Dolliver was a senator from Iowa and was a Republican. He served from 1907 to 1910.
He was previously a senator from Iowa as a Republican from 1900 to 1907; the representative for Iowa’s 10th congressional district as a Republican from 1899 to 1900; the representative for Iowa’s 10th congressional district as a Republican from 1895 to 1899; the representative for Iowa’s 10th congressional district as a Republican from 1893 to 1895; the representative for Iowa’s 10th congressional district as a Republican from 1891 to 1893; and the representative for Iowa’s 10th congressional district as a Republican from 1889 to 1891.
From Dec 1900 to Jun 1910, Dolliver missed 171 of 713 roll call votes, which is 24.0%. This is on par with the median of 26.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jun 1910. 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1900-Mar 1901||80||19||23.8%||28th|
|Dec 1901-Feb 1902||26||7||26.9%||51st|
|Dec 1903-Apr 1904||36||15||41.7%||50th|
|Dec 1904-Mar 1905||56||9||16.1%||29th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo