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Sen. Henry Davis

Former Senator for West Virginia

Davis was a senator from West Virginia and was a Democrat. He served from 1877 to 1883.

He was previously a senator from West Virginia as a Democrat from 1871 to 1877.

Photo of Sen. Henry Davis [D-WV, 1877-1883]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1871 to Mar 1883, Davis missed 1,164 of 3,797 roll call votes, which is 30.7%. This is on par with the median of 30.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1883. 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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Primary Sources

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