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Rep. Lancelot Phelps

Former Representative for Connecticut’s 5th District

Phelps was the representative for Connecticut’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1837 to 1839.

He was previously the representative for Connecticut as a Jackson from 1835 to 1837.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1839, Phelps missed 138 of 934 roll call votes, which is 14.8%. This is better than the median of 23.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1839. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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