From Dec 1819 to Mar 1829, Phelps missed 185 of 491 roll call votes, which is 37.7%. This is much worse than the median of 16.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1829. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1819-May 1820||88||30||34.1%||84th|
|Dec 1820-Mar 1821||59||32||54.2%||89th|
|Dec 1827-May 1828||160||50||31.2%||82nd|
|Dec 1828-Mar 1829||73||25||34.2%||78th|
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