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Sen. John Kerr

Former Senator for Maryland

Kerr, a Whig, was a senator from Maryland from 1841 to 1843.

He was previously the representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district (1831-1833); the representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district (1827-1829; Adams); and the representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district (1825-1827; Adams).

Photo of Sen. John Kerr [W-MD, 1841-1843]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1841 to Mar 1843, Kerr missed 309 of 882 roll call votes, which is 35.0%. This is much worse than the median of 18.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1843. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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