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Sen. William Cocke

Former Senator for Tennessee

Cocke was a senator from Tennessee and was a Republican. He served from 1799 to 1805.

He was previously a senator from Tennessee as a Republican from 1796 to 1797.

Photo of Sen. William Cocke [R-TN, 1799-1805]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1797 to Mar 1805, Cocke missed 26 of 378 roll call votes, which is 6.9%. This is better than the median of 10.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1805. 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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