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Sen. Nelson Aldrich

Former Senator for Rhode Island

Aldrich was a senator from Rhode Island and was a Republican. He served from 1905 to 1911.

He was previously a senator from Rhode Island as a Republican from 1899 to 1905; a senator from Rhode Island as a Republican from 1893 to 1899; a senator from Rhode Island as a Republican from 1887 to 1893; a senator from Rhode Island as a Republican from 1881 to 1887; the representative for Rhode Island’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1881 to 1883; and the representative for Rhode Island’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1879 to 1881.

Photo of Sen. Nelson Aldrich [R-RI, 1905-1911]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Oct 1881 to Mar 1911, Aldrich missed 2,121 of 4,807 roll call votes, which is 44.1%. This is worse than the median of 26.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1911. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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