Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1821
Sen. Samuel Dana [F-CT, 1815-1821] leaves office as Senator from Connecticut.
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Former Senator from Connecticut, Federalist
Dana, a Federalist, was a senator from Connecticut from 1815 to 1821.
He was previously a senator from Connecticut (1810-1815); the representative for Connecticut (1807-1811); the representative for Connecticut (1805-1807); the representative for Connecticut (1803-1805); the representative for Connecticut (1801-1803); the representative for Connecticut (1799-1801); and the representative for Connecticut (1795-1799).
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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1810-Mar 1811||53||18||34.0%||80th|
|Nov 1811-Feb 1812||28||8||28.6%||80th|
|Nov 1812-Mar 1813||89||35||39.3%||83rd|
|Dec 1813-Apr 1814||89||26||29.2%||75th|
|Dec 1814-Feb 1815||86||22||25.6%||70th|
|Dec 1815-Apr 1816||136||47||34.6%||87th|
|Dec 1816-Mar 1817||53||22||41.5%||95th|
|Dec 1817-Apr 1818||67||62||92.5%||89th|
|Dec 1818-Mar 1819||65||57||87.7%||97th|
|Dec 1820-Mar 1821||52||13||25.0%||75th|
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