Rep. Chaka Fattah
Democrat • 2nd District, Pennsylvania • 10th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 26 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 54 of 437) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 37 of 437)
- 253 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 213 of 439) 9 Made Into Law (Ranks 374 of 439)
Born November 21, 1956 in Philadelphia, Fattah attended Overbrook High School and received an A.A. from Philadelphia Community College in 1976 and an M.A. from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School in 1986. He was a Representative in the Pennsylvania General Assembly from 1983-1988 and a State Senator from 1983-1994.
Fattah is married to Renee Chenault-Fattah, a local Philadelphia television news broadcaster on WCAU-TV (NBC 10). Read More...
- Today: 9
- Past Seven Days: 36
- All-Time: 36,642
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.771Referred to the House Committee Dec 04, 2014 7 Views
Recognizing the 100-year anniversary of Big Brothers Big Sisters Southeastern Pennsylvania.
H.R.5158 - Record Expungement Designed to Enhance Employment Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 02, 2014 10 Views
To provide for the sealing or expungement of records relating to Federal nonviolent criminal offenses, and for other purposes.
H.Res.668Referred to the House Committee Jul 14, 2014 5 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of the Community Development Block Grant program.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5880Referred to the House Committee Dec 11, 2014 26 Views
To repeal a limitation in the Labor-Management Relations Act regarding requirements for labor organization membership as a condition of employ...
H.Res.755Referred to the House Committee Nov 14, 2014 6 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of American Education Week.
H.R.5711Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 09, 2014 9 Views
To amend title 18, United States Code, to extend the coverage of the Federal prohibition against hate crimes in order to provide greater prote...
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 energyAye (against 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