Rep. James McGovern
Democrat • 2nd District, Massachusetts • 9th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 12 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 212 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 701 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 4 of 438) 13 Made Into Law (Ranks 102 of 438)
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: 43
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.105Received in the Senate and referred Jul 28, 2014 4 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 Jul 21, 2014 5 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 ActSponsor introductory remarks on measure May 30, 2014 8 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.701Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 19 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.5325 - American Manufacturing Workforce Act of 2014Referred to House Education and the Workforce Jul 31, 2014 4 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives to meet the needs of the American manufacturing workforce, and for other ...
H.R.5368 - Security and Opportunity for Vulnerable Migrant Children Act of 2014Referred to House Judiciary Jul 31, 2014 6 Views
To direct the Secretary of State to develop a strategy to address the factors driving large numbers of unaccompanied alien children from El Sa...
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