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Sen. Pierce Butler

Former Senator for South Carolina

Butler, a Republican, was a senator from South Carolina from 1802 to 1805.

He was previously a senator from South Carolina (1793-1797); and a senator from South Carolina (1789-1793; Democratic Republican).

Photo of Sen. Pierce Butler [R-SC, 1802-1805]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jul 1789 to Mar 1805, Butler missed 204 of 447 roll call votes, which is 45.6%. This is much worse than the median of 10.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1805. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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