Rep. Corrine Brown
Democrat • 5th District, Florida • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 1 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 432 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 75 of 436)
- 358 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 51 of 439) 12 Made Into Law (Ranks 57 of 439)
Born November 11, 1946 in Jacksonville, Florida, Brown was educated at Florida A&M University where she received a bachelor's and master's degrees, and the University of Florida, where she was awarded an Education Specialist Degree. She received an Honorary Doctor of Law Degree from Edward Waters College in Jacksonville, and has been on the faculty at the latter two schools and at Florida Community College at Jacksonville. She served in the Florida House of Representatives for 10 years before entering government at the national level.
Brown has cosponsored legislation regarding civil rights and foreign relations. She has also participated with Michael Moore's "Slacker" college voter drive tour. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4439Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 10, 2014 6 Views
To ensure that minority-owned and women-owned businesses have a full and fair opportunity to compete in covered rail projects and contracts, a...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5159Referred to House Judiciary Jul 22, 2014 3 Views
To permit employees to request changes to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and to ensure that employers consider these reques...
H.Res.671Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Jul 16, 2014 11 Views
Recognizing the 100th anniversary of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
H.R.5089Referred to the House Committee Jul 11, 2014 6 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Mulford Road in Mulberry, Florida, as the "Sergeant First Class ...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 1022: Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1022 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs ActAye (with party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 4411: Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 4411 To prevent Hezbollah and associated entities from gaining access to international financial and other institutions, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)July 22, 2014