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Sen. George Poindexter

Former Senator for Mississippi

Poindexter, a Jackson, was a senator from Mississippi from 1830 to 1835.

He was previously the representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district (1817-1819; Republican); the representative for Mississippi (1811-1813); and the representative for Mississippi (1807-1811).

Photo of Sen. George Poindexter [J-MS, 1830-1835]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1830 to Mar 1835, Poindexter missed 101 of 734 roll call votes, which is 13.8%. This is on par with the median of 15.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1835. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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