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Sen. Philander Knox

Former Senator for Pennsylvania

Knox was a senator from Pennsylvania and was a Republican. He served from 1917 to 1921.

He was previously a senator from Pennsylvania as a Republican from 1904 to 1909.

Photo of Sen. Philander Knox [R-PA, 1917-1921]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1904 to Oct 1921, Knox missed 446 of 1,164 roll call votes, which is 38.3%. This is worse than the median of 28.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1921. 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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