Rep. Henry Waxman
Democrat • 33rd District, California • 20th Term • Sworn In 1975
- 9 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 278 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 75 of 436)
- 258 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 156 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 102 of 439)
Waxman was born September 12, 1939 in Los Angeles. He attended college at University of California, Los Angeles, earning a bachelor's degree in political science in 1961. Waxman also attended UCLA's law school, receiving his law degree in 1964. After graduating, he worked as a lawyer and member of the California Assembly before being elected to the House.
Waxman was first elected to the House in 1975 to California's 30th District. The district includes the complete cities of Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Hidden Hills, Malibu, Westlake Village, West, and Woodland Hills, as well as such areas of Los Angeles as Beverly-Fairfax, Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Beverlywood, Topanga, Agoura, Chatsworth and Westwood. Read More...
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- Past Seven Days: 48
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4364 - Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 04, 2014 47 Views
To provide greater transparency, accountability, and safety authority to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and for other pur...
H.R.4298 - GRID ActReferred to the Subcommittee Mar 28, 2014 5 Views
To amend the Federal Power Act to protect the bulk-power system and electric infrastructure critical to the defense of the United States again...
H.R.4004Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 11, 2014 3 Views
To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into enhanced-use leases for certain buildings of the Department of Veterans Affairs a...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5106Referred to the House Committee Jul 14, 2014 20 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 100 Admiral Callaghan Lane in Vallejo, California, as the "Philmore G...
H.J.Res.119Referred to the House Committee Jul 14, 2014 15 Views
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections.
H.R.5051 - Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014Referred to House Ways and Means Jul 09, 2014 50 Views
To ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions.
Recent Voting History
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 22, 2014
H.R. 1022: Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1022 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs ActAye (with party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 4411: Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 4411 To prevent Hezbollah and associated entities from gaining access to international financial and other institutions, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)July 22, 2014