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Sen. Alva Adams

Former Senator for Colorado

Adams was a senator from Colorado and was a Democrat. He served from 1933 to 1941.

He was previously a senator from Colorado as a Democrat from 1923 to 1925.

Photo of Sen. Alva Adams [D-CO, 1933-1941]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1923 to Nov 1941, Adams missed 76 of 1,103 roll call votes, which is 6.9%. This is better than the median of 18.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Nov 1941. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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