Rep. John Mica
Republican • 7th District, Florida • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 428 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 105 of 437)
- 124 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 407 of 439) 10 Made Into Law (Ranks 269 of 439)
Mica was born January 27, 1943 in Binghamton, New York. He was educated at Miami Edison High School, Miami-Dade Community College and the University of Florida. He was a businessman, a member of the Florida House of Representatives and a staff member for Senator Paula Hawkins before entering the House. He is the brother of former Representative Daniel A. Mica.
Mica, a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on Railroads, is well-known for being an opponent of government assistance to Amtrak. Mica has said, "Amtrak needs major surgery and reorganization" and "Amtrak is not just broken, it is actually bankrupt." http://www.house.gov/transportation/press/press2002/release201.html Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1948 - Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2013Referred to the Subcommittee May 14, 2013 7 Views
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to preserve the authority of each State to make determinations relating to the State's water ...
H.R.1592Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 18, 2013 3 Views
To provide for the conveyance of the David W. Dyer Federal Building and United States Courthouse in Miami, Florida, to Miami Dade College in M...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.107Motion to reconsider laid Dec 10, 2014 18 Views
A concurrent resolution denouncing the use of civilians as human shields by Hamas and other terrorist organizations.
H.R.5089Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred Sep 09, 2014 4 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Mulford Road in Mulberry, Florida, as the "Sergeant First Class ...
H.R.5063 - ASTEROIDS ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 15, 2014 7 Views
To promote the development of a commercial asteroid resources industry for outer space in the United States and to increase the exploration an...
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 energyAye (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 ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014