Sen. Robert Johnson

Former Senator from Arkansas, Democrat

Johnson, a Democrat, was a senator from Arkansas from 1855 to 1861.

He was previously a senator from Arkansas (1853-1855); the representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district (1851-1853); the representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district (1849-1851); and the representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district (1847-1849).

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Voting Record

From Dec 1853 to Mar 1861, Johnson missed 914 of 2,281 roll call votes, which is 40.1%. This is much worse than the median of 21.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1861. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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