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Sen. Allen Thurman

Former Senator for Ohio

Thurman was a senator from Ohio and was a Democrat. He served from 1875 to 1881.

He was previously a senator from Ohio as a Democrat from 1869 to 1875; and the representative for Ohio’s 8th congressional district as a Democrat from 1845 to 1847.

Photo of Sen. Allen Thurman [D-OH, 1875-1881]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1869 to Mar 1881, Thurman missed 1,481 of 3,553 roll call votes, which is 41.7%. This is much worse than the median of 29.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1881. 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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