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Sen. William Dayton

Former Senator for New Jersey

Dayton, a Whig, was a senator from New Jersey from 1845 to 1851.

He was previously a senator from New Jersey (1842-1845).

Photo of Sen. William Dayton [W-NJ, 1845-1851]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Feb 1842 to Mar 1851, Dayton missed 543 of 1,852 roll call votes, which is 29.3%. This is worse than the median of 19.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1851. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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