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Sen. Charles Farwell

Former Senator for Illinois

Farwell was a senator from Illinois and was a Republican. He served from 1887 to 1891.

He was previously the representative for Illinois’s 3rd congressional district as a Republican from 1881 to 1883; the representative for Illinois’s 3rd congressional district as a Republican from 1875 to 1877; the representative for Illinois’s 3rd congressional district as a Republican from 1873 to 1875; and the representative for Illinois’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1871 to 1873.

Photo of Sen. Charles Farwell [R-IL, 1887-1891]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jul 1886 to Mar 1891, Farwell missed 611 of 1,029 roll call votes, which is 59.4%. This is much worse than the median of 35.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1891. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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