Rep. John “J.D.” Hayworth Jr.

Former Representative from Arizona’s 5th District, Republican

Hayworth, a Republican, was the representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district from 2003 to 2006.

He was previously the representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district (1995-2002).



Our unique analysis of the bills Hayworth 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 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hayworth is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Hayworth was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hayworth sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (16%) Law (16%) Commerce (15%) Taxation (15%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%) Environmental Protection (9%) Labor and Employment (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1995 to Dec 2006, Hayworth missed 95 of 7,172 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is better than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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