Rep. Anna Eshoo
Democrat • 18th District, California • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 6 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 340 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 75 of 436)
- 334 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 66 of 439) 8 Made Into Law (Ranks 285 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: 45
- All-Time: 33,780
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4384 - America HEALS ActReferred to the Subcommittee Apr 11, 2014 1 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 3 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.R.5161Referred to the House Committee Jul 22, 2014 5 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 11 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...
H.R.5109Referred to the House Committee Jul 15, 2014 15 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1048 West Robinhood Drive in Stockton, California, as the "W. Ronald ...
Recent Voting History
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 2014Abstain (against party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 1022: Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1022 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs ActAbstain (against party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 4411: Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 4411 To prevent Hezbollah and associated entities from gaining access to international financial and other institutions, and for other purposes.Abstain (against party)July 22, 2014