Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1839
Rep. Richard Cheatham [W-TN11, 1837-1839] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 11th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 11th District, Whig
Cheatham, a Whig, was the representative for Tennessee's 11th congressional district from 1837 to 1839.
From Sep 1837 to Mar 1839, Cheatham missed 53 of 475 roll call votes, which is 11.2%. This is better than the median of 23.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1839. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||6||11.5%||27th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||20||13.8%||14th|
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