Mead, a Democrat, was a senator from New York from 1938 to 1946.
He was previously the representative for New York's 42nd congressional district (1931-1936); the representative for New York's 42nd congressional district (1927-1931); the representative for New York's 42nd congressional district (1925-1927); the representative for New York's 42nd congressional district (1923-1925); and the representative for New York's 42nd congressional district (1919-1923).
From Jan 1939 to Aug 1946, Mead missed 123 of 922 roll call votes, which is 13.3%. This is on par with the median of 13.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Aug 1946. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo