Sen. Carey Kefauver

Former Senator from Tennessee, Democrat

Kefauver, a Democrat, was a senator from Tennessee from 1949 to 1963.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district (1939-1948).

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Voting Record

From Jan 1949 to Aug 1963, Kefauver missed 438 of 2,511 roll call votes, which is 17.4%. This is much worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Aug 1963. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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