Rep. James McGovern
Democrat • 2nd District, Massachusetts • 9th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 12 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 237 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 122 of 437)
- 749 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 4 of 439) 16 Made Into Law (Ranks 133 of 439)
McGovern was born November 20, 1959 in Worcester, Massachusetts. He was educated at American University in Washington, D. C., and was a staff member for Senator George McGovern of South Dakota (to whom he is not related) and for Representative Joe Moakley before entering the House.
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- Past Seven Days: 59
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.105Received in the Senate and referred Jul 28, 2014 6 Views
Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces, other than Armed Forces ...
H.R.4851 - Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 08, 2014 3 Views
To promote access for United States officials, journalists, and other citizens to Tibetan areas of the People's Republic of China, and for oth...
H.R.4778 - Atomic Veterans Service Medal ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jun 20, 2014 5 Views
To authorize the award of a military service medal to members of the Armed Forces who were exposed to ionizing radiation as a result of partic...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.781Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Dec 12, 2014 6 Views
Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the World War I Christmas Truce of 1914.
H.Res.777Referred to the House Committee Dec 10, 2014 16 Views
Recognizing the 66th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of "Human Rights Day".
H.R.5743Referred to the House Committee Nov 19, 2014 9 Views
To establish a commission to identify and examine issues of national concern related to the conduct of intercollegiate athletics, to make reco...
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