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Sen. Edgar Cowan

Former Senator for Pennsylvania

Cowan was a senator from Pennsylvania and was a Republican. He served from 1861 to 1867.

Photo of Sen. Edgar Cowan [R-PA, 1861-1867]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1861 to Mar 1867, Cowan missed 542 of 1,899 roll call votes, which is 28.5%. This is worse than the median of 23.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1867. 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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