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Sen. James Harlan

Former Senator for Iowa

Harlan, a Republican, was a senator from Iowa from 1867 to 1873.

He was previously a senator from Iowa (1861-1865); and a senator from Iowa (1855-1861).

Photo of Sen. James Harlan [R-IA, 1867-1873]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1856 to Mar 1873, Harlan missed 894 of 5,404 roll call votes, which is 16.5%. This is better than the median of 31.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1873. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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