Sen. Edwin Mechem
Former Senator from New Mexico
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See Also: Bioguide
From Jan 1963 to Sep 1964, Mechem missed 24 of 495 roll call votes, which is 4.8%. This is better than the median of 5.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Sep 1964. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo