Rep. Dennis “Denny” Smith

Former Representative from Oregon's 5th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1983-1990 Representative,
Oregon's 5th District
1981-1982 Representative,
Oregon's 2nd District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Smith was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Smith’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Smith’s bills had a total of 258 cosponsors in the 101st Congress.

Use this chart to compare Smith to other members of the House of Representatives in the 101st Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1981 to Oct 1990, Smith missed 384 of 4,415 roll call votes, which is 8.7%. This is worse than the median of 4.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1990. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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