Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1851
Rep. Thomas King [W-GA1, 1849-1851] leaves office as Representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Georgia’s 1st District, Whig
King, a Whig, was the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district from 1849 to 1851.
He was previously the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1847-1849); the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district (1845-1847); and the representative for Georgia (1839-1843).
From Dec 1839 to Sep 1850, King missed 1,363 of 2,904 roll call votes, which is 46.9%. This is much worse than the median of 21.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1850. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||92||54.1%||85th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||68||55.3%||71st|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||183||89.7%||95th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||72||41.9%||70th|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||149||44||29.5%||54th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||179||81||45.3%||80th|
|Dec 1847-Mar 1848||101||33||32.7%||68th|
|Dec 1848-Mar 1849||155||54||34.8%||84th|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||54||54||100.0%||99th|
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