Sen. James Chesnut Jr.

Former Senator from South Carolina, Democrat

Chesnut, a Democrat, was a senator from South Carolina from 1858 to 1861.

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Voting Record

From Jan 1858 to Jun 1860, Chesnut missed 158 of 622 roll call votes, which is 25.4%. This is on par with the median of 21.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jun 1860. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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