Rep. John Crittenden

Former Representative from Kentucky’s 8th District, Unionist

Crittenden, a Unionist, was the representative for Kentucky's 8th congressional district from 1861 to 1863.

He was previously a senator from Kentucky (1855-1861; American); a senator from Kentucky (1842-1849; Whig); a senator from Kentucky (1835-1841; Whig); and a senator from Kentucky (1817-1819; Republican).


Voting Record

From Jul 1861 to Mar 1863, Crittenden missed 311 of 638 roll call votes, which is 48.7%. This is much worse than the median of 27.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1863. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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