Rep. Robert Brady
Democrat • 1st District, Pennsylvania • 9th Term • Sworn In 1998
- 6 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 359 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 436)
- 253 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 193 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: 7
- Past Seven Days: 38
- All-Time: 32,975
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4224Referred to the Subcommittee Mar 25, 2014 3 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 4 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 Subcommittee Sep 08, 2014 6 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 the Subcommittee Sep 02, 2014 3 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the enforcement of employment and reemployment rights of members of the uniformed services, ...
H.Res.707Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 13 Views
Condemning all forms of anti-Semitism and rejecting attempts to justify anti-Jewish hatred or violent attacks as an acceptable expression of d...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5108: To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5108 To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)September 15, 2014
H.R. 5161: Enhance Labeling, Accessing, and Branding of Electronic Licenses Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5161 E-LABEL ActAye (with party)September 11, 2014
H.R. 3522: Employee Health Care Protection Act of 2013
On Passage: H R 3522 To authorize health insurance issuers to continue to offer for sale current group health insurance coverage in satisfaction of the minimum essential health insurance coverage requirement, and for other purposesNay (with party)September 11, 2014