Rep. Thetus Sims

Former Representative from Tennessee’s 8th District, Democrat

Sims, a Democrat, was the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district from 1915 to 1921.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1907-1915); the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1905-1907); the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1903-1905); the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1901-1903); the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1899-1901); and the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1897-1899).

Voting Record

From Mar 1897 to Mar 1921, Sims missed 415 of 2,554 roll call votes, which is 16.2%. This is better than the median of 25.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1921. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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