Sen. Robert Hunter

Former Senator from Virginia

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1859-1861 Senator,
1853-1859 Senator,
1847-1853 Senator,
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 739 of 3,519 roll call votes, which is 21.0%. This is worse than the median of 20.4% 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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