Sen. Everett Dirksen

Former Senator from Illinois, Republican

Dirksen, a Republican, was a senator from Illinois from 1951 to 1968.

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district (1933-1948).


Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1951 to Oct 1968, Dirksen missed 484 of 3,585 roll call votes, which is 13.5%. This is on par with the median of 13.6% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1968. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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