Wilber was the representative for New York’s 24th congressional district as a Republican. He served from 1889 to 1891.
He was previously the representative for New York’s 24th congressional district as a Republican from 1887 to 1889; the representative for New York’s 21st congressional district as a Republican from 1879 to 1881; and the representative for New York’s 20th congressional district as a Republican from 1873 to 1875.
From Dec 1873 to Mar 1890, Wilber missed 715 of 1,347 roll call votes, which is 53.1%. This is much worse than the median of 33.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1890. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1873-Feb 1874||78||9||11.5%||50th|
|Dec 1874-Mar 1875||235||50||21.3%||41st|
|Dec 1879-Feb 1880||35||27||77.1%||98th|
|Dec 1880-Mar 1881||119||56||47.1%||89th|
|Dec 1887-Feb 1888||39||22||56.4%||95th|
|Dec 1888-Mar 1889||113||78||69.0%||96th|
|Dec 1889-Feb 1890||79||79||100.0%||99th|
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