Rep. Morris Udall

Former Representative from Arizona’s 2nd District, Democrat

Udall, a Democrat, was the representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district from 1961 to 1991.


Our unique analysis of the bills Udall 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Udall is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Udall sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Native Americans (27%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Energy (14%) Environmental Protection (12%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (12%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Health (5%) Arts, Culture, Religion (4%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From May 1961 to May 1991, Udall missed 1,937 of 12,100 roll call votes, which is 16.0%. This is much worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in May 1991. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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