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Sen. Thomas Metcalfe

Former Senator for Kentucky

Metcalfe was a senator from Kentucky and was a Whig. He served from 1848 to 1849.

He was previously the representative for Kentucky’s 2nd congressional district as an Adams from 1827 to 1829; the representative for Kentucky’s 2nd congressional district as an Adams from 1825 to 1827; the representative for Kentucky’s 2nd congressional district as a Whig from 1823 to 1825; the representative for Kentucky’s 4th congressional district as a Republican from 1821 to 1823; and the representative for Kentucky’s 4th congressional district as a Republican from 1819 to 1821.

Photo of Sen. Thomas Metcalfe [W-KY, 1848-1849]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Apr 1848 to Mar 1849, Metcalfe missed 43 of 204 roll call votes, which is 21.1%. This is on par with the median of 19.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1849. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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