Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1851
Rep. William Nelson [W-NY7, 1849-1851] leaves office as Representative for New York's 7th congressional district.
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Former Representative from New York’s 7th District, Whig
Nelson, a Whig, was the representative for New York's 7th congressional district from 1849 to 1851.
He was previously the representative for New York's 7th congressional district (1847-1849).
From Dec 1847 to Mar 1851, Nelson missed 113 of 1,050 roll call votes, which is 10.8%. This is better than the median of 21.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1851. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1847-Mar 1848||101||15||14.9%||26th|
|Dec 1848-Mar 1849||155||29||18.7%||43rd|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||108||13||12.0%||34th|
|Dec 1850-Mar 1851||133||13||9.8%||16th|
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