Stevenson was Vice President of the United States (and President of the Senate) and was a Democratic. He served from 1893 to 1897.
He was previously the representative for Illinois’s 13th congressional district as a Democrat from 1879 to 1881; and the representative for Illinois’s 13th congressional district as a Democrat from 1875 to 1877.
From Dec 1875 to Mar 1881, Stevenson missed 93 of 767 roll call votes, which is 12.1%. This is better than the median of 27.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1881. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1875-Mar 1876||60||7||11.7%||32nd|
|Dec 1876-Mar 1877||125||17||13.6%||33rd|
|Dec 1879-Feb 1880||35||2||5.7%||11th|
|Dec 1880-Mar 1881||119||11||9.2%||8th|
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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo