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Sen. Benning Jenness

Former Senator for New Hampshire

Jenness was a senator from New Hampshire and was a Democrat. He served from 1845 to 1847.

Photo of Sen. Benning Jenness [D-NH, 1845-1847]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1845 to Jun 1846, Jenness missed 14 of 108 roll call votes, which is 13.0%. This is better than the median of 16.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jun 1846. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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

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Primary Sources

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