Sen. Everett Dirksen (R)

Former Senator from Illinois

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1957-1968 Senator Illinois
1951-1956 Senator Illinois
1947-1948 Representative Illinois's 16th District
1939-1946 Representative Illinois's 16th District
1937-1938 Representative Illinois's 16th District
1935-1936 Representative Illinois's 16th District
1933-1934 Representative Illinois's 16th District
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Voting Record

From Jan 1951 to Oct 1968, Dirksen missed 245 of 3,583 roll call votes, which is 6.8%. This is better than the median of 9.4% 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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