Sen. Dixon Lewis

Former Senator from Alabama, Democrat

Lewis, a Democrat, was a senator from Alabama from 1847 to 1849.

He was previously a senator from Alabama (1844-1847); the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district (1843-1845); the representative for Alabama (1841-1843); the representative for Alabama's 4th congressional district (1839-1841); the representative for Alabama's 4th congressional district (1837-1839); the representative for Alabama's 4th congressional district (1835-1837; Nullifier); the representative for Alabama's 4th congressional district (1833-1835; Nullifier); the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district (1831-1833; Jackson); and the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district (1829-1831; Jackson).

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Voting Record

From May 1844 to Mar 1849, Lewis missed 212 of 882 roll call votes, which is 24.0%. This is worse than the median of 19.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1849. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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