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Sen. John Niles

Former Senator for Connecticut

Niles was a senator from Connecticut and was a Democrat. He served from 1843 to 1849.

He was previously a senator from Connecticut as a Democrat from 1835 to 1839.

Photo of Sen. John Niles [D-CT, 1843-1849]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1849, Niles missed 256 of 1,874 roll call votes, which is 13.7%. This is better than the median of 19.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1849. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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