Arizona's 4th congressional district is a congressional district located in the U.S. state of Arizona and contains the southern portion of the city of Phoenix and some of its suburbs, including part of Glendale.
This Latino-heavy district covers most of inner-city Phoenix and an older portion of Glendale and is the most friendly territory for Democrats in the state. It also has the highest percentage of African-Americans of any district in the state. It also has the fewest number of senior citizens of any district.
John Kerry received 62% of the vote in this district in 2004. Barack Obama also swept the district in 2008 taking in 65.73% of the vote while native son John McCain received 33.02%. It was Obama's best (and McCain's worst) performance in Arizona.
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Arizona began sending a fourth member to the House after the 1970 Census.