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Sen. John Hale

Former Senator for New Hampshire

Hale was a senator from New Hampshire and was a Republican. He served from 1859 to 1865.

He was previously a senator from New Hampshire as a Republican from 1855 to 1859; a senator from New Hampshire as a Free Soil from 1847 to 1853; and the representative for New Hampshire as a Democrat from 1843 to 1845.

Photo of Sen. John Hale [R-NH, 1859-1865]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1847 to Mar 1865, Hale missed 1,500 of 4,357 roll call votes, which is 34.4%. This is worse than the median of 18.5% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1865. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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