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Sen. John Sherman

Former Senator for Ohio

Sherman was a senator from Ohio and was a Republican. He served from 1893 to 1897.

He was previously a senator from Ohio as a Republican from 1887 to 1893; a senator from Ohio as a Republican from 1881 to 1887; a senator from Ohio as a Republican from 1873 to 1877; a senator from Ohio as a Republican from 1861 to 1873; the representative for Ohio’s 13th congressional district as a Republican from 1859 to 1861; the representative for Ohio’s 13th congressional district as a Republican from 1857 to 1859; and the representative for Ohio’s 13th congressional district as an Ind. Republican-Democrat from 1855 to 1857.

Photo of Sen. John Sherman [R-OH, 1893-1897]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1861 to Jun 1897, Sherman missed 2,314 of 8,760 roll call votes, which is 26.4%. This is better than the median of 33.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jun 1897. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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