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Sen. Alexander Ramsey

Former Senator for Minnesota

Ramsey, a Republican, was a senator from Minnesota from 1863 to 1875.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district (1845-1847; Whig); and the representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district (1843-1845; Whig).

Photo of Sen. Alexander Ramsey [R-MN, 1863-1875]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1863 to Mar 1875, Ramsey missed 727 of 3,779 roll call votes, which is 19.2%. This is better than the median of 31.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1875. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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