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Sen. Ellison Smith

Former Senator for South Carolina

Smith was a senator from South Carolina and was a Democrat. He served from 1927 to 1944.

He was previously a senator from South Carolina as a Democrat from 1915 to 1927; and a senator from South Carolina as a Democrat from 1909 to 1915.

Photo of Sen. Ellison Smith [D-SC, 1927-1944]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Apr 1909 to Sep 1944, Smith missed 2,241 of 5,815 roll call votes, which is 38.5%. This is much worse than the median of 19.1% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Sep 1944. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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