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Sen. Benjamin Howland

Former Senator for Rhode Island

Howland was a senator from Rhode Island and was a Republican. He served from 1804 to 1809.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Oct 1803 to Mar 1809, Howland missed 38 of 282 roll call votes, which is 13.5%. This is on par with the median of 12.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1809. 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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