Rep. John Lewis
Democrat • 5th District, Georgia • 14th Term • Sworn In 1987
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- Past Seven Days: 122
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2028Introduced May 16, 2013 39 Views
To prohibit discrimination in adoption or foster care placements based on the sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status of any pr...
H.R.1920 - DSH Reduction Relief Act of 2013Introduced May 09, 2013 13 Views
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for a delay in the implementation schedule of the reductions in disproport...
H.R.1851 - Family Act of 2013Introduced May 07, 2013 11 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purp...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.220Introduced May 17, 2013 74 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the contributions of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Specie...
H.R.2036Introduced May 16, 2013 24 Views
To amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to require States to help alien children in the child welfare system apply for all avai...
H.R.1981 - Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2013Introduced May 15, 2013 24 Views
To require certain standards and enforcement provisions to prevent child abuse and neglect in residential programs, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.R.1344 Helping Heroes Fly Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1344 Helping Heroes Fly ActAye (with party)May 21, 2013
H.R.324 To grant the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the First Special Service Force, in recognition of its superior service during World War II.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 324 To grant the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the First Special Service Force, in recognition of its superior service during World War IIAye (with party)May 21, 2013
H.R.1412 Improving Job Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1412 Improving Job Opportunities for Veterans ActAye (with party)May 21, 2013
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On February 15, 2008 John Lewis was featured on the homepage of OpenCongress:
On Thursday, Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), one of Hillary Clinton's most prominent black supporters, <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2008/02/15/us/politics/15clinton.html?_r=1&sq=john%20lewis&st=nyt&adxnnl=1&oref=slogin&scp=2&adxnnlx=1203113440-kOaFSQwm+8QKOm9tzonisg">said </a> that he will be casting his vote as a superdelegate for Barack Obama. “In recent days, there is a sense of movement and a sense of spirit,” he said in the interview in which he disclosed his voting preference. “Something is happening in America, and people are prepared and ready to make that great leap.”
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