Hunter, a Republican, was a senator from South Carolina from 1796 to 1799.
He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1793-1795).
From Jan 1797 to Dec 1798, Hunter missed 100 of 186 roll call votes, which is 53.8%. This is much worse than the median of 20.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1798. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1797-Feb 1798||17||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1798-Mar 1799||2||2||100.0%||94th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000