Sen. John Berrien

Former Senator from Georgia, Whig

Berrien, a Whig, was a senator from Georgia from 1847 to 1853.

He was previously a senator from Georgia (1841-1847); and a senator from Georgia (1825-1829; Jackson).

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Voting Record

From Dec 1825 to May 1852, Berrien missed 517 of 2,920 roll call votes, which is 17.7%. This is better than the median of 22.2% among the lifetime records of senators serving in May 1852. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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