Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1915
Sen. John Thornton [D-LA, 1910-1915] leaves office as Senator from Louisiana.
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Former Senator from Louisiana, Democrat
Thornton, a Democrat, was a senator from Louisiana from 1910 to 1915.
From Jul 1909 to Mar 1915, Thornton missed 226 of 1,021 roll call votes, which is 22.1%. This is better than the median of 30.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1915. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1910-Mar 1911||52||4||7.7%||17th|
|Dec 1911-Mar 1912||35||2||5.7%||10th|
|Dec 1912-Mar 1913||111||22||19.8%||36th|
|Dec 1913-Feb 1914||59||53||89.8%||97th|
|Dec 1914-Mar 1915||117||37||31.6%||50th|
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