Rep. Michael Capuano
Democrat • 7th District, Massachusetts • 8th Term • Sworn In 1999
- 22 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 84 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 105 of 437)
- 333 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 92 of 439) 8 Made Into Law (Ranks 352 of 439)
Capuano was born January 9, 1952 in Somerville, Massachusetts. He was educated at Dartmouth College and Boston College Law School, and served as legal counsel to the joint committee on taxation of the Massachusetts state legislature and as Mayor of Somerville (1990-1998), before entering the House.
- Today: 6
- Past Seven Days: 39
- All-Time: 36,125
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4467 - Best Return on America's Investment Now ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jun 09, 2014 3 Views
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for visas for certain advanced STEM graduates, and for other purposes.
H.R.4109Referred to the House Committee Feb 27, 2014 1 Views
To require the President to designate a legal public holiday to be known as National First Responders Day.
H.R.3511 - Keeping Flood Insurance Affordable Act of 2013Referred to House Rules Nov 15, 2013 1 Views
To delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
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.5617 - Copyright and Marriage Equality ActReferred to the Subcommittee Oct 28, 2014 12 Views
To amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to the definition of "widow" and "widower", and for other purposes.
H.Res.723Referred to the House Committee Sep 15, 2014 26 Views
Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of ...
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 ActAbstain (against 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 energyAbstain (against 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 ActAbstain (against party)December 11, 2014