Elections and Offices — Mar 3, 1871
Rep. William Smith [R-TN8, 1869-1871] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district.
Former Representative from Tennessee’s 8th District, Republican
Smith, a Republican, was the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district from 1869 to 1871.
From Mar 1869 to Mar 1871, Smith missed 133 of 634 roll call votes, which is 21.0%. This is on par with the median of 25.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1871. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1869-Feb 1870||71||13||18.3%||44th|
|Dec 1870-Mar 1871||158||35||22.2%||52nd|
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