Rep. William Thomas Crawford
Former Representative for North Carolina’s 10th District
Crawford was the representative for North Carolina’s 10th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1907 to 1909.
He was previously the representative for North Carolina’s 9th congressional district as a Democrat from 1899 to 1901; the representative for North Carolina’s 9th congressional district as a Democrat from 1893 to 1895; and the representative for North Carolina’s 9th congressional district as a Democrat from 1891 to 1893.
From Dec 1891 to Mar 1909, Crawford missed 265 of 1,050 roll call votes, which is 25.2%. This is on par with the median of 30.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1909. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1891-Mar 1892||58||9||15.5%||29th|
|Dec 1892-Mar 1893||81||15||18.5%||10th|
|Dec 1893-Mar 1894||134||10||7.5%||10th|
|Dec 1894-Mar 1895||48||9||18.8%||49th|
|Dec 1899-Feb 1900||21||2||9.5%||5th|
|Dec 1907-May 1908||270||132||48.9%||70th|
|Dec 1908-Mar 1909||42||14||33.3%||61st|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000