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Sen. Samuel McRoberts

Former Senator for Illinois

McRoberts was a senator from Illinois and was a Democrat. He served from 1841 to 1843.

Photo of Sen. Samuel McRoberts [D-IL, 1841-1843]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1841 to Mar 1843, McRoberts missed 193 of 822 roll call votes, which is 23.5%. This is on par with the median of 18.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1843. 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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