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Sen. Robert Broussard

Former Senator for Louisiana

Broussard was a senator from Louisiana and was a Democrat. He served from 1915 to 1919.

He was previously the representative for Louisiana’s 3rd congressional district as a Democrat from 1907 to 1915; the representative for Louisiana’s 3rd congressional district as a Democrat from 1905 to 1907; the representative for Louisiana’s 3rd congressional district as a Democrat from 1903 to 1905; the representative for Louisiana’s 3rd congressional district as a Democrat from 1901 to 1903; the representative for Louisiana’s 3rd congressional district as a Democrat from 1899 to 1901; and the representative for Louisiana’s 3rd congressional district as a Democrat from 1897 to 1899.

Photo of Sen. Robert Broussard [D-LA, 1915-1919]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1915 to Jun 1918, Broussard missed 301 of 645 roll call votes, which is 46.7%. This is much worse than the median of 29.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jun 1918. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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