Phillips was the representative for Kansas’s 1st congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1877 to 1879.
From Dec 1873 to Mar 1879, Phillips missed 338 of 1,179 roll call votes, which is 28.7%. This is worse than the median of 22.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1879. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1873-Feb 1874||78||34||43.6%||95th|
|Dec 1874-Mar 1875||235||73||31.1%||68th|
|Dec 1875-Mar 1876||60||3||5.0%||18th|
|Dec 1876-Mar 1877||125||28||22.4%||64th|
|Dec 1877-Feb 1878||56||8||14.3%||35th|
|Dec 1878-Mar 1879||116||31||26.7%||70th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000