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Sen. Davis Elkins

Former Senator for West Virginia

Elkins was a senator from West Virginia and was a Republican. He served from 1919 to 1925.

He was previously a senator from West Virginia as a Republican from 1911 to 1911.

Photo of Sen. Davis Elkins [R-WV, 1919-1925]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1911 to Mar 1925, Elkins missed 796 of 1,396 roll call votes, which is 57.0%. This is much worse than the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1925. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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