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Sen. William Sewell

Former Senator for New Jersey

Sewell was a senator from New Jersey and was a Republican. He served from 1895 to 1901.

He was previously a senator from New Jersey as a Republican from 1881 to 1887.

Photo of Sen. William Sewell [R-NJ, 1895-1901]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1881 to Mar 1901, Sewell missed 1,103 of 2,622 roll call votes, which is 42.1%. This is worse than the median of 34.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1901. 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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Primary Sources

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