Rep. James Moran
Democrat • 8th District, Virginia • 12th Term • Sworn In 1991
- 18 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 105 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 543 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 13 of 438) 16 Made Into Law (Ranks 23 of 438)
Moran was born May 16, 1945 in Buffalo, New York. He attended the College of the Holy Cross and the University of Pittsburgh, graduating with a masters degree in Public Administration. He was elected to the Alexandria, Virginia City Council in 1979, serving as deputy mayor from 1982 to 1984, when he was forced to resign as part of a nolo contendre plea bargain to a misdemeanor conflict of interest charge. The conviction was later erased. Moran subsequently ran and was elected mayor of Alexandria in 1985. His brother, Brian Moran, is a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. Moran was elected to the U.S. House in 1990.
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5249 - Rosoboronexport Embargo Act of 2014Referred to House Financial Services Jul 29, 2014 6 Views
To re-impose sanctions on Russian arms exporter Rosoboronexport, and for other purposes.
H.R.4623Referred to the Subcommittee May 10, 2014 0 Views
To direct the Secretary of Transportation to conduct a notice and comment rulemaking before implementing certain policies relating to obstruct...
H.R.4525 - Traveling Exotic Animal Protection ActReferred to the Subcommittee May 06, 2014 9 Views
To amend the Animal Welfare Act to restrict the use of exotic and non-domesticated animals in traveling circuses and exhibitions.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5279 - SWEET ActReferred to House Energy and Commerce Jul 30, 2014 10 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose an excise tax on sugar-sweetened beverages, to dedicate the revenues from such tax to the...
H.R.5241 - Crimea Annexation Non-recognition ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 29, 2014 1 Views
To prohibit United States Government recognition of Russia's annexation of Crimea.
H.R.5219 - English Learning and Innovation ActSponsor introductory remarks on measure Jul 28, 2014 6 Views
To promote innovative practices for the education of English learners and to help States and local educational agencies with English learner p...
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.Nay (against 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