Sen. Samuel Dana

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).

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Voting Record

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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