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Rep. Jesse Lazear

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 24th District

Lazear was the representative for Pennsylvania’s 24th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1863 to 1865.

He was previously the representative for Pennsylvania’s 20th congressional district as a Democrat from 1861 to 1863.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jul 1861 to Mar 1865, Lazear missed 539 of 1,238 roll call votes, which is 43.5%. This is much worse than the median of 28.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1865. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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