Rep. Lewis Payson

Former Representative from Illinois’s 9th District, Republican

Payson, a Republican, was the representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district from 1889 to 1891.

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district (1887-1889); the representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district (1885-1887); the representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district (1883-1885); and the representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district (1881-1883).

Voting Record

From Dec 1881 to Mar 1891, Payson missed 515 of 1,896 roll call votes, which is 27.2%. This is better than the median of 33.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1891. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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