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Sen. John Hale

Former Senator for New Hampshire

Hale, a Republican, was a senator from New Hampshire from 1859 to 1865.

He was previously a senator from New Hampshire (1855-1859); a senator from New Hampshire (1847-1853; Free Soil); and the representative for New Hampshire (1843-1845; Democrat).

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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