Rep. Lloyd Doggett
Democrat • 35th District, Texas • 10th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 11 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 237 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 213 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 255 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: 10
- Past Seven Days: 33
- All-Time: 31,590
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5232 - NOTICE ActReferred to House Energy and Commerce Jul 29, 2014 5 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.2990 - Smuggled Tobacco Prevention Act of 2013Referred to the House Committee Aug 02, 2013 2 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce tobacco smuggling, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.701Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 11 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 House Oversight and Government Reform Jul 31, 2014 8 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.5278 - No Federal Contracts for Corporate Deserters Act of 2014Referred to House Armed Services Jul 30, 2014 10 Views
To prohibit the award of Federal Government contracts to inverted domestic corporations, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Abstain (against party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014