Sen. James Vardaman
Former Senator from Mississippi
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From Mar 1913 to Mar 1919, Vardaman missed 234 of 1,326 roll call votes, which is 17.6%. This is better than the median of 27.6% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1919. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Elligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1913-Feb 1914||59||3||5.1%||4th|
|Dec 1914-Mar 1915||117||29||24.8%||40th|
|Dec 1915-Feb 1916||40||6||15.0%||32nd|
|Dec 1916-Mar 1917||157||37||23.6%||40th|
|Dec 1917-Feb 1918||33||6||18.2%||47th|
|Dec 1918-Mar 1919||53||9||17.0%||27th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo