Smith was the representative for Connecticut’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1935 to 1942.
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.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000