Sen. Francis Blair Jr.

Former Senator from Missouri, Democrat

Blair, a Democrat, was a senator from Missouri from 1871 to 1873.

He was previously the representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district (1863-1865; Unconditional Unionist); the representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district (1861-1863; Republican); the representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district (1859-1861; Republican); and the representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district (1857-1859; Ind. Democrat).

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Voting Record

From Jan 1870 to Mar 1873, Blair missed 290 of 963 roll call votes, which is 30.1%. This is on par with the median of 31.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1873. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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