Bushfield, a Republican, was a senator from South Dakota from 1948 to 1948.
From Jan 1943 to Aug 1948, Bushfield missed 142 of 712 roll call votes, which is 19.9%. This is much worse than the median of 9.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Aug 1948. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo