Rep. Michael Michaud
Democrat • 2nd District, Maine • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 24 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 59 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 474 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 27 of 438) 14 Made Into Law (Ranks 66 of 438)
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 1 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.5345 - RESPONSE Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 6 Views
To establish the Railroad Emergency Services Preparedness, Operational Needs, and Safety Evaluation (RESPONSE) Subcommittee under the Federal ...
H.R.5221 - Border Health Security Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 28, 2014 2 Views
To establish grant programs to improve the health of border area residents and for all hazards preparedness in the border area including biote...
H.R.5130 - Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 10 Views
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a national usury rate for consumer credit transactions.
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