Sen. Robert Rhett

Former Senator from South Carolina, Democrat

Rhett, a Democrat, was a senator from South Carolina from 1850 to 1853.

He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district (1847-1849); the representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district (1845-1847); the representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district (1843-1845); the representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1839-1843); and the representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district (1837-1839; Nullifier).

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Voting Record

From Jan 1851 to Dec 1852, Rhett missed 112 of 224 roll call votes, which is 50.0%. This is much worse than the median of 22.2% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1852. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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