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Rep. Albert Smith Jr.

Former Representative from Alabama’s 6th District, Republican

Smith, a Republican, was the representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district from 1981 to 1982.


Our unique analysis of the bills Smith sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Smith is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Smith sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (45%) Education (15%) Families (10%) Law (10%) Labor and Employment (10%) Social Welfare (10%)

Recent Bills

Some of Smith’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1981 to Dec 1982, Smith missed 59 of 812 roll call votes, which is 7.3%. This is on par with the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: