Hunter was the representative for Kentucky’s 11th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1903 to 1905.
He was previously the representative for Kentucky’s 3rd congressional district as a Republican from 1895 to 1897; and the representative for Kentucky’s 3rd congressional district as a Republican from 1887 to 1889.
From Dec 1887 to Mar 1905, Hunter missed 173 of 563 roll call votes, which is 30.7%. This is on par with the median of 29.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1905. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1887-Feb 1888||39||16||41.0%||62nd|
|Dec 1888-Mar 1889||113||33||29.2%||33rd|
|Dec 1895-Feb 1896||18||12||66.7%||99th|
|Dec 1896-Mar 1897||62||12||19.4%||12th|
|Dec 1903-Apr 1904||49||40||81.6%||97th|
|Dec 1904-Mar 1905||32||8||25.0%||47th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000