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Brenda Lawrence  -  (D) United States
US Representative - Michigan District 14
Fed District
26700 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI 48033
  • Phone: (248) 356-2052
  • Fax: (248) 356-4532
Fed Capitol
15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-2214
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Bill Bill Name Summary
HRes23 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives and reaffirming lon... Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives and reaffirming long-standing United States policy in support of a negotiated two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
HR356 Protecting Our Democracy Act Protecting Our Democracy Act This bill establishes in the legislative branch the National Commission on Foreign Interference in the 2016 Election to examine any attempts or activities by the Russian government or other gov...
HR371 Presidential Conflicts of Interest Act of 2017 Presidential Conflicts of Interest Act of 2017 This bill requires the President and Vice President to submit to Congress and the Office of Government Ethics a disclosure of financial interests. Among the contents of such d...
HR724 SOLVE Act of 2017 Statue of Liberty Values Act of 2017 SOLVE Act of 2017 Statue of Liberty Values Act of 2017 This bill states that: (1) beginning on January 27, 2017, Executive Order 13769, entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States," ...
HJRes53 Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. This joint resolution eliminates the time limit for ratification of the equal rights amendment (prohibits discrimination on account of sex) proposed...
HR771 Equal Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act o... Equal Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance (EACH Woman) Act of 2017 This bill requires the federal government: (1) to ensure coverage for abortion care in public health insurance programs including Medicaid, Med...
HRes79 Original Black History Month Resolution of 2017 Original Black History Month Resolution of 2017 Recognizes: (1) the significance of Black History Month as an important time to acknowledge and celebrate the contributions of African-Americans in the nation's history, and ...
HRes78 Reiterating the indisputable fact that the Nazi regime targeted the Jewi... Reiterating the indisputable fact that the Nazi regime targeted the Jewish people in its perpetration of the Holocaust and calling on every entity in the executive branch to affirm that fact.
HCRes17 Original NAACP Resolution of 2017 Original NAACP Resolution of 2017 Recognizes the 108th anniversary of the founding of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Honors the NAACP for its work to ensure the political, education...
HR821 Child Tax Credit Improvement Act Child Tax Credit Improvement Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the child tax credit, to: (1) allow taxpayers an increased $3,600 tax credit for each young child under the age of six (young chi...
HR795 Employer Participation in Student Loan Assistance Act Employer Participation in Student Loan Assistance Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the tax exclusion for employer-provided educational assistance to include payments of qualified education loans by ...
HR817 End Surprise Billing Act of 2017 End Surprise Billing Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to require a critical access hospital or other hospital to comply, as a condition of participation in Medicare, with certa...
HRes105 Expressing the Sense of the House of Representatives that an Independent... Expressing the Sense of the House of Representatives that an Independent Judiciary is Fundamental to American Democracy.
HR909 Pet and Women Safety Act of 2017 Pet and Women Safety Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to broaden the definition of stalking to include conduct that causes a person to experience a reasonable fear of death or serious bodily injury to...
HR947 FAMILY Act Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act FAMILY Act Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act This bill establishes the Office of Paid Family and Medical Leave within the Social Security Administration (SSA). The bill entitles every individual to a family and medica...
HR1000 Humphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act of 2017 J... Humphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act of 2017 Jobs for All Act This bill directs the Department of Labor to establish a Full Employment National Trust Fund with two separate accounts for: (1) Emplo...
HR804 Protect the National Security Council From Political Interference Act of... Protect the National Security Council From Political Interference Act of 2017 This bill amends the National Security Act of 1947 to prohibit the President from designating any individual whose primary or predominant respon...
HR502 To permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund. To permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund. This bill amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to make permanent the authorization for the Land and Water Conservation Fund. No less than ...
HR756 Postal Service Reform Act of 2017 Postal Service Reform Act of 2017 TITLE I--POSTAL SERVICE BENEFITS REFORM This bill requires the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to establish a Postal Service Health Benefits Program within the Federal Employees Healt...
HR1022 Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2017 Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2017
HR1006 To clarify the rights of all persons who are held or detained at a port ... To clarify the rights of all persons who are held or detained at a port of entry or at any detention facility overseen by U.S. Customs and Border Protection or U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. This bill amends the...
HR1084 Today's American Dream Act Today's American Dream Act This bill establishes new programs or amends existing programs related to workforce and community development. It directs: (1) the Department of Labor to award grants for job skills training for ...
HR1102 Redistricting Reform Act of 2017 Redistricting Reform Act of 2017
HR1134 DISCLOSE 2017 Act Disclosure of Information on Spending on Campaigns Lea... DISCLOSE 2017 Act Disclosure of Information on Spending on Campaigns Leads to Open and Secure Elections Act of 2017
HRes30 Condemning the Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China, and urging China to en... Condemning the Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China, and urging China to end the dog meat trade. Condemns the Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China, because it: (1) is a spectacle of extreme animal cruelty, (2) is a commercial ac...
HR1135 To reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic... To reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic Preservation program. (Sec. 1) This bill amends the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act of 1996 to reauthorize for FY2018-FY2024 the Histor...
HRes140 Condemning the appointment of Steve Bannon to the National Security Coun... Condemning the appointment of Steve Bannon to the National Security Council and urging his immediate removal.
HRes137 Honoring the life of Shimon Peres. Honoring the life of Shimon Peres. Honors the life of Shimon Peres and his dedication to serving his country and preserving Israel's security, prosperity, and peace.
HCRes22 Recognizing the difficult challenges Black veterans faced when returning... Recognizing the difficult challenges Black veterans faced when returning home after serving in the Armed Forces, their heroic military sacrifices, and their patriotism in fighting for equal rights and for the dignity of a ...
HCRes16 Expressing the sense of Congress that a commemorative postage stamp shou... Expressing the sense of Congress that a commemorative postage stamp should be issued in honor of the Buffalo Soldiers. Calls for the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee to recommend that the Postmaster General issue a comme...
HRes111 Of inquiry directing the Attorney General to transmit certain documents ... Of inquiry directing the Attorney General to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the financial practices of the President. This bill directs the Department of Justice to transmit to the H...
HRes158 Celebrating the history of the Detroit River with the 16-year commemorat... Celebrating the history of the Detroit River with the 16-year commemoration of the International Underground Railroad Memorial Monument, comprised of the Gateway to Freedom Monument in Detroit, Michigan, and the Tower of F...
HR799 Shift Back to Society Act of 2017 Shift Back to Society Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Justice to establish a pilot program that awards matching grants to historically black colleges and universities to provide educational programs for eli...
HRes90 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that gun violence i... Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that gun violence is a public health issue and Congress should enact by the end of the 115th Congress comprehensive Federal legislation that protects the Second Amendmen...
HR1291 Washington, D.C. Admission Act Washington, D.C. Admission Act This bill provides for admission into the United States of the state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth. The Commonwealth shall be admitted to the Union on an equal footing with the other s...
HRes162 Expressing support for designation of March 21, 2017, as "National Rosie... Expressing support for designation of March 21, 2017, as "National Rosie the Riveter Day". Supports the designation of National Rosie the Riveter Day. Acknowledges the important role played by women in World War II.
HR1322 Women's Health Protection Act of 2017 Women's Health Protection Act of 2017 This bill prohibits any government from imposing on abortion services: a requirement that a medical professional perform specific tests or medical procedures; a requirement that the sa...
HR1358 Scientific Integrity Act Scientific Integrity Act
HRes164 Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month. Recognizes and honors the women and organizations in the United States that h...
HR1437 No Money Bail Act of 2017 No Money Bail Act of 2017 This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to make ineligible for funding under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) program a state with a bail sy...
HR632 Mark Takai Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act Mark Takai Atomic Veterans Healthcare Parity Act This bill includes veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands between January 1, 1977, and December 31, 1980, as radiation exposed ve...
HR1472 Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act of 2017 Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act of 2017 This bill expands eligibility for the family caregiver program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to include members of the Armed Forces or veterans w...
HR1503 SOLVE Act 2.0 of 2017 Statue of Liberty Values Act 2.0 of 2017 SOLVE Act 2.0 of 2017 Statue of Liberty Values Act 2.0 of 2017 This bill states that: (1) beginning on March 6, 2017, Executive Order 13780, entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United Stat...
HR911 Saracini Aviation Safety Act of 2017 Saracini Aviation Safety Act of 2017 This bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration to issue an order to require: (1) the installation of secondary barriers, other than the cockpit door, to prevent access to the fl...
HRes192 Expressing the deepest sympathy and condolences to the family of Sriniva... Expressing the deepest sympathy and condolences to the family of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, as well as to Alok Madasani, Ian Grillot, and all victims of hate crime throughout the United States, and calling on the Department of ...
HR939 Buy America for Drinking Water Extension Act of 2017 Buy America for Drinking Water Extension Act of 2017 This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act to permanently extend a requirement that water system projects financed through a drinking water state revolving fund progra...
HR1498 End Racial Profiling Act of 2017 End Racial Profiling Act of 2017
HR1002 National Heritage Area Act of 2017 National Heritage Area Act of 2017 This bill establishes a National Heritage Areas System to recognize certain areas of the United States that tell nationally significant stories and to conserve, enhance, and interpret the...
HRes184 Of inquiry requesting the President and directing the Attorney General t... Of inquiry requesting the President and directing the Attorney General to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to communications with the government of Russia. Requests the Pre...
HR305 Presidential Tax Transparency Act Presidential Tax Transparency Act This bill amends the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require the President and certain candidates for President to disclose federal income tax returns for the three most recent taxable...
HRes197 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President ... Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President and the Secretary of State should ensure that the Canadian Government does not permanently store nuclear waste in the Great Lakes Basin. Expresses the...
HR1673 Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Act of 2017 Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability Act of 2017
HRes186 Of inquiry directing the Secretary of the Treasury to provide to the Hou... Of inquiry directing the Secretary of the Treasury to provide to the House of Representatives the tax returns and other specified financial information of President Donald J. Trump. Directs the Department of the Treasury t...
HR1242 400 Years of African-American History Commission Act 400 Years of African-American History Commission Act (Sec. 3) This bill establishes the 400 Years of African-American History Commission to develop and carry out activities throughout the United States to commemorate the 4...
HR40 Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-America... Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act This bill establishes the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans to examine slavery and discrimination in t...
HR1748 Opening Doors for Youth Act of 2017 Opening Doors for Youth Act of 2017
HR1819 Coal Cleanup Taxpayer Protection Act Coal Cleanup Taxpayer Protection Act This bill amends the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act to prohibit the Office of Surface Mining and Reclamation Enforcement (OSMRE) and state regulatory authorities from accept...
HR1847 PAST Act Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2017 PAST Act Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2017 This bill amends the Horse Protection Act to establish a new system for inspecting horses for soring, revise penalties for violations of the Act, and modify enforcement proce...
HR19 Smithsonian Women's History Museum Act Smithsonian Women's History Museum Act This bill establishes a comprehensive women's history museum within the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, to provide for: (1) the collection, study, and establishment of prog...
HRes220 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding past geno... Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding past genocides, and for other purposes. Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States, in seeking to prevent war crimes, crimes ag...
HR1850 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at... To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 907 Fourth Avenue in Lake Odessa, Michigan, as the "Donna Sauers Besko Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service loca...
HR392 Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2017 Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2017 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to: (1) eliminate the per country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, and (2) increase the per country...
HCRes44 Recognizing the significance of Equal Pay Day to illustrate the disparit... Recognizing the significance of Equal Pay Day to illustrate the disparity between wages paid to men and women. Recognizes the significance of Equal Pay Day to illustrate the disparity between wages paid to men and women, a...
HR1869 Paycheck Fairness Act Paycheck Fairness Act
HR1870 Police Training and Independent Review Act of 2017 Police Training and Independent Review Act of 2017
HRes246 Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Bey... Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Beyond Vietnam: A Time To Break Silence" sermon condemning the Vietnam War and calling for a true revolution of values in the United States. Commemorates...
HRes249 Honoring the life and legacy of the first woman to serve in the United S... Honoring the life and legacy of the first woman to serve in the United States Congress, Jeannette Pickering Rankin, on the 100th anniversary of her swearing-in to Congress. Recognizes the life and accomplishments of the fi...
HR1902 Social Security 2100 Act Social Security 2100 Act
HR2045 Community College Energy Training Act of 2017 Community College Energy Training Act of 2017
HR2044 America's Red Rock Wilderness Act America's Red Rock Wilderness Act This bill designates specified lands in the following areas of Utah as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System: (1) Great Basin, (2) Grand Staircase-Escalante, (3) Moab-L...
HR972 Menstrual Equity For All Act of 2017 Menstrual Equity For All Act of 2017 This bill establishes a tax credit, a tax exclusion, and requirements that apply to the purchase or distribution of menstrual hygiene products. The bill amends the Internal Revenue Code...
HRes269 Recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assau... Recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. Recognizes th...
HR2052 PRIVATE Act Protecting the Rights of IndiViduals Against Technological E... PRIVATE Act Protecting the Rights of IndiViduals Against Technological Exploitation Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Uniform Code of Military Justice to prohibit a person from knowingly and wrongfully broadcasting or dist...
HR1494 PACT Act Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act PACT Act Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to revise and expand provisions with respect to animal crushing. It retains existing criminal offenses that prohibit knowingly c...
HRes15 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United Sta... Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of its 6-day mail delivery service. Urges the U.S. Postal Service (...
HRes291 Promoting and supporting the goals and ideals of the Fair Housing Act an... Promoting and supporting the goals and ideals of the Fair Housing Act and recognizing April 2017 as Fair Housing Month, which includes bringing attention to the discrimination faced by every-day Americans in the United Sta...
HR2282 Equality Act Equality Act This bill amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity among the prohibited categories of discrimination or segregation in places of public accommodation. The bil...
HR2325 Emergency Financial Manager Reform Act of 2017 Emergency Financial Manager Reform Act of 2017
HRes314 Recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awaren... Recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the f...
HR2351 Minority Diabetes Initiative Act Minority Diabetes Initiative Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to allow the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to make grants to public and nonprofit private health care providers to provide tre...
HR2262 Free Credit Score Act of 2017 Free Credit Score Act of 2017
HR2477 Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act
HR2532 Vulnerable Children and Families Act of 2017 Vulnerable Children and Families Act of 2017 This bill redesignates the Office of Children's Issues of the Department of State as the Office of Vulnerable Children and Family Security (VCFS). The President shall appoint an...
HR2526 POST GRAD Act Protecting Our Students by Terminating Graduate Rates that... POST GRAD Act Protecting Our Students by Terminating Graduate Rates that Add to Debt Act
HR2510 Water Quality Protection and Job Creation Act of 2017 Water Quality Protection and Job Creation Act of 2017
HR1235 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue not more than 50,000 $5 coins, 400,000 $1 coins, and 750,000 half-dollar coins in recognit...
HRes361 Supporting the goals and ideals of "National Gun Violence Awareness Day"... Supporting the goals and ideals of "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" and "National Gun Violence Awareness Month". Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and National Gun Vio...
HRes367 Establishing the Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention. Establishing the Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention. Establishes the House Select Committee on Gun Violence Prevention to investigate and report on: the causes of mass shootings, methods to improve the federal fir...
HR2745 Healthy MOM Act Healthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act Healthy MOM Act Healthy Maternity and Obstetric Medicine Act
HR2669 Vote By Mail Act of 2017 Vote By Mail Act of 2017
HR15 Raise the Wage Act Raise the Wage Act This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage for regular employees over a 7-year period, for tipped employees, and for newly hired employees who are less tha...
HR2451 Pell Grant Preservation and Expansion Act Pell Grant Preservation and Expansion Act
HCRes63 Supporting efforts to enact a bold jobs and infrastructure package that ... Supporting efforts to enact a bold jobs and infrastructure package that benefits all Americans, not just billionaires. Expresses the sense of Congress regarding requirements and priorities for any infrastructure plan passe...
HR2401 Anti-Lunch Shaming Act of 2017 Anti-Lunch Shaming Act of 2017 This bill amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish requirements for the treatment of a child who is a student at a school participating in the National School Lunc...
HR2800 Aviation Funding Stability Act Aviation Funding Stability Act
HR2806 Soo Locks Modernization Act Soo Locks Modernization Act This bill directs the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to carry out the project authorized by the Water Resources Development Act of 1986 for the construction of a second lock adjacent to the existi...
HR2867 JOBS Act Job Opportunities Between our Shores Act JOBS Act Job Opportunities Between our Shores Act This bill amends the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to direct the Department of Labor to make grants to or enter into contracts with eligible entities to carry ou...
HR2840 Automatic Voter Registration Act Automatic Voter Registration Act
HRes380 Commemorating one year since the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fl... Commemorating one year since the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, on June 12, 2016. Expresses that the House of Representatives: remembers the victims, their families, the survivors, and the community one year...
HR1698 Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act This bill states that it is U.S. policy to prevent Iran from undertaking any activity related to nuclear-capable ballistic missiles. The President shall r...
HR820 Childhood Cancer STAR Act Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Acce... Childhood Cancer STAR Act Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to provide support to...
HRes386 Recognizing June 19, 2017, as this year's observance of the historical s... Recognizing June 19, 2017, as this year's observance of the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day. Recognizes the historical significance and supports the continued celebration of Juneteenth Independence D...
HR2866 Reducing Unnecessary Barriers for Relative Foster Parents Act Reducing Unnecessary Barriers for Relative Foster Parents Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to identify reputable model standards for the licensing of foster family homes. Pa...
HR2847 Improving Services for Older Youth in Foster Care Act Improving Services for Older Youth in Foster Care Act (Sec.2) This bill amends part E (Foster Care and Adoption Assistance) of title IV of the Social Security Act to revise the John H. Chafee Foster Care Independence Progr...
HR2834 Partnership Grants to Strengthen Families Affected by Parental Substance... Partnership Grants to Strengthen Families Affected by Parental Substance Abuse Act (Sec. 2) This bill revises requirements for grants to regional partnerships delivering services and producing activities designed to implem...
HRes390 Expressing strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdra... Expressing strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement. Expresses strong disapproval of the President's announcement to withdraw the United States from the Pari...
HR2742 Modernizing the Interstate Placement of Children in Foster Care Act Modernizing the Interstate Placement of Children in Foster Care Act (Sec. 3) This bill amends part E (Foster Care and Adoption Assistance) of title IV of the Social Security Act to require the procedures a state must have ...
HR2942 Schedules That Work Act Schedules That Work Act This bill grants an employee the right to request that the employee's employer change the terms and conditions of employment relating to: the number of hours or times the employee is required to wor...
HR2978 Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2017 Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2017 This bill amends the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to allow a representative official of an Indian tribe, with authorization from the governing body of the tribe, to request one or more po...
HR2983 Stop the Asian Carp Now Act of 2017 Stop the Asian Carp Now Act of 2017
HR12 Voter Empowerment Act of 2017 Voter Empowerment Act of 2017
HRes405 Expressing support for the designation of June 26 as "LGBT Equality Day". Expressing support for the designation of June 26 as "LGBT Equality Day". Expresses support for: (1) equal rights and protections for all people, regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity; and...
HR1905 Fair Chance Act Fair Chance to Compete for Jobs Act of 2017 Fair Chance Act Fair Chance to Compete for Jobs Act of 2017 This bill prohibits federal agencies and federal contractors from requesting that applicants for employment disclose criminal history record information before re...
HR3140 ACTION for National Service Act America's Call To Improve Opportunities ... ACTION for National Service Act America's Call To Improve Opportunities Now for National Service Act This bill amends the National and Community Service Act of 1990 and the Domestic Volunteer Service Act of 1973 to reestab...
HRes423 Condemning in the strongest terms the unprovoked and racially motivated ... Condemning in the strongest terms the unprovoked and racially motivated murder of Lt. Richard W. Collins III in College Park, Maryland, on May 20, 2017, expressing concern for the rising tide of racist and hate-based activ...
HR2225 Veterans Dog Training Therapy Act Veterans Dog Training Therapy Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a five-year pilot program to assess the effectiveness of addressing veterans' post-deployment mental health and post-...
HR3214 Anti-Voter Suppression Act Anti-Voter Suppression Act
HR3222 Do No Harm Act Do No Harm Act This bill makes the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 (RFRA) inapplicable to federal laws (or implementations of laws) that: protect against discrimination or the promotion of equal opportunity, incl...
HR3491 Protecting Adopted Children Act Protecting Adopted Children Act
HR3490 Supporting Adopted Children and Families Act of 2017 Supporting Adopted Children and Families Act of 2017
HR2475 Rebuild America's Schools Act of 2017 Rebuild America's Schools Act of 2017
HR3462 Office of Government Ethics Independence Act of 2017 Office of Government Ethics Independence Act of 2017 This bill amends the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to specify that the Director of the Office of Government Ethics may be removed only pursuant to a finding by the Pr...
HR1865 Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017 Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017 This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to specify that communications decency provisions protecting providers or users of interactive computer s...
HR3591 American Hope Act of 2017 American Hope Act of 2017 This bill amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to allow a state to extend higher-education benefits to state residents regardless of whether they are lawf...
HRes257 Condemning hate crime and any other form of racism, religious or ethnic ... Condemning hate crime and any other form of racism, religious or ethnic bias, discrimination, incitement to violence, or animus targeting a minority in the United States. Condemns hate crime and any other form of racism, r...
HRes496 Condemning and censuring President Donald Trump. Condemning and censuring President Donald Trump.
HCRes77 Condemning fear-mongering, racism, anti-Semitism, bigotry, and violence ... Condemning fear-mongering, racism, anti-Semitism, bigotry, and violence perpetrated by hate groups. Condemns the role of white supremacist groups in inciting violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, and denounces the increas...
HR1496 To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at... To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4040 West Washington Boulevard in Los Angeles, California, as the "Marvin Gaye Post Office". Designates the facility of the United States Postal Serv...
HR3660 No Federal Funding for Confederate Symbols Act No Federal Funding for Confederate Symbols Act
HR3686 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2017 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2017
HRes31 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United Sta... Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to restore service standards in effect as of July 1, 2012. Expresses the sense of the House of...
HR2482 Federal Perkins Loan Program Extension Act of 2017 Federal Perkins Loan Program Extension Act of 2017
HR2434 College Transparency Act College Transparency Act
HR3394 Teaching Health Centers Graduate Medical Education Extension Act of 2017 Teaching Health Centers Graduate Medical Education Extension Act of 2017
HR3440 Dream Act of 2017 Dream Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to cancel removal and grant lawful permanent resident status on a conditional basis to an alien who is inadmissible or deportable or is in tempo...
HR113 Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2017 Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to deem equine (horses and other members of the equidae family) parts to be an unsafe food additive or animal drug. The ...
HR3304 Human Trafficking Accountability Act Human Trafficking Accountability Act
HR754 Anwar Sadat Centennial Celebration Act Anwar Sadat Centennial Celebration Act This bill directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the posthumous award of a Congressional Gold Medal to Anwar Sa...
HR3773 Child Care for Working Families Act Child Care for Working Families Act
HRes520 Expressing solidarity with, and pledging support and assistance to, vict... Expressing solidarity with, and pledging support and assistance to, victims of Hurricane Harvey, commending the first responders and civilian volunteers who saved lives threatened by Hurricane Harvey, and for other purposes.
HRes531 Expressing support for the designation of September 2017 as "National Ki... Expressing support for the designation of September 2017 as "National Kinship Care Month". Expresses support for the designation of National Kinship Care Month. Honors the commitment and dedication of kinship caregivers an...
HR747 Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act of 2017 Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the tax treatment of certain alcoholic beverages, to: exclude the aging period from the production period ...
HR685 Bring Jobs Home Act Bring Jobs Home Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) grant business taxpayers a tax credit for up to 20% of insourcing expenses incurred for eliminating a business located outside the United States and re...
HR3839 Today's American Dream Act Today's American Dream Act
HR3858 Transportation Infrastructure for Job Creation Act Transportation Infrastructure for Job Creation Act
HR3859 Drinking Water Infrastructure for Job Creation Act Drinking Water Infrastructure for Job Creation Act
HR3876 SWAMP FLYERS Act Stop Waste And Misuse by Presidential Flyers Landing Ye... SWAMP FLYERS Act Stop Waste And Misuse by Presidential Flyers Landing Yet Evading Rules and Standards Act
HR3770 Community Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2017 Community Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2017 This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to extend through FY2022 and make appropriations for enhanced funding for the community...
HR1017 Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2017 Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act of 2017
HR3923 Dignity for Detained Immigrants Act of 2017 Dignity for Detained Immigrants Act of 2017
HR3947 Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act
HCRes84 Expressing support for designation of the first Friday of October as "Ma... Expressing support for designation of the first Friday of October as "Manufacturing Day".
HR2625 Wounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2017 Wounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2017 This bill directs the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs (VA) to jointly establish the K-9 Service Corps Program for the awarding of grants to assist nonprofit organizations...
HR3944 Police CAMERA Act of 2017 Police Creating Accountability by Making Effec... Police CAMERA Act of 2017 Police Creating Accountability by Making Effective Recording Available Act of 2017
HRes495 Recognizing the seriousness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and expr... Recognizing the seriousness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2017 as "PCOS Awareness Month". Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Polycystic ...
HR3980 Hate Crimes Commission Act of 2017 Hate Crimes Commission Act of 2017
HR508 Seniors Have Eyes, Ears, and Teeth Act of 2017 Seniors Have Eyes, Ears, and Teeth Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to expand Medicare coverage to include eyeglasses, hearing aids, and dental care.
HR488 Military Spouse Job Continuity Act of 2017 Military Spouse Job Continuity Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow the spouse of a member of the Armed Forces (military spouse) who moves with such member to another state under a permanent chan...
HR530 SECURE Our Democracy Act Safeguard our Elections and Combat Unlawful Int... SECURE Our Democracy Act Safeguard our Elections and Combat Unlawful Interference in Our Democracy Act This bill directs the Department of State to submit within 120 days a list of each foreign person that: (1) was at any ...
HR547 National Infrastructure Development Bank Act of 2017 National Infrastructure Development Bank Act of 2017 This bill establishes the National Infrastructure Development Bank as a wholly owned government corporation. The bank's board of directors shall be responsible for monit...
HRes28 Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United Sta... Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of door delivery for all business and residential customers. Expres...
HR582 Kari's Law Act of 2017 Kari's Law Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit businesses from manufacturing or importing for use in the United States, or selling or leasing in the United States, a multi-line ...
HJRes33 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative... Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment declaring that women shall have equal rights in the Unit...
HR20 Government By the People Act of 2017 Government By the People Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code and the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA) to establish a program for small individual donations to campaigns for public office and ...
HR676 Expanded & Improved Medicare For All Act Expanded & Improved Medicare For All Act This bill establishes the Medicare for All Program to provide all individuals residing in the United States and U.S. territories with free health care that includes all medically ne...
HR671 Global Health, Empowerment, and Rights Act HER Act Global Health, Empowerment, and Rights Act HER Act This bill states that foreign nongovernmental organizations shall not be ineligible for U.S. international development assistance under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 ...
HRes67 Expressing support for designation of November 2017, as "National Bladde... Expressing support for designation of November 2017, as "National Bladder Health Month".
HR630 National Statistics on Deadly Force Transparency Act of 2017 National Statistics on Deadly Force Transparency Act of 2017 This bill requires federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies to collect, compile, and submit data to the Department of Justice's (DOJ's) Bureau of Justi...
HRes357 Reaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States and Cana... Reaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States and Canada, recognizing bilateral cooperation that advances United States national interests, and urging increased bilateral cooperation on security, economic...
HR2327 PAWS Act of 2017 Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act of 2017 PAWS Act of 2017 Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act of 2017
HR1194 Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act
HR873 Global War on Terrorism War Memorial Act Global War on Terrorism War Memorial Act (Sec. 2) This bill allows the Global War on Terror Memorial Foundation to establish the National Global War on Terrorism Memorial as a commemorative work on federal land in the Dist...
HRes474 Expressing disapproval of any action by the President to remove the Spec... Expressing disapproval of any action by the President to remove the Special Counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential election and opposition to the granting of pardons to any person for offenses ...
HR4024 United States Postal Service Shipping Equity Act United States Postal Service Shipping Equity Act
HR1478 Gun Violence Research Act Gun Violence Research Act This bill amends the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 to eliminate the prohibition on the Department of Health and Human Services using federal funds to advocate or promote gun control.
HR3418 FAIR Act Fostering Academic Information and Resources Act FAIR Act Fostering Academic Information and Resources Act
HR729 Tobacco Excise Tax and Parity Act of 2017 Tobacco Excise Tax and Parity Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the taxation of tobacco products, to: increase or equalize excise taxes on small cigars, cigarettes, pipe tobacco, roll-...
HRes565 Expressing support for the recognition of October 9, 2017, as "World Pos... Expressing support for the recognition of October 9, 2017, as "World Post Day".
HR3745 Combat Sexual Harassment in Housing Act Combat Sexual Harassment in Housing Act
HRes457 Honoring the 169th anniversary of the first women's rights convention he... Honoring the 169th anniversary of the first women's rights convention held in the United States in Seneca Falls, New York. Recognizes the 169th anniversary of the first women's rights convention and supports policies that ...
HR1909 Environmental Health Workforce Act of 2017 Environmental Health Workforce Act of 2017
HRes179 To uphold the protections of the freedom of the press. To uphold the protections of the freedom of the press.
HR1069 Timely Mental Health for Foster Youth Act Timely Mental Health for Foster Youth Act This bill amends part B (Child and Family Services) of title IV of the Social Security Act with respect to state plans for the ongoing oversight and coordination of health care ser...
HR420 Promote Startups Act of 2017 Promote Startups Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase the maximum tax deduction for business start-up expenditures from $5,000 to $15,000 and to increase the deduction for the organizational e...
HR416 Raising Accountability to Improve School Excellence Act Raising Accountability to Improve School Excellence Act
HR414 Encourage our Educators Act Encourage our Educators Act This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to modify provisions of the teacher loan forgiveness program. Specifically, the legislation reduces from five t...
HRes41 Supporting a uniform adoption process for foster youth. Supporting a uniform adoption process for foster youth.
HR415 GEAR UP for Counseling GEAR UP for Counseling This bill amends title IV (Student Assistance) of the Higher Education Act of 1965 to increase requirements for grant recipients under the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Prog...
HR417 To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the improvement of consu... To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to require the improvement of consumer confidence reports, and for other purposes. This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Act by requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to revis...
HR412 Enlisted Legal Assistance Act Enlisted Legal Assistance Act This bill requires the Secretary of the military department concerned to provide personal civil legal assistance to: an active duty member of the Armed Forces in pay grades E-1 through E-5 and...
HR413 Early Pell Promise Act Early Pell Promise Act
HR419 Promote Workforce Development for the Advancement of Manufacturers Act o... Promote Workforce Development for the Advancement of Manufacturers Act of 2017
HR418 Early Intervention for Veterans and their Families Act Early Intervention for Veterans and their Families Act
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HR2810 On Closing Portions of the Conference 10/12/2017 Other
HR2810 On Motion to Instruct Conferees 10/12/2017 Other
HRes569 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree 10/12/2017 Other
S585 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 10/12/2017 Other
S585 On Passage 10/12/2017 Other
HR3243 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 10/11/2017 Other
HR452 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 10/11/2017 Other
HRes562 On Ordering the Previous Question 10/11/2017 Nay
HRes562 On Agreeing to the Resolution 10/11/2017 Nay
HR1858 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 10/10/2017 Yea
HR2464 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 10/10/2017 Other
HCRes71 On Agreeing to the Amendment 10/5/2017 Yea
HCRes71 On Agreeing to the Amendment 10/5/2017 Nay
HCRes71 On Agreeing to the Resolution 10/5/2017 Nay
HCRes71 On Agreeing to the Amendment 10/4/2017 Yea
HCRes71 On Agreeing to the Amendment 10/4/2017 Yea
HRes553 On Ordering the Previous Question 10/4/2017 Nay
HRes553 On Agreeing to the Resolution 10/4/2017 Nay
HR36 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 10/3/2017 Yea
HR36 On Passage 10/3/2017 Nay
HRes548 On Agreeing to the Resolution 10/3/2017 Nay
HRes548 On Ordering the Previous Question 10/3/2017 Nay
S782 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 10/3/2017 Yea
HR1547 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 10/2/2017 Yea
HR965 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 10/2/2017 Yea
HR2792 On Passage 9/28/2017 Nay
HR3823 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 9/28/2017 Yea
HR3823 On Passage 9/28/2017 Nay
HRes311 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended 9/27/2017 Yea
HRes538 On Ordering the Previous Question 9/27/2017 Nay
HRes538 On Agreeing to the Resolution 9/27/2017 Nay
HR2824 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/26/2017 Yea
HR2824 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 9/26/2017 Yea
HR2824 On Passage 9/26/2017 Nay
HRes533 On Ordering the Previous Question 9/26/2017 Nay
HRes533 On Agreeing to the Resolution 9/26/2017 Nay
HR2061 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 9/25/2017 Yea
HR3823 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 9/25/2017 Nay
HR3284 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 9/14/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 9/14/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Passage 9/14/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/14/2017 Yea
HR3697 On Passage 9/14/2017 Nay
HR3697 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 9/14/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/13/2017 Yea
HRes513 On Ordering the Previous Question 9/13/2017 Nay
HRes513 On Agreeing to the Resolution 9/13/2017 Nay
HR2611 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 9/12/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/8/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/8/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/8/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/8/2017 Nay
HR601 On Motion to Concur in the Senate Adt to the House Adt to the Senate Adt 9/8/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/7/2017 Yea
HRes504 On Agreeing to the Resolution 9/7/2017 Nay
HRes504 On Ordering the Previous Question 9/7/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Yea
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HR3354 On Agreeing to the Amendment 9/6/2017 Nay
HRes500 On Ordering the Previous Question 9/6/2017 Nay
HRes500 On Agreeing to the Resolution 9/6/2017 Nay
HRes502 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree 9/6/2017 Yea
HR2864 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 9/5/2017 Yea
HR3110 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 9/5/2017 Yea
HR3180 On Passage 7/28/2017 Yea
HRes481 On Agreeing to the Resolution 7/28/2017 Nay
S114 On Passage 7/28/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/27/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/27/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/27/2017 Nay
HR3219 On Passage 7/27/2017 Nay
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/27/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/27/2017 Nay
HR3219 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 7/27/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/27/2017 Yea
HRes478 On Agreeing to the Resolution 7/27/2017 Nay
HRes478 On Ordering the Previous Question 7/27/2017 Nay
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Nay
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Yea
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Nay
HR3219 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/26/2017 Nay
HRes473 On Agreeing to the Resolution 7/26/2017 Nay
HRes473 On Ordering the Previous Question 7/26/2017 Nay
HJRes111 On Passage 7/25/2017 Nay
HR3364 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 7/25/2017 Yea
HRes468 On Ordering the Previous Question 7/25/2017 Nay
HRes468 On Agreeing to the Resolution 7/25/2017 Nay
HR3180 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 7/24/2017 Other
HR3218 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 7/24/2017 Other
S114 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 7/24/2017 Other
HR218 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/20/2017 Yea
HR218 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/20/2017 Yea
HR218 On Passage 7/20/2017 Nay
HR2825 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 7/20/2017 Yea
HR2883 On Passage 7/19/2017 Nay
HR2883 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 7/19/2017 Yea
HR2883 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/19/2017 Yea
HR2883 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/19/2017 Yea
HR2910 On Passage 7/19/2017 Nay
HR2910 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/19/2017 Yea
HR2910 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 7/19/2017 Yea
HR2910 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/19/2017 Yea
HRes454 On Agreeing to the Resolution 7/19/2017 Nay
HRes454 On Ordering the Previous Question 7/19/2017 Nay
HR2786 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 7/18/2017 Yea
HR806 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/18/2017 Yea
HR806 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/18/2017 Yea
HR806 On Passage 7/18/2017 Nay
HR806 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 7/18/2017 Yea
HR806 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/18/2017 Yea
HR806 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/18/2017 Yea
HR806 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/18/2017 Yea
HRes451 On Ordering the Previous Question 7/18/2017 Nay
HRes451 On Agreeing to the Resolution 7/18/2017 Nay
HJRes76 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 7/17/2017 Yea
HJRes92 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 7/17/2017 Yea
HR2210 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 7/17/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/14/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/14/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/14/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/14/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 7/14/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/14/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Passage 7/14/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Nay
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Yea
HR2810 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/13/2017 Nay
HRes440 On Agreeing to the Resolution 7/13/2017 Nay
HRes440 On Ordering the Previous Question 7/13/2017 Nay
HR1492 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 7/12/2017 Yea
HR23 On Agreeing to the Amendment 7/12/2017 Yea
HR23 On Passage 7/12/2017 Nay
HR23 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 7/12/2017 Yea
HRes431 On Agreeing to the Resolution 7/12/2017 Nay
HRes431 On Ordering the Previous Question 7/12/2017 Nay
HR1397 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 7/11/2017 Yea
HR1719 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 7/11/2017 Yea
HR3003 On Passage 6/29/2017 Nay
HR3004 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 6/29/2017 Yea
HR3004 On Passage 6/29/2017 Nay
HR1215 On Passage 6/28/2017 Nay
HR1215 On Agreeing to the Amendment 6/28/2017 Nay
HR1215 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 6/28/2017 Yea
HR1215 On Agreeing to the Amendment 6/28/2017 Nay
HR1500 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 6/28/2017 Yea
HRes414 On Ordering the Previous Question 6/28/2017 Nay
HRes414 On Agreeing to the Resolution 6/28/2017 Nay
HR220 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 6/27/2017 Yea
HR497 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 6/27/2017 Yea
HRes382 On Agreeing to the Resolution 6/27/2017 Nay
HRes382 On Ordering the Previous Question 6/27/2017 Nay
HRes397 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree 6/27/2017 Yea
HR2258 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 6/26/2017 Yea
HR2547 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 6/26/2017 Yea
HR2842 On Agreeing to the Amendment 6/23/2017 Yea
HR2842 On Passage 6/23/2017 Yea
HR2842 On Agreeing to the Amendment 6/23/2017 Nay
HR1654 On Agreeing to the Amendment 6/22/2017 Yea
HR1654 On Passage 6/22/2017 Nay
HRes396 On Ordering the Previous Question 6/22/2017 Nay
HRes396 On Agreeing to the Resolution 6/22/2017 Nay
HRes392 On Ordering the Previous Question 6/21/2017 Nay
HRes392 On Agreeing to the Resolution 6/21/2017 Nay
HR2847 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 6/20/2017 Yea
HR2866 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended 6/20/2017 Yea
HR2581 On Passage 6/13/2017 Nay
HR2581 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions 6/13/2017 Yea
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Detail Co-Chair Congressional Former Mayors Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Work for Warriors Caucus
Detail Co-Vice Chair Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues
Detail Federal Caucus Member Interstate 69 Congressional Caucus (I-69)
Detail Co-Chair Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Youth Challenge Caucus
Detail Secretary Congressional Black Caucus
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Detail Federal Caucus Member Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Caucus
Detail Federal Committee Member House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Full Employment Caucus
Detail Federal Committee Member House Subcommittee on Aviation
Detail Federal Committee Member House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
Detail Co-Chair Congressional Coalition on Adoption
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Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Library of Congress Caucus
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Detail Federal Caucus Member Congressional Military Families Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Military Sexual Assault Prevention Caucus
Detail Federal Caucus Member Friends of Job Corps Congressional Caucus
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Name Title Role Description Location Address
Carolyn Miller Casework Manager; District Events Coordinator Caseworker / Constituent Liaison District Office 1 26700 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI. 48033
Duron Marshall Chief of Staff Chief of Staff / Administrative Assistant Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-2214
Jacqueline Elliott Communications and Staff Assistant Press Assistant District Office 1 26700 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI. 48033
Nicole Julius Communications Director Press Secretary / Communications Director / Other Liaison Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-2214
Jeremy Kaplan District Director District Director / District Chief of Staff District Office 1 26700 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI. 48033
Eboni Malone Executive Assistant and Scheduler Executive Assistant / Personal Assistant Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-2214
Varun Krovi Legislative Director Legislative Director Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-2214
Delia Kashat Policy Advisor and Legislative Correspondent Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-2214
James Slaughter Senior Constituent Outreach Coordinator Outreach District Office 1 26700 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI. 48033
Alanna Woolley Constituent Outreach Coordinator Outreach District Office 1 26700 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI. 48033
Indira Glass Deputy District Director; Office Manager District Director / District Chief of Staff District Office 1 26700 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI. 48033
Annika Christensen Legislative Assistant Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-2214
Alex Huang Legislative Assistant Legislative Assistant / Policy Advisor Capitol Office 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC. 20515-2214
Michael McGuinness Outreach Coordinator Outreach District Office 1 26700 Lahser Road
Southfield, MI. 48033
James Slaughter Senior Constituent Outreach Coordinator Outreach District Office 2 5555 Conner Avenue
Detroit, MI. 48213
Congresswoman Brenda L. Lawrence has lived in Michigan's 14th Congressional District, which includes a portion of Detroit as well the City of Southfield and 16 other cities located in Oakland and Wayne counties, her entire life. She was re-elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in November of 2016, where she serves as a Senior Whip, Vice Chair of the Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues and Secretary of the Congressional Black Caucus. She serves on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, where she also serves on the Subcommittee on Aviation, Subcommittee on Highway and Transit, Subcommittee on Water, Resources and Environment. She is also a member on the House Oversight & Government Reform Committee where she serves on the subcommittee on Government Operation.
Born and raised in Detroit, Congresswoman Lawrence is a product of Michigan's public school system. She is an alumna of Pershing High School and earned her bachelor's degree in Public Administration from Central Michigan University. Before she began her career in public service, the Congresswoman had a notable career with the U.S. Postal Service.
She was elected Mayor of the City of Southfield in November of 2001 and became the first African American and the first woman to serve in that post. She previously served on the Southfield City Council, where she was elected President in 1999. She has also served on the Southfield Public School Board of Education as President, Vice President, and Secretary.
She and her husband, McArthur Lawrence, are the proud parents of Michael and Michelle. They also adore their granddaughter, Asya.