Rep. Corrine Brown
Democrat • 5th District, Florida • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 1 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 434 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 105 of 437)
- 402 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 53 of 439) 14 Made Into Law (Ranks 102 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 3 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.5813 - U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Improvement Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Dec 09, 2014 8 Views
To allow for a contract for operation of Melville Hall at the United States Merchant Marine Academy, after receipt of a gift from the United S...
H.R.5741 - Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 11, 2014 10 Views
To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require a voter-verified permanent paper ballot under title III of such Act, and for other purpo...
H.R.5700Referred to the Subcommittee Nov 25, 2014 3 Views
To designate the community based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs located at 310 Home Boulevard in Galesburg, Illinois,...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyNay (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActNay (with party)December 11, 2014