Pierce, a Democrat, was the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district from 1903 to 1905.
He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district (1901-1903); the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district (1899-1901); the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district (1897-1899); the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district (1891-1893); the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district (1889-1891); and the representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district (1883-1885).
From Dec 1883 to Mar 1905, Pierce missed 588 of 1,827 roll call votes, which is 32.2%. This is on par with the median of 29.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1905. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1883-Feb 1884||34||1||2.9%||0th|
|Dec 1884-Mar 1885||146||8||5.5%||0th|
|Dec 1889-Feb 1890||80||32||40.0%||70th|
|Dec 1890-Mar 1891||173||37||21.4%||34th|
|Dec 1891-Mar 1892||58||11||19.0%||27th|
|Dec 1892-Mar 1893||81||37||45.7%||70th|
|Dec 1897-Feb 1898||29||11||37.9%||76th|
|Dec 1898-Mar 1899||37||7||18.9%||29th|
|Dec 1899-Feb 1900||21||6||28.6%||43rd|
|Dec 1900-Mar 1901||62||30||48.4%||85th|
|Dec 1901-Feb 1902||19||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1902-Mar 1903||114||72||63.2%||92nd|
|Dec 1903-Apr 1904||49||12||24.5%||34th|
|Dec 1904-Mar 1905||32||9||28.1%||55th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000