Rep. Henry Waxman
Democrat • 33rd District, California • 20th Term • Sworn In 1975
- 9 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 287 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 270 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 154 of 438) 13 Made Into Law (Ranks 102 of 438)
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...
- Today: 22
- Past Seven Days: 69
- All-Time: 57,243
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4364 - Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 04, 2014 4 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 6 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 0 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.5331Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 11 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 73839 Gorgonio Drive in Twentynine Palms, California, as the "Colonel...
H.R.5364 - CHIP Extension and Improvement Act of 2014Referred to House Ways and Means Jul 31, 2014 7 Views
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
H.R.5296Referred to the House Committee Jul 30, 2014 1 Views
To require a demonstration program on the accession as Air Force officers of candidates with auditory impairments.
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