Former Mike Ross
Democrat • 6 Terms • Sworn In 2001
- 29 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 18 of 433) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 48 of 433)
- 252 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 62 of 436) 12 Made Into Law (Ranks 31 of 436)
Ross was born in Texarkana, Arkansas on September 1, 1961. He was educated at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and was a businessman and state senator from 1990 to 2000 before entering the House. He also served as Chief of staff to then Lieutenant Governor Winston Bryant from 1985 to 1989.
In the 2000 election, he was the only Democrat outside of California to defeat a Republican incumbent. In the 2004 election, the Republican Party did not run a challenger against him. Read More...
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Recent Voting History
H.R. 8: "Fiscal cliff" bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H R 8 To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and to provide for expedited consideration of a bill providing for comprehensive tax reform, and for other purposesAye (with party)January 01, 2013
On Agreeing to the Resolution: H RES 844 Providing for consideration of the Senate amendments to the bill (H.R. 8) to extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and to provide for expedited consideration of a bill providing for comprehensive tax reform, and for other purposesAye (with party)January 01, 2013
H.R. 4212: Contaminated Drywall Safety Act of 2012
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 4212 Drywall Safety ActAye (with party)January 01, 2013