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Rep. Cave Johnson

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 9th District

Johnson was the representative for Tennessee’s 9th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1843 to 1845.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee’s 11th congressional district as a Democrat from 1839 to 1843; the representative for Tennessee’s 11th congressional district as a Jackson from 1835 to 1837; the representative for Tennessee’s 11th congressional district as a Jackson from 1833 to 1835; the representative for Tennessee’s 8th congressional district as a Jackson from 1831 to 1833; and the representative for Tennessee’s 8th congressional district as a Jackson from 1829 to 1831.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1829 to Mar 1845, Johnson missed 732 of 3,842 roll call votes, which is 19.1%. This is better than the median of 23.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1845. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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