Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1869
Rep. Thaddeus Stevens [R-PA9, 1865-1869] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district.
Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 9th District, Republican
Stevens, a Republican, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district from 1865 to 1869.
He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district (1863-1865); the representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district (1861-1863); the representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district (1859-1861); the representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district (1851-1853; Whig); and the representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district (1849-1851; Whig).
From Dec 1849 to Feb 1869, Stevens missed 1,200 of 3,831 roll call votes, which is 31.3%. This is worse than the median of 26.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 1869. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||108||17||15.7%||20th|
|Dec 1850-Mar 1851||133||64||48.1%||80th|
|Dec 1851-Mar 1852||96||62||64.6%||80th|
|Dec 1852-Mar 1853||114||80||70.2%||80th|
|Dec 1859-Feb 1860||69||22||31.9%||87th|
|Dec 1860-Mar 1861||141||40||28.4%||78th|
|Dec 1861-Feb 1862||75||10||13.3%||34th|
|Dec 1862-Mar 1863||273||46||16.8%||39th|
|Dec 1863-Feb 1864||130||11||8.5%||26th|
|Dec 1864-Mar 1865||171||23||13.5%||37th|
|Dec 1865-Feb 1866||105||6||5.7%||18th|
|Dec 1866-Mar 1867||224||69||30.8%||75th|
|Dec 1867-Feb 1868||142||82||57.7%||95th|
|Dec 1868-Mar 1869||1||0||0.0%||0th|
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