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Rep. Erastus Wells

Former Representative for Missouri’s 2nd District

Wells was the representative for Missouri’s 2nd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1879 to 1881.

He was previously the representative for Missouri’s 2nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1875 to 1877; the representative for Missouri’s 2nd congressional district as a Democrat from 1873 to 1875; and the representative for Missouri’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1869 to 1873.

Photo of Rep. Erastus Wells [D-MO2, 1879-1881]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Mar 1869 to Mar 1881, Wells missed 552 of 2,392 roll call votes, which is 23.1%. This is on par with the median of 27.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1881. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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