Sen. James Beck

Former Senator from Kentucky, Democrat

Beck, a Democrat, was a senator from Kentucky from 1889 to 1891.

He was previously a senator from Kentucky (1883-1889); a senator from Kentucky (1877-1883); the representative for Kentucky's 7th congressional district (1873-1875); and the representative for Kentucky's 7th congressional district (1867-1873).

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Voting Record

From Mar 1877 to May 1890, Beck missed 1,108 of 3,541 roll call votes, which is 31.3%. This is on par with the median of 35.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in May 1890. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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