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Sen. Trusten Polk

Former Senator for Missouri

Polk, a Democrat, was a senator from Missouri from 1857 to 1863.

Photo of Sen. Trusten Polk [D-MO, 1857-1863]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1857 to Jan 1862, Polk missed 294 of 1,444 roll call votes, which is 20.4%. This is on par with the median of 20.5% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jan 1862. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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