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).
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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1857-Feb 1858||57||5||8.8%||0th|
|Dec 1858-Mar 1859||269||19||7.1%||0th|
|Dec 1859-Feb 1860||43||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1860-Mar 1861||232||38||16.4%||20th|
|Dec 1861-Feb 1862||73||17||23.3%||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