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Sen. James Mead

Former Senator for New York

Mead was a senator from New York and was a Democrat. He served from 1938 to 1946.

He was previously the representative for New York’s 42nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1931 to 1936; the representative for New York’s 42nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1927 to 1931; the representative for New York’s 42nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1925 to 1927; the representative for New York’s 42nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1923 to 1925; and the representative for New York’s 42nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1919 to 1923.

Photo of Sen. James Mead [D-NY, 1938-1946]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

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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Primary Sources

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