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Sen. Samuel Dana

Former Senator for Connecticut

Dana was a senator from Connecticut and was a Federalist. He served from 1815 to 1821.

He was previously a senator from Connecticut as a Federalist from 1810 to 1815; the representative for Connecticut as a Federalist from 1807 to 1811; the representative for Connecticut as a Federalist from 1805 to 1807; the representative for Connecticut as a Federalist from 1803 to 1805; the representative for Connecticut as a Federalist from 1801 to 1803; the representative for Connecticut as a Federalist from 1799 to 1801; and the representative for Connecticut as a Federalist from 1795 to 1799.

Photo of Sen. Samuel Dana [F-CT, 1815-1821]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1810 to Mar 1821, Dana missed 347 of 961 roll call votes, which is 36.1%. This is much worse than the median of 12.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1821. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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