Philips, a Democrat, was the representative for Missouri's 7th congressional district from 1879 to 1881.
He was previously the representative for Missouri's 7th congressional district (1875-1877).
From Dec 1875 to Mar 1881, Philips missed 130 of 612 roll call votes, which is 21.2%. This is better than the median of 27.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1881. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1875-Mar 1876||60||1||1.7%||4th|
|Dec 1876-Mar 1877||125||28||22.4%||60th|
|Dec 1879-Feb 1880||17||2||11.8%||29th|
|Dec 1880-Mar 1881||119||5||4.2%||3rd|
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