Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1847
Rep. Thomas Smith [D-IN3, 1845-1847] leaves office as Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Indiana’s 3rd District, Democrat
Smith, a Democrat, was the representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district from 1845 to 1847.
He was previously the representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district (1843-1845); and the representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district (1839-1841).
From Dec 1839 to Mar 1847, Smith missed 504 of 1,990 roll call votes, which is 25.3%. This is on par with the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1847. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1839-Feb 1840||170||28||16.5%||25th|
|Dec 1840-Mar 1841||123||27||22.0%||19th|
|Dec 1843-Feb 1844||140||25||17.9%||48th|
|Dec 1844-Mar 1845||170||39||22.9%||58th|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||149||25||16.8%||31st|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||179||44||24.6%||44th|
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