Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. William Hastings [W-MA9, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Massachusetts’s 9th District, Whig
Hastings, a Whig, was the representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
He was previously the representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district (1837-1839).
From Sep 1837 to Jan 1843, Hastings missed 615 of 1,819 roll call votes, which is 33.8%. This is worse than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1837-Feb 1838||52||11||21.2%||68th|
|Dec 1838-Mar 1839||145||44||30.3%||70th|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||28||16.5%||42nd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||86||69.9%||97th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||202||86||42.6%||87th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||1||1||100.0%||99th|
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