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Sen. William Seward

Former Senator for New York

Seward, a Republican, was a senator from New York from 1855 to 1861.

He was previously a senator from New York (1849-1855; Whig).

Photo of Sen. William Seward [R-NY, 1855-1861]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1849 to Mar 1861, Seward missed 690 of 3,161 roll call votes, which is 21.8%. This is on par with the median of 21.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1861. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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