Rep. Jim Matheson
Democrat • 4th District, Utah • 7th Term • Sworn In 2001
- 10 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 261 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 210 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 261 of 438) 14 Made Into Law (Ranks 66 of 438)
Matheson was born March 21, 1960 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He attended Harvard University (BA) and the University of California, Los Angeles (MBA). As a Democrat, he is a rarity in Utah politics. He is more conservative than most Democrats and was elected from a district where George W. Bush won 77% of the vote in 2004. Matheson faces stiff challenges from Republicans every election cycle.
- Today: 11
- Past Seven Days: 57
- All-Time: 34,640
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4290 - Wakefield Act of 2014Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No Jul 24, 2014 8 Views
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the Emergency Medical Services for Children Program.
H.R.4023 - Fairness to Pet Owners Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 14, 2014 23 Views
To promote competition and help consumers save money by giving them the freedom to choose where they buy prescription pet medications, and for...
H.R.3245 - Medicare Home Health Fraud Reduction ActReferred to the Subcommittee Oct 11, 2013 6 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a maximum threshold for episode reimbursement to skilled home health agencies und...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.701Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 11 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia is an internation...
H.R.5364 - CHIP Extension and Improvement Act of 2014Referred to House Ways and Means Jul 31, 2014 3 Views
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
H.R.5152 - Savings, Accountability, Value, and Efficiency III Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 15, 2014 6 Views
To save the Federal Government money by reducing duplication and increasing efficiency, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014