Jon Llewellyn Kyl ( English; Jon Llewellyn Kyl ; April 25, 1942 , Auckland , Nebraska , USA ) - American statesman, politician .
|Birth||April 25, 1942 (aged 77)|
Auckland , Nebraska , USA
|Father||John Henry Kyle|
US Senator from Arizona (1995 - 2013; from September 4 to December 31, 2018). Member of the Republican Party . The son of John Henry Kyle, who was a member of the US House of Representatives from Iowa .
He graduated from the University of Arizona , received a degree in law (1966) and practiced law in the city of Phoenix .
In 1987 - 1995 - Member of the US House of Representatives .
He was elected to the US Senate in 1994 . He was re-elected in 2000 and 2006.
In 2012, he refused to be re-elected to the Senate, and his seat was again taken by the Republican - Jeff Flake , who defeated the Democrat Richard Carmona in the election campaign  .
On September 4, 2018, it became known that Arizona Governor Doug Dewey appointed Kyle to a Senate seat vacated after the death of John McCain .
Kyle said he would not run in the early elections in 2020  .
On December 18, 2018, Governor Dewsy announced the appointment of Martha Maxally as US Senator in the place that would be vacated after Kyle’s resignation scheduled for December 31, 2018  .
- Burton, Danielle . 10 Things You Didn't Know About Jon Kyl ( November 27, 2007). Date of treatment October 8, 2013.
- Dan Nowicki. In Arizona, Flake jumps from House to Senate . USA Today (November 7, 2012). Date of treatment September 29, 2016.
- Former US Sen. Jon Kyl will be John McCain's successor in the US Senate .
- Eric Bradner. Martha McSally appointed to John McCain's Senate seat . CNN (December 18, 2018). Date of treatment December 18, 2018.