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Sen. Alexander Anderson

Former Senator for Tennessee

Anderson was a senator from Tennessee and was a Democrat. He served from 1840 to 1841.

Photo of Sen. Alexander Anderson [D-TN, 1840-1841]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1840 to Mar 1841, Anderson missed 48 of 298 roll call votes, which is 16.1%. This is better than the median of 22.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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