Lilley was the representative for Connecticut and was a Republican. He served from 1907 to 1909.
Alleged misconduct & resolution
Lilley faced an allegation of contempt of House for making false charges of corruption regarding another member. On May. 20, 1908, the Select Committee concluded Lilley made false allegations against another member and acted in contempt of House. On May. 20, 1908, the House of Representatives approved the report and conclusions of Select committee, 159- 82.
|May. 20, 1908||Select Committee concluded Lilley made false allegations against another member and acted in contempt of House.|
|May. 20, 1908||House of Representatives approved the report and conclusions of Select committee, 159-82|
From Nov 1903 to Jan 1909, Lilley missed 352 of 503 roll call votes, which is 70.0%. This is much worse than the median of 30.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1909. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1903-Apr 1904||49||13||26.5%||47th|
|Dec 1904-Mar 1905||32||8||25.0%||54th|
|Dec 1905-Feb 1906||25||7||28.0%||52nd|
|Dec 1906-Mar 1907||34||16||47.1%||84th|
|Dec 1907-May 1908||269||250||92.9%||97th|
|Dec 1908-Mar 1909||11||11||100.0%||98th|
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