Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1843
Rep. William Simonton [W-PA10, 1839-1843] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district.
Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 10th District, Whig
Simonton, a Whig, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district from 1839 to 1843.
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1843, Simonton missed 580 of 1,725 roll call votes, which is 33.6%. This is worse than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||24||14.1%||33rd|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||21||17.1%||17th|
|Dec 1841-Mar 1842||204||30||14.7%||26th|
|Dec 1842-Mar 1843||172||165||95.9%||98th|
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