Vote — Feb 11, 2016 4:55 p.m.
Rep. Smith [R-MO8]: Aye
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Representative from Missouri’s 8th District, Republican
Smith, a Republican, has been the representative for Missouri's 8th congressional district since Jun 4, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Smith has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. 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)
Jason Smith sits on the following committees:
Smith sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Smith’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jun 2013 to Feb 2016, Smith missed 20 of 1,780 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 4 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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