Rep. James Haley

Former Representative from Florida’s 8th District, Democrat

Haley, a Democrat, was the representative for Florida's 8th congressional district from 1973 to 1976.

He was previously the representative for Florida's 7th congressional district (1953-1972).


Our unique analysis of the bills Haley 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Haley is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Haley sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (39%) Private Legislation (32%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Water Resources Development (7%) Government Operations and Politics (7%)

Recent Bills

Some of Haley’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1953 to Oct 1976, Haley missed 273 of 5,455 roll call votes, which is 5.0%. This is better than the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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