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Sen. Willis Machen

Former Senator for Kentucky

Machen was a senator from Kentucky and was a Democrat. He served from 1872 to 1873.

Photo of Sen. Willis Machen [D-KY, 1872-1873]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1872 to Mar 1873, Machen missed 25 of 194 roll call votes, which is 12.9%. This is better than the median of 31.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1873. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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