Rep. Michael Michaud
Democrat • 2nd District, Maine • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 24 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 49 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 470 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 23 of 439) 14 Made Into Law (Ranks 19 of 439)
Michaud was born January 18, 1955 in Millinocket, Maine. He grew up in Medway, Maine, and was a mill worker before entering politics. His political career began when he campaigned to clean up the Penobscot River. He was elected to the Maine House of Representatives in 1980, and to the Maine Senate in 1994. He was unanimously elected President of the Maine Senate in 2000. Rep. Michaud is the second of six children and the first Franco-American to represent Maine in Congress. He has a close connection to labor unions after being a member of the one at the mill where he worked for thirty years. Rep. Michaud attended the John F. Kennedy School of Government Program for Senior Executives in State and Local Government at Harvard University and holds Doctors of Public Service from Unity and Husson Colleges. http://michaud.house.gov/article.asp?id=74
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.104Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 07, 2014 3 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of Vietnam Veterans Day.
H.R.4527Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No Jul 17, 2014 2 Views
To remove a use restriction on land formerly a part of Acadia National Park that was transferred to the town of Tremont, Maine, and for other ...
H.R.4399 - Comprehensive Department of Veterans Affairs Performance Management and Accountability Reform Act of...Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 11, 2014 7 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the performance appraisal system for senior executives of the Department of Veterans Affairs...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5059 - Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 18, 2014 11 Views
To direct the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for the conduct of annual evaluations of mental health car...
H.R.5051 - Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014Referred to House Ways and Means Jul 09, 2014 36 Views
To ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions.
H.Res.657Motion to reconsider laid Jul 11, 2014 15 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States support for the State of Israel as it defends itself against unpr...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5081: Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5081 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.R. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.Con.Res. 105: Prohibiting the President from deploying or maintaining United States Armed Forces in a sustained combat role in Iraq without specific, subsequent statutory authorization.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, As Amended: H CON RES 105 Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from IraqAye (with party)July 25, 2014