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Sen. Josiah Evans

Former Senator for South Carolina

Evans was a senator from South Carolina and was a Democrat. He served from 1853 to 1859.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1853 to May 1858, Evans missed 358 of 1,220 roll call votes, which is 29.3%. This is on par with the median of 25.7% among the lifetime records of senators serving in May 1858. 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.

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Primary Sources

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