Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. William Carter [W-TN1, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 1st District, Whig
Carter, a Whig, was the representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district (1837-1839); and the representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district (1835-1837).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1841, Carter missed 336 of 1,685 roll call votes, which is 19.9%. This is better 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 1835-Feb 1836||57||10||17.5%||69th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||9||6.6%||3rd|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||3||5.8%||14th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||24||16.6%||25th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||23||13.5%||24th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||77||62.6%||88th|
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