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Sen. Hopkins Turney

Former Senator for Tennessee

Turney was a senator from Tennessee and was a Democrat. He served from 1845 to 1851.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1839 to 1843; and the representative for Tennessee’s 5th congressional district as a Democrat from 1837 to 1839.

Photo of Sen. Hopkins Turney [D-TN, 1845-1851]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1845 to Mar 1851, Turney missed 139 of 1,226 roll call votes, which is 11.3%. This is better than the median of 19.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1851. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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