Rep. James Hayes

Former Representative from Louisiana's 7th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1987-1996 Representative,
Louisiana's 7th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Hayes was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Hayes’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Hayes’s bills had a total of 107 cosponsors in the 104th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Hayes to other members of the House of Representatives in the 104th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1987 to Sep 1996, Hayes missed 637 of 5,236 roll call votes, which is 12.2%. This is worse than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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