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Sen. James Farley

Former Senator for California

Farley was a senator from California and was a Democrat. He served from 1879 to 1885.

Photo of Sen. James Farley [D-CA, 1879-1885]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1879 to Mar 1885, Farley missed 899 of 1,984 roll call votes, which is 45.3%. This is worse than the median of 32.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1885. 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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