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Sen. James Lane

Former Senator for Kansas

Lane was a senator from Kansas and was a Republican. He served from 1865 to 1867.

He was previously a senator from Kansas as a Republican from 1861 to 1865; and the representative for Indiana’s 4th congressional district as a Democrat from 1853 to 1855.

Photo of Sen. James Lane [R-KS, 1865-1867]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1861 to Jan 1867, Lane missed 378 of 1,557 roll call votes, which is 24.3%. This is on par with the median of 23.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jan 1867. 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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