Rep. William Smith
Former Representative from Tennessee's 8th District
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Tennessee's 8th District
See Also: Bioguide
From Mar 1869 to Mar 1871, Smith missed 130 of 630 roll call votes, which is 20.6%. This is better than the median of 24.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1871. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Elligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1869-Feb 1870||71||13||18.3%||45th|
|Dec 1870-Mar 1871||158||35||22.2%||52nd|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000