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Sen. Frank Carlson

Former Senator for Kansas

Carlson was a senator from Kansas and was a Republican. He served from 1950 to 1968.

He was previously the representative for Kansas’s 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1935 to 1946.

Photo of Sen. Frank Carlson [R-KS, 1950-1968]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1949 to Oct 1968, Carlson missed 464 of 4,040 roll call votes, which is 11.5%. 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.

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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