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J.D. Hayworth Edit Profile

also known as John David Hayworth Jr.

United States Representative from Arizona

J.D. Hayworth, former United States Representative from Arizona. Recipient honor roll award Atlantic Coast Conference, 1977, Young American award Unharrie council Boy Scouts America, 1979, Friend of Education award School District Greenville County, 1985, School Bell/Friend of Education award South Carolina Department Education, 1985.

Background

Hayworth, J.D. was born on July 12, 1958 in High Point, North Carolina, United States. Son of John David and Gladys Ethel (Hall) Hayworth.

Education

Bachelor in Speech & Political Science, North Carolina State University, 1980.

Career

Sports anchor, reporter Station WPTF-television, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1980-1981, Station WLWT-television, Cincinnati, 1986-1987. Sports anchor Station WYFF-television (formerly Station WFBC-television), Greenville, South Carolina, 1981-1986, Station KTSP-television, Phoenix, 1987-1994. Member United States Congress from 5th Arizona district, Washington, 1995—2007.

Radio talk show host Station KFYI, 2007. Co-author: (With Joseph J. Eule) Whatever It Takes: Illegal Immigration, Border Security, and the War on Terror, 2006.

Religion

Creeds should be rejected as they may compromise a believer’s obligation to interpret the Bible under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.

Politics

Government is appointed by God as His servant to encourage good and restrain evil to the end that all people are blessed and His people are enabled to live quiet and peaceful lives in all godliness and holiness.

Views

It is important to experience of God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.

Membership

District committeeman Arizona Republican Committee, Scottsdale, 1988-1989. Board directors American Humanics Foundation, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1991-1992. Chairman Scout-A-Rama, Theodore Roosevelt council Boy Scouts America, 1991-1992.

Member Rotary (board directors Phoenix 1989-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, running, bible study, public speaking, television trivia.

Connections

Married Mary Denise Yancey, February 25, 1989. Children: Nicole Irene, Hannah Lynne, John Micah.

father:
John David Hayworth

mother:
Gladys Ethel (Hall) Hayworth

spouse:
Mary Denise Yancey

children:
Nicole Irene Hayworth

Hannah Lynne Hayworth

John Micah Hayworth