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Sen. William Sprague

Former Senator for Rhode Island

Sprague was a senator from Rhode Island and was a Whig. He served from 1842 to 1845.

He was previously the representative for Rhode Island as an Anti Masonic from 1835 to 1837.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

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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Primary Sources

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