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Sen. Miles Poindexter

Former Senator for Washington

Poindexter was a senator from Washington and was a Republican. He served from 1911 to 1923.

He was previously the representative for Washington’s 3rd congressional district as a Republican from 1909 to 1911.

Photo of Sen. Miles Poindexter [R-WA, 1911-1923]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From May 1911 to Mar 1923, Poindexter missed 674 of 2,915 roll call votes, which is 23.1%. This is better than the median of 28.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1923. 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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