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Rep. Alfred Lay

Former Representative for Missouri’s 7th District

Lay was the representative for Missouri’s 7th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1879 to 1881.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1879 to Dec 1879, Lay missed 134 of 138 roll call votes, which is 97.1%. This is much worse than the median of 27.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1879. 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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