Rep. Anna Eshoo
Democrat • 18th District, California • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 6 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 344 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 341 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 64 of 439) 8 Made Into Law (Ranks 286 of 439)
Eshoo was born December 13, 1942 in New Britain, Connecticut. She received an associate of arts degree from Canada College in Redwood, CA in 1975. She was an administrative assistant to the speaker pro tempore of the California Assembly (1980-81) and a member of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors and a Democratic National Committeewoman from California (1980-1992) before entering the U.S. House.http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=E000215 She is currently the only Assyrian-American member of Congress.http://www-eshoo.house.gov/news/iraq072005.aspx
Top legislative priorities includehttp://www.smartvoter.org/2004/11/02/ca/state/vote/eshoo_a/:
*"Technology: Continued investment in research and innovation to keep America competitive.
* Women and Families: Equal pay, protection of pensions, and freedom of choice.
* Healthcare: Access to affordable, quality health care for all Americans." Read More...
- Today: 13
- Past Seven Days: 70
- All-Time: 33,823
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4384 - America HEALS ActReferred to the Subcommittee Apr 11, 2014 3 Views
To provide for the establishment of a fund to provide for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research.
H.Res.532Referred to the Subcommittee Jun 10, 2014 6 Views
Calls on the Government of Turkey to allow free expression and Internet freedom.
H.R.3719 - Video Consumers Have Options in Choosing Entertainment Act of 2013Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 13, 2013 2 Views
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to facilitate retransmission consent negotiations between television broadcast stations and multichann...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.110Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 5 Views
Calling for urgent international intervention on behalf of Iraqi civilians facing a dire humanitarian crisis and severe persecution in the Nin...
H.R.5161 - Enhance Labeling, Accessing, and Branding of Electronic Licenses Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 22, 2014 9 Views
To promote the non-exclusive use of electronic labeling for devices licensed by the Federal Communications Commission.
H.R.5125 - Wi-Fi Innovation ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 16, 2014 9 Views
To promote unlicensed spectrum use in the 5 GHz band, to maximize the use of the band for shared purposes in order to bolster innovation and e...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5081: Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5081 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
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 25, 2014
H.Con.Res. 105: Prohibiting the President from deploying or maintaining United States Armed Forces in a sustained combat role in Iraq without specific, subsequent statutory authorization.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, As Amended: H CON RES 105 Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from IraqAye (with party)July 25, 2014