Sen. Harry Byrd

Former Senator from Virginia

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1959-1964 Senator,
Virginia
1953-1958 Senator,
Virginia
1947-1952 Senator,
Virginia
1935-1946 Senator,
Virginia
1933-1934 Senator,
Virginia

See Also: Bioguide

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Voting Record

From Mar 1933 to Oct 1964, Byrd missed 336 of 4,457 roll call votes, which is 7.5%. This is worse than the median of 5.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1964. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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