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Rep. John Smith

Former Representative for Connecticut’s 5th District

Smith was the representative for Connecticut’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1935 to 1942.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1935 to Oct 1941, Smith missed 27 of 665 roll call votes, which is 4.1%. This is better than the median of 6.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1941. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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