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Sen. Samuel Bell

Former Senator for New Hampshire

Bell was a senator from New Hampshire and was (unknown party). He served from 1829 to 1835.

He was previously a senator from New Hampshire as an Adams from 1823 to 1829.

Photo of Sen. Samuel Bell [?-NH, 1829-1835]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1823 to Mar 1835, Bell missed 356 of 1,571 roll call votes, which is 22.7%. This is much worse than the median of 15.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1835. 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.

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Primary Sources

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