skip to main content

Sen. Richard Coke

Former Senator for Texas

Coke was a senator from Texas and was a Democrat. He served from 1889 to 1895.

He was previously a senator from Texas as a Democrat from 1883 to 1889; and a senator from Texas as a Democrat from 1877 to 1883.

Photo of Sen. Richard Coke [D-TX, 1889-1895]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1877 to Mar 1895, Coke missed 577 of 4,714 roll call votes, which is 12.2%. This is better than the median of 34.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1895. 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.

Show the numbers...

Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: