Rep. Lloyd Doggett
Democrat • 35th District, Texas • 10th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 11 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 240 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 436)
- 220 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 250 of 438) 9 Made Into Law (Ranks 292 of 438)
Born in Austin, Texas on October 6, 1946, Doggett received both his bachelor's degree in business and Juris Doctor degree from the University of Texas at Austin. His political career began in 1973, when he was elected to the Texas State Senate, serving until 1985. In 1984 he lost the US Senate election to Phil Gramm by a margin of 59%-41%. Later in 1989 he became both a justice on the Texas Supreme Court and an adjunct professor at the University of Texas Law School, his alma mater.
- Today: 9
- Past Seven Days: 31
- All-Time: 31,662
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5232 - NOTICE ActReferred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 2 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require hospitals to provide certain notifications to individuals classified by such hospit...
H.R.3970 - Stop Subsidizing Multimillion Dollar Corporate Bonuses ActReferred to the House Committee Jan 29, 2014 1 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the denial of deduction for certain excessive employee remuneration, and for other purposes.
H.R.2979 - Guardians for Children ActReferred to the House Committee Aug 02, 2013 2 Views
To amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to preserve the eligibility of a child for kinship guardianship assistance payments whe...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.701Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 08, 2014 14 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia is an internation...
H.R.5314 - Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 65 Views
To amend title 31, United States Code, to enhance the Federal Government's planning and preparation for extreme weather, and the Federal Gover...
H.R.5363 - Water in the 21st Century ActReferred to the Subcommittee Sep 12, 2014 17 Views
To establish a WaterSense program, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
S. 1603: Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: S 1603 Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation ActAye (with party)September 16, 2014
H.R. 5461: To clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5461 To clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction, and for other purposesNay (against party)September 16, 2014
H.R. 5405: Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5405 To make technical corrections to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to enhance the ability of small and emerging growth companies to access capital through public and private markets, to reduce regulatory burdens, and for other purposesNay (with party)September 16, 2014