Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1851
Sen. Hopkins Turney [D-TN, 1845-1851] leaves office as Senator from Tennessee.
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Former Senator from Tennessee, Democrat
Turney, a Democrat, was a senator from Tennessee from 1845 to 1851.
He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district (1839-1843); and the representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district (1837-1839).
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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||29||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||126||9||7.1%||15th|
|Dec 1847-Mar 1848||82||3||3.7%||3rd|
|Dec 1848-Mar 1849||80||6||7.5%||6th|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||22||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1850-Mar 1851||141||27||19.1%||48th|
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