Rep. Robert Brady
Democrat • 1st District, Pennsylvania • 9th Term • Sworn In 1998
- 6 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 357 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 252 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 188 of 438) 17 Made Into Law (Ranks 13 of 438)
Brady was born April 7, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After high school, he worked as a carpenter. Concerned with local issues, Brady was elected as a precinct committeeman for the Democratic Party in 1968. When his wardleader, City Council President George X. Schwartz was convicted and imprisoned in the Abscam scandal, Brady was elected to succeed him as the 34th Ward Democratic Leader. Brady was a staff aide in the Philadelphia City Council and in the Pennsylvania State Senate. He has been the elected chairman of the Philadelphia Democratic Party since June, 1986, and was a member of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission from 1991 until his election to Congress in 1997.
- Today: 6
- Past Seven Days: 41
- All-Time: 32,874
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4224Referred to the Subcommittee Mar 25, 2014 5 Views
For the relief of Victor Hugo Santos.
H.R.3664 - ACCESS ActReferred to the House Committee Dec 05, 2013 1 Views
To prohibit the Federal Government from preventing a private business from operating during a Government shutdown on Federal property leased b...
H.R.3553Referred to the House Committee Nov 20, 2013 3 Views
To allow a credit against income tax for employers who pay their Federal contractor employees compensation lost by reason of the Federal Gover...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.713Referred to the House Committee Aug 04, 2014 16 Views
Recognizing the friendship between the United Kingdom and the United States and expressing the support of the House of Representatives for a u...
H.R.5375 - Servicemembers Access to Justice Act of 2014Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Jul 31, 2014 12 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the enforcement of employment and reemployment rights of members of the uniformed services, ...
H.R.5244 - Healthy Housing Council Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 29, 2014 5 Views
To establish the Council on Healthy Housing and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014