Yancey, a Democrat, was the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district from 1845 to 1847.
He was previously the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district (1843-1845).
From Jan 1844 to Aug 1846, Yancey missed 332 of 690 roll call votes, which is 48.1%. This is much worse than the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 1846. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||4||1||25.0%||68th|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||67||39.4%||93rd|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||149||41||27.5%||60th|
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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo