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Sen. James Boggs

Former Senator for Delaware

Boggs was a senator from Delaware and was a Republican. He served from 1961 to 1972.

He was previously the representative for Delaware’s at-large district as a Republican from 1947 to 1952.

Photo of Sen. James Boggs [R-DE, 1961-1972]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1961 to Oct 1972, Boggs missed 266 of 3,676 roll call votes, which is 7.2%. This is better than the median of 14.6% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1972. 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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