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Sen. Smith Brookhart

Former Senator for Iowa

Brookhart was a senator from Iowa and was a Republican. He served from 1927 to 1933.

He was previously a senator from Iowa as a Republican from 1925 to 1927; and a senator from Iowa as a Republican from 1922 to 1925.

Photo of Sen. Smith Brookhart [R-IA, 1927-1933]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1922 to Mar 1933, Brookhart missed 256 of 1,303 roll call votes, which is 19.6%. This is on par with the median of 22.5% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1933. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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

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Primary Sources

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