Burrows, a Republican, was a senator from Michigan from 1905 to 1911.
He was previously a senator from Michigan (1899-1905); a senator from Michigan (1895-1899); the representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district (1893-1895); the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district (1891-1893); the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district (1889-1891); the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district (1887-1889); the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district (1885-1887); the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district (1881-1883); the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district (1879-1881); and the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district (1873-1875).
From Jan 1895 to Mar 1911, Burrows missed 392 of 1,515 roll call votes, which is 25.9%. This is on par with the median of 26.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1911. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1894-Mar 1895||83||45||54.2%||91st|
|Dec 1895-Feb 1896||36||6||16.7%||22nd|
|Dec 1896-Mar 1897||71||31||43.7%||56th|
|Dec 1897-Feb 1898||26||15||57.7%||86th|
|Dec 1898-Mar 1899||51||21||41.2%||59th|
|Dec 1899-Feb 1900||20||6||30.0%||59th|
|Dec 1900-Mar 1901||80||20||25.0%||34th|
|Dec 1901-Feb 1902||26||2||7.7%||19th|
|Dec 1903-Apr 1904||36||9||25.0%||27th|
|Dec 1904-Mar 1905||56||10||17.9%||33rd|
|Dec 1910-Mar 1911||52||20||38.5%||71st|
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