Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. Virgil Parris [D-ME5, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for Maine's 5th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Maine’s 5th District, Democrat
Parris, a Democrat, was the representative for Maine's 5th congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for Maine's 5th congressional district (1837-1839).
From May 1838 to Mar 1841, Parris missed 413 of 1,009 roll call votes, which is 40.9%. This is worse than the median of 30.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||31||21.4%||43rd|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||57||33.5%||78th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||72||58.5%||86th|
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