Rep. Howard Smith (D)

Former Representative from Virginia’s 8th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1961-1966 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1959-1960 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1957-1958 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1953-1956 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1947-1952 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1939-1946 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1937-1938 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1935-1936 Representative Virginia's 8th District
1933-1934 Representative Virginia
1931-1933 Representative Virginia's 8th District

Voting Record

From Dec 1931 to Oct 1966, Smith missed 140 of 3,554 roll call votes, which is 3.9%. This is better than the median of 7.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1966. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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