Rep. Gregory Meeks
Democrat • 5th District, New York • 9th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 5 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 381 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 319 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 86 of 438) 15 Made Into Law (Ranks 42 of 438)
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: 9
- Past Seven Days: 30
- All-Time: 24,556
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.699Motion to reconsider laid Aug 01, 2014 25 Views
Welcoming African leaders to the first United States-Africa Leaders' Summit and African trade ministers to the 13th Forum of the African Growt...
H.R.3957Ordered to be Reported Jul 24, 2014 4 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 12 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the September 23, 2013, decision of the Dominican Republic Constitutional Court...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.713Referred to the House Committee Aug 04, 2014 14 Views
Recognizing the friendship between the United Kingdom and the United States and expressing the support of the House of Representatives for a u...
H.R.5395 - Professional Boxing Safety ActReferred to House Energy and Commerce Aug 01, 2014 9 Views
To establish a United States Boxing Commission to administer the Professional Boxing Safety Act, and for other purposes.
H.Res.701Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 20 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia is an internation...
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