Sen. Robert Hunter

Former Senator from Virginia


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1859-1861 Senator Virginia
1853-1859 Senator Virginia
1847-1853 Senator Virginia
1845-1847 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1839-1843 Representative Virginia's 9th District
1837-1839 Representative Virginia's 9th District

See Also: Bioguide


Voting Record

From Dec 1847 to Mar 1861, Hunter missed 745 of 3,536 roll call votes, which is 21.1%. This is worse than the median of 20.2% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1861. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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