Sen. Robert “Bob” Smith

Former Senator from New Hampshire

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1990-2002 Senator,
New Hampshire
1985-1990 Representative,
New Hampshire's 1st District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Smith was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Smith’s time serving in the Senate. Smith’s bills had a total of 140 cosponsors in the 107th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Smith to other members of the Senate in the 107th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Some of Smith’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1991 to Nov 2002, Smith missed 39 of 4,110 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 1.8% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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