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Sen. Jacob Read

Former Senator for South Carolina

Read was a senator from South Carolina and was a Federalist. He served from 1795 to 1801.

Photo of Sen. Jacob Read [F-SC, 1795-1801]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jun 1795 to Mar 1801, Read missed 22 of 408 roll call votes, which is 5.4%. This is better than the median of 15.7% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1801. 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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