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Sen. Benjamin Tillman

Former Senator from South Carolina, Democrat

Tillman, a Democrat, was a senator from South Carolina from 1907 to 1919.

He was previously a senator from South Carolina (1901-1907); and a senator from South Carolina (1895-1901).

Photo of Sen. Benjamin Tillman [D-SC, 1907-1919]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1895 to Jul 1918, Tillman missed 1,603 of 3,094 roll call votes, which is 51.8%. This is much worse than the median of 29.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jul 1918. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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