Sen. Knute Nelson

Former Senator from Minnesota, Republican

Nelson, a Republican, was a senator from Minnesota from 1907 to 1923.

He was previously a senator from Minnesota (1901-1907); a senator from Minnesota (1895-1901); the representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district (1887-1889); the representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district (1885-1887); and the representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district (1883-1885).

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Voting Record

From Dec 1895 to May 1924, Nelson missed 1,106 of 4,348 roll call votes, which is 25.4%. This is on par with the median of 26.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in May 1924. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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