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Sen. George McDuffie

Former Senator for South Carolina

McDuffie, a Democrat, was a senator from South Carolina from 1842 to 1847.

He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1833-1835; Nullifier); the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1831-1833; Nullifier); the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1829-1831; Jackson); the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1827-1829; Jackson); the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1825-1827; Jackson); the representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district (1823-1825); and the representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district (1821-1823; Republican).

Photo of Sen. George McDuffie [D-SC, 1842-1847]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Feb 1842 to Aug 1846, McDuffie missed 229 of 685 roll call votes, which is 33.4%. This is much worse than the median of 16.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Aug 1846. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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