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Rep. Samuel Arnell

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 6th District

Arnell was the representative for Tennessee’s 6th congressional district and was most recently a Republican (1867-1871) and previously an Unconditional Unionist (1865-1867). He served from 1865 to 1871.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1866 to Mar 1871, Arnell missed 465 of 1,479 roll call votes, which is 31.4%. This is worse than the median of 25.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1871. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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