Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2013
Rep. Ben Quayle [R-AZ3, 2011-2012] leaves office as Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Arizona’s 3rd District, Republican
Quayle, a Republican, was the representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district from 2011 to 2012.
Our unique analysis of the bills Quayle sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2013. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Quayle is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Quayle sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Quayle’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2011 to Jan 2013, Quayle missed 66 of 1,606 roll call votes, which is 4.1%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. ProPublica has tracked 5 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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