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Sen. Absalom Robertson

Former Senator for Virginia

Robertson, a Democrat, was a senator from Virginia from 1946 to 1966.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 7th congressional district (1935-1946); and the representative for Virginia’s at-large district (1933-1934).

Photo of Sen. Absalom Robertson [D-VA, 1946-1966]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1945 to Oct 1966, Robertson missed 620 of 3,901 roll call votes, which is 15.9%. This is worse than the median of 11.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1966. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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