Sen. Frank Gary
Former Senator for South Carolina
Gary was a senator from South Carolina and was a Democrat. He served from 1908 to 1909.
From Mar 1908 to Mar 1909, Gary missed 14 of 84 roll call votes, which is 16.7%. This is better than the median of 26.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1909. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- 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