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Sen. Edward Walthall

Former Senator for Mississippi

Walthall was a senator from Mississippi and was a Democrat. He served from 1895 to 1899.

He was previously a senator from Mississippi as a Democrat from 1889 to 1895; and a senator from Mississippi as a Democrat from 1885 to 1889.

Photo of Sen. Edward Walthall [D-MS, 1895-1899]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1885 to Apr 1898, Walthall missed 542 of 2,126 roll call votes, which is 25.5%. This is better than the median of 33.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Apr 1898. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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

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Primary Sources

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