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Sen. Joseph Foraker

Former Senator for Ohio

Foraker was a senator from Ohio and was a Republican. He served from 1903 to 1909.

He was previously a senator from Ohio as a Republican from 1897 to 1903.

Photo of Sen. Joseph Foraker [R-OH, 1903-1909]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1897 to Mar 1909, Foraker missed 153 of 969 roll call votes, which is 15.8%. This is better than the median of 26.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1909. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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

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Primary Sources

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