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Sen. Carter Glass

Former Senator for Virginia

Glass was a senator from Virginia and was a Democrat. He served from 1931 to 1946.

He was previously a senator from Virginia as a Democrat from 1925 to 1931; a senator from Virginia as a Democrat from 1920 to 1925; the representative for Virginia’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1915 to 1918; the representative for Virginia’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1907 to 1915; the representative for Virginia’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1905 to 1907; the representative for Virginia’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1903 to 1905; and the representative for Virginia’s 6th congressional district as a Democrat from 1902 to 1903.

Photo of Sen. Carter Glass [D-VA, 1931-1946]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Feb 1920 to May 1946, Glass missed 1,539 of 3,787 roll call votes, which is 40.6%. This is much worse than the median of 13.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in May 1946. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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