Sen. Preston King

Former Senator from New York, Republican

King, a Republican, was a senator from New York from 1857 to 1863.

He was previously the representative for New York's 18th congressional district (1851-1853; Democrat); the representative for New York's 18th congressional district (1849-1851; Free Soil); the representative for New York's 18th congressional district (1845-1847; Democrat); and the representative for New York's 18th congressional district (1843-1845; Democrat).

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Voting Record

From Mar 1857 to Mar 1863, King missed 293 of 2,110 roll call votes, which is 13.9%. This is better than the median of 20.5% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1863. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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