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Rep. Thomas Smith

Former Representative for New York’s 16th District

Smith was the representative for New York’s 16th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1919 to 1921.

He was previously the representative for New York’s 15th congressional district as a Democrat from 1917 to 1919.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Apr 1917 to Mar 1921, Smith missed 397 of 594 roll call votes, which is 66.8%. This is much worse than the median of 25.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1921. 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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