Rank: 64
Elected: 1994
Re-election: 2016
Zoe Lofgren  -  (D) United States
US Representative - California District 19
Fed Capitol
15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-0519
  • Phone: (202) 225-3072
  • Fax: (202) 225-3336
Fed District
635 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95112-5110
  • Phone: (408) 271-8700
  • Fax: (408) 271-8715
Bill Bill Name Summary
HB98 To amend title 11 of the United States Code to dispense with the require... A BILL To amend title 11 of the United States Code to dispense with the requirement of providing assurance of payment for utility services under certain circumstances. 1
HB97 Protecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2015 To amend title 11, United States Code, to improve protections for employees and retirees in business bankruptcies.
HB197 To repeal the Defense of Marriage Act and ensure respect for State regul... A BILL To repeal the Defense of Marriage Act and ensure respect for State regulation of marriage. 1
HB213 Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2015 A BILL To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored immigrants, and f...
HB236 Foreign Counterfeit Merchandise Prevention Act A BILL To provide for the exchange of information related to trade enforcement, and for other purposes. 1
HJR22 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating... JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections. 2 1.
HB20 To reform the financing of Congressional elections by broadening partici... A BILL To reform the financing of Congressional elections by broadening participation by small dollar donors, and for other purposes. 1
HB431 To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the Foot Soldiers who participate... A BILL To award a Congressional Gold Medal to the Foot Soldiers who participated in Bloody Sunday, Turnaround Tuesday, or the final Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March in March of 1965, which served as a catalyst for t...
HB467 STEM Opportunities Act of 2015 A BILL To direct the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy to carry out programs and activities to ensure that Federal science agencies and institutions of higher education receiving Federal research and ...
HB508 To establish a task force to review policies and measures to promote, an... To establish a task force to review policies and measures to promote, and to develop best practices for, reduction of short-lived climate pollutants, and for other purposes.
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
HB351 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 1/28/2015 Yea
HB351 On Passage 1/28/2015 Nay
HB246 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 1/27/2015 Yea
HB469 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 1/27/2015 Yea
HR48 On Agreeing to the Resolution 1/27/2015 Nay
HB7 On Passage 1/22/2015 Nay
HB7 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 1/22/2015 Yea
HR42 On Agreeing to the Resolution 1/22/2015 Nay
HR42 On Ordering the Previous Question 1/22/2015 Nay
HB161 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 1/21/2015 Yea
HB161 On Passage 1/21/2015 Nay
HR38 On Ordering the Previous Question 1/21/2015 Nay
HR38 On Agreeing to the Resolution 1/21/2015 Nay
HB240 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/14/2015 Nay
HB240 On Passage 1/14/2015 Nay
HB240 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 1/14/2015 Yea
HB240 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/14/2015 Nay
HB240 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/14/2015 Nay
HB240 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/14/2015 Nay
HB240 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/14/2015 Nay
HB37 On Passage 1/14/2015 Nay
HB37 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 1/14/2015 Yea
HB185 On Passage 1/13/2015 Nay
HB185 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/13/2015 Yea
HB185 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/13/2015 Yea
HB185 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/13/2015 Nay
HB185 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 1/13/2015 Yea
HB185 On Agreeing to the Amendment 1/13/2015 Nay
HR27 On Ordering the Previous Question 1/13/2015 Nay
HR27 On Agreeing to the Resolution 1/13/2015 Nay
HB203 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 1/12/2015 Yea
HB33 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 1/12/2015 Yea
HB3 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 1/9/2015 Yea
HB3 On Passage 1/9/2015 Nay
HB30 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 1/8/2015 Yea
HB30 On Passage 1/8/2015 Nay
HR19 On Agreeing to the Resolution 1/8/2015 Nay
HR19 On Ordering the Previous Question 1/8/2015 Nay
HB23 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 1/7/2015 Yea
HB26 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 1/7/2015 Yea
HB37 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 1/7/2015 Nay
HB22 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 1/6/2015 Yea
HR5 On Ordering the Previous Question 1/6/2015 Nay
HR5 Table Motion to Refer 1/6/2015 Nay
HR5 On Motion to Commit with Instructions 1/6/2015 Yea
HR5 On Agreeing to the Resolution 1/6/2015 Nay
Role Committee
Detail Federal Committee Member House Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security
Detail Chairman California Democratic Congressional Delegation
Detail Co-Chair Congressional Missing, Exploited and Runaway Children’s Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Ahmadiyya Muslim Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Invasive Species Caucus
Detail Federal Committee Member House Committee on House Administration
Detail Federal Committee Member House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
Detail Co-Chair Congressional Caucus on Vietnam
Detail Co-Chair Congressional Refugee Caucus
Detail Federal Committee Member House Committee on the Judiciary
Detail Co-Chair Congressional Bicameral High-Speed and Intercity Passenger Rail Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional STEAM Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Religious Minorities in the Middle East Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Caucus on Tourette Syndrome
Detail Co-Chair House Diversity and Innovation Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member U.S.-Philippines Friendship Caucus
Detail Co-Chair Congressional Hazards Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Rare and Neglected Diseases Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Serbian American Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Caucus on the Judicial Branch
Detail Federal Caucus Member Crohn's and Colitis Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Ethiopia and Ethiopian American Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional High-Performance Buildings Caucus
Detail Federal Committee Member House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional High Technology Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Lupus Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member House Caucus on International Religious Freedom
Detail Federal Caucus Member American Sikh Congressional Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member House Aerospace Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Creative Rights Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Caucus on Bosnia
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional International Anti-Piracy Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Global Health Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Entertainment Industries Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Research and Development Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Caucus (COPD)
Detail Federal Caucus Member Bipartisan Congressional School Health and Safety Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Caucus on Intellectual Property Promotion and Piracy Prevention
Detail Federal Caucus Member Bipartisan Congressional Dyslexia Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Green Schools Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Taiwan Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC)
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Brain Injury Task Force
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Native American Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Internet Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Wildlife Refuge Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Community Health Center Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member House Small Brewers Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Animal Protection Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Nursing Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member House General Aviation Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member National Guard and Reserve Components Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Coalition for Autism Research and Education (CARE)
Detail Federal Caucus Member House Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Bipartisan Congressional Cystic Fibrosis Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Caucus on India and Indian Americans
Detail Federal Caucus Member Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC)
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Fire Services Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Multiple Sclerosis Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Coalition on Adoption
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition
Detail Federal Caucus Member Bicameral Congressional Caucus on Parkinson's Disease
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Arts Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Equality Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Diabetes Caucus
Name Title Role Description Location Address
Stacey Leavandosky Chief of Staff Chief of Staff / Administrative Assistant Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-0519
Peter Whippy Communications Director Press Secretary / Communications Director / Other Liaison Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-0519
Kathleen Collins Congressional Assistant Staff Assistant District Office 1 635 North First Street
San Jose, CA. 95112-5110
Sabrina Kirkwood Executive Assistant; Scheduler Executive Assistant / Personal Assistant Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-0519
Angela Ebiner Legislative Correspondent; Staff Assistant Legislative Correspondent Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-0519
Z.J. Hull Legislative Counsel Counsel / Legislative Counsel Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-0519
Dolores Jufiar Office/Case Manager; Human Resources Office Manager / Office Administrator District Office 1 635 North First Street
San Jose, CA. 95112-5110
Kevin Hilke Scheduler; Congressional Assistant Scheduler District Office 1 635 North First Street
San Jose, CA. 95112-5110
Martin Radosevich Senior Policy Advisor Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-0519
Sasha Podkolzina Congressional Assistant Staff Assistant District Office 1 635 North First Street
San Jose, CA. 95112-5110
Sandra Soto District Chief of Staff Chief of Staff / Administrative Assistant District Office 1 635 North First Street
San Jose, CA. 95112-5110
Tom Jawetz Legislative Counsel Counsel / Legislative Counsel Capitol Office 50 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC. 20515
Melody Reis Legislative Counsel Counsel / Legislative Counsel Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-0519
Shirley Duong Staff Assistant Staff Assistant District Office 1 635 North First Street
San Jose, CA. 95112-5110
Maunica Sthanki Legislative Counsel Counsel / Legislative Counsel Capitol Office 50 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC. 20515
Biography of Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren California, 19th District
Personal Information
Born on December 21, 1947 in San Mateo, California
Married to John Marshall Collins
Mother of two children, Sheila and John Collins
Education
K-12 public schools, Palo Alto, California
B.A., Political Science, Stanford University, 1970
J.D., cum laude, University of Santa Clara School of Law, 1975
Professional Career
Served as Staff Assistant to her predecessor, Congressman Don Edwards, 1970-1978; Worked on impeachment proceedings, the Equal Rights Amendment, and creation of the Don Edwards National Wildlife Refuge in the South San Francisco Bay
Practiced immigration law as a partner in the firm of Webber & Lofgren, 1978-1980
Taught immigration law at University of Santa Clara School of Law, 1977-1980
Served on Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors, 1981-1994
U.S. Congress
Elected in 1994 as only freshman Democrat from west of the Rocky Mountains
Serves as Chair of the 38 Member California Democratic Congressional Delegation