Washburn was a senator from Massachusetts and was a Republican. He served from 1874 to 1875.
He was previously the representative for Massachusetts’s 9th congressional district as a Republican from 1865 to 1873; and the representative for Massachusetts’s 9th congressional district as a Republican from 1863 to 1865.
From May 1874 to Mar 1875, Washburn missed 53 of 284 roll call votes, which is 18.7%. This is better than the median of 31.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1875. 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1874-Mar 1875||149||40||26.8%||41st|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo