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Sen. Stephen Dorsey

Former Senator for Arkansas

Dorsey was a senator from Arkansas and was a Republican. He served from 1873 to 1879.

Photo of Sen. Stephen Dorsey [R-AR, 1873-1879]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1873 to Mar 1879, Dorsey missed 688 of 1,438 roll call votes, which is 47.8%. This is much worse than the median of 30.7% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1879. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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