Rep. Philip Hayes

Former Representative from Indiana’s 8th District, Democrat

Hayes, a Democrat, was the representative for Indiana's 8th congressional district from 1975 to 1976.


Our unique analysis of the bills Hayes 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). Hayes is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hayes sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Science, Technology, Communications (40%) Government Operations and Politics (30%) Environmental Protection (30%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1976, Hayes missed 184 of 1,273 roll call votes, which is 14.5%. This is worse 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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