Rep. Lancelot Phelps

Former Representative from Connecticut’s 5th District, Democrat

Phelps, a Democrat, was the representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district from 1837 to 1839.

He was previously the representative for Connecticut (1835-1837; Jackson).

Voting Record

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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