Rep. Henry Waxman
Democrat • 33rd District, California • 20th Term • Sworn In 1975
- 9 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 278 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 261 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 156 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 107 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...
- Today: 11
- Past Seven Days: 71
- All-Time: 57,075
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4364 - Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 04, 2014 46 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 4 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.Res.684Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 13 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the lif...
H.Con.Res.107Referred to the House Committee Jul 16, 2014 7 Views
Denouncing the use of civilians as human shields by Hamas and other terrorist organizations in violation of international humanitarian law.
H.R.5101 - National Freight Network Trust Fund Act of 2014Referred to House Transportation and Infrastructure Jul 14, 2014 5 Views
To establish a National Freight Network Trust Fund to improve the performance of the national freight network, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 3107: Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3107 Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground ActAye (with party)July 28, 2014
H.R. 3202: Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3202 Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment ActAye (with party)July 28, 2014
H.R. 935: Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 935 To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposesNay (with party)July 28, 2014