Sen. Andrew Johnson

Former Senator from Tennessee, Democrat

Johnson, a Democrat, was a senator from Tennessee from 1875 to 1875.

He was previously President of the United States (1865-1869; Democratic); Vice President of the United States (and President of the Senate) (1865-1865; Democratic); a senator from Tennessee (1857-1863); the representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district (1851-1853); the representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district (1849-1851); the representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district (1847-1849); the representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district (1845-1847); and the representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district (1843-1845).

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Voting Record

From Mar 1857 to Mar 1875, Johnson missed 240 of 1,529 roll call votes, which is 15.7%. This is better than the median of 31.2% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1875. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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