Rep. Gregory Meeks
Democrat • 5th District, New York • 9th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 391 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 310 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 83 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 107 of 439)
Meeks was born September 25, 1953 in East Harlem, New York City and raised in a housing project. He attended Adelphi University and obtained a degree in Law from Howard University. He worked as an Assistant District Attorney and Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York before joining the Investigations Commission to investigate official misconduct and organized crime. He was Supervising Judge for the New York State Workers Compensation System before being elected to the New York State Assembly in 1992.
- Today: 12
- Past Seven Days: 47
- All-Time: 24,449
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.3957Referred to the House Committee Jan 28, 2014 8 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 218-10 Merrick Boulevard in Springfield Gardens, New York, as the "Cy...
H.Res.443Referred to the Subcommittee Jan 10, 2014 9 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the September 23, 2013, decision of the Dominican Republic Constitutional Court...
H.Res.222Motion to reconsider laid Aug 02, 2013 1 Views
Recognizing the long-term partnership and friendship between the United States and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, working together towards p...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.684Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 11 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the lif...
H.Res.673Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 6 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day, and for other purposes.
H.Res.671Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Jul 16, 2014 7 Views
Recognizing the 100th anniversary of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 3107: Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3107 Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground ActAye (with party)July 28, 2014
H.R. 3202: Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3202 Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment ActAye (with party)July 28, 2014
H.R. 935: Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 935 To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposesNay (with party)July 28, 2014