Sen. William Sprague

Former Senator from Rhode Island, Whig

Sprague, a Whig, was a senator from Rhode Island from 1842 to 1845.

He was previously the representative for Rhode Island (1835-1837; Anti Masonic).

Voting Record

From Feb 1842 to Jan 1844, Sprague missed 136 of 473 roll call votes, which is 28.8%. This is much worse than the median of 16.5% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jan 1844. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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