Rep. Anna Eshoo
Democrat • 18th District, California • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 347 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 105 of 437)
- 370 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 67 of 439) 12 Made Into Law (Ranks 181 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...
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- Past Seven Days: 56
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5255 - Reforming Federal Procurement of Information Technology ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 30, 2014 4 Views
To enhance the procurement of information technology by establishing a United States Digital Government Office and United States Chief Informa...
H.R.4384 - America HEALS ActReferred to the Subcommittee Apr 11, 2014 6 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 2 Views
Calls on the Government of Turkey to allow free expression and Internet freedom.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5878Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Dec 11, 2014 9 Views
To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to further express United States foreign policy with respect to, and to strengthen Un...
H.R.5728 - STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014Became Public Law No: 113-200 Dec 04, 2014 65 Views
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 and title 17, United States Code, to extend expiring provisions relating to the retransmission of sign...
H.R.5687Message on Senate action sent Dec 16, 2014 10 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 101 East Market Street in Long Beach, California, as the "Juanita Mil...
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