Rep. Owen Lovejoy

Former Representative from Illinois’s 5th District, Republican

Lovejoy, a Republican, was the representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district from 1863 to 1865.

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district (1861-1863); the representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district (1859-1861); and the representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district (1857-1859).

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Voting Record

From Dec 1857 to Mar 1864, Lovejoy missed 275 of 1,778 roll call votes, which is 15.5%. This is better than the median of 28.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1864. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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