Rep. William Phelps

Former Representative from New Jersey’s 5th District, Republican

Phelps, a Republican, was the representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district from 1887 to 1889.

He was previously the representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district (1885-1887); the representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district (1883-1885); and the representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district (1873-1875).

Voting Record

From Dec 1873 to Mar 1889, Phelps missed 831 of 1,434 roll call votes, which is 57.9%. This is much worse than the median of 32.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1889. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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