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Rep. Martin Smyser

Former Representative for Ohio’s 17th District

Smyser was the representative for Ohio’s 17th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1905 to 1907.

He was previously the representative for Ohio’s 20th congressional district as a Republican from 1889 to 1891.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1889 to Mar 1907, Smyser missed 180 of 723 roll call votes, which is 24.9%. This is on par with the median of 30.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1907. 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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