Former Diane Watson
Democrat • 5 Terms • Sworn In 2001
- 37 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 43 of 433) 3 Made Into Law (Ranks 8 of 433)
- 458 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 93 of 436) 20 Made Into Law (Ranks 90 of 436)
Born November 12, 1933 in Los Angeles, California, Watson was educated at Los Angeles City College, the University of California, Los Angeles, California State University, Los Angeles, and Claremont Graduate University (PhD), and was a psychologist, a faculty member at California State University, a health occupation specialist with the Bureau of Industrial Education of the California Department of Education, a member of the California State Senate and United States Ambassador to Federated States of Micronesia before entering the House.
Watson was elected to the House in 2000, and is a member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus. Read More...
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Recent Voting History
H.R. 847: James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2009
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 847 James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation ActAye (with party)December 22, 2010
H.R. 6547: Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 6547 Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators ActAye (with party)December 21, 2010
H.R. 3082: Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2010
On Motion to Concur in the Senate amendment to House amendment to Senate amendment: H R 3082 Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposesAye (with party)December 21, 2010