Doxey was a senator from Mississippi and was a Democrat. He served from 1941 to 1942.
He was previously the representative for Mississippi’s 2nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1931 to 1940; and the representative for Mississippi’s 2nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1929 to 1931.
From Oct 1941 to Dec 1942, Doxey missed 12 of 115 roll call votes, which is 10.4%. This is better than the median of 18.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1942. 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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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