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Sen. Andrew Johnson

Former Senator for Tennessee

Johnson was a senator from Tennessee and was a Democrat. He served from 1875 to 1875.

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

Photo of Sen. Andrew Johnson [D-TN, 1875-1875]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

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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Primary Sources

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