Sen. Joseph Wright

Former Senator from Indiana, Unionist

Wright, a Unionist, was a senator from Indiana from 1862 to 1863.

He was previously the representative for Indiana's 7th congressional district (1843-1845; Democrat).

Photo

Voting Record

From Feb 1862 to Jan 1863, Wright missed 21 of 400 roll call votes, which is 5.3%. This is better than the median of 20.5% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jan 1863. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

Show the numbers...

Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: