Sen. Benjamin Shively

Former Senator from Indiana, Democrat

Shively, a Democrat, was a senator from Indiana from 1915 to 1917.

He was previously a senator from Indiana (1909-1915); the representative for Indiana's 13th congressional district (1891-1893); the representative for Indiana's 13th congressional district (1889-1891); the representative for Indiana's 13th congressional district (1887-1889); and the representative for Indiana's 13th congressional district (1883-1885; National Greenbacker).

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Apr 1909 to Dec 1916, Shively missed 392 of 1,296 roll call votes, which is 30.2%. This is on par with the median of 32.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1916. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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