Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1841
Rep. William Graves [W-KY8, 1839-1841] leaves office as Representative for Kentucky's 8th congressional district.
Former Representative from Kentucky’s 8th District, Whig
Graves, a Whig, was the representative for Kentucky's 8th congressional district from 1839 to 1841.
He was previously the representative for Kentucky's 8th congressional district (1837-1839); and the representative for Kentucky's 8th congressional district (1835-1837).
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1841, Graves missed 623 of 1,685 roll call votes, which is 37.0%. 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 1835-Feb 1836||57||12||21.1%||76th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||31||22.8%||48th|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||16||30.8%||76th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||48||33.1%||68th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||36||21.2%||49th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||72||58.5%||86th|
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