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Sen. William Roane

Former Senator for Virginia

Roane was a senator from Virginia as a Democrat. He served from 1837 to 1841.

He was previously the representative for Virginia’s 12th congressional district as a Republican from 1815 to 1817.

Photo of Sen. William Roane [D-VA, 1837-1841]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Sep 1837 to Mar 1841, Roane missed 119 of 737 roll call votes, which is 16.1%. This is on par with the median of 22.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1841. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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