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Sen. William Hunter

Former Senator for Rhode Island

Hunter was a senator from Rhode Island and was a Federalist. He served from 1815 to 1821.

He was previously a senator from Rhode Island as a Federalist from 1811 to 1815.

Photo of Sen. William Hunter [F-RI, 1815-1821]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Nov 1811 to Mar 1821, Hunter missed 162 of 907 roll call votes, which is 17.9%. This is on par with the median of 12.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1821. 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.

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Primary Sources

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