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Sen. Henry Dodge

Former Senator for Wisconsin

Dodge was a senator from Wisconsin and was a Democrat. He served from 1851 to 1857.

He was previously a senator from Wisconsin as a Democrat from 1848 to 1851; the representative for Wisconsin as a Democrat from 1843 to 1845; and the representative for Wisconsin as a Democrat from 1841 to 1843.

Photo of Sen. Henry Dodge [D-WI, 1851-1857]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jun 1848 to Mar 1857, Dodge missed 499 of 2,066 roll call votes, which is 24.2%. This is on par with the median of 27.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1857. 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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