Rep. Henry Waxman
Democrat • 33rd District, California • 20th Term • Sworn In 1975
- 9 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 303 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 105 of 437)
- 295 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 149 of 439) 14 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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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4364 - Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 04, 2014 6 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 8 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.R.5739 - No Social Security for Nazis ActSigned by President Dec 18, 2014 62 Views
To amend the Social Security Act to provide for the termination of social security benefits for individuals who participated in Nazi persecuti...
H.R.5741 - Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 11, 2014 10 Views
To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require a voter-verified permanent paper ballot under title III of such Act, and for other purpo...
H.R.5728 - STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014Became Public Law No: 113-200 Dec 04, 2014 68 Views
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 and title 17, United States Code, to extend expiring provisions relating to the retransmission of sign...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyNay (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActNay (with party)December 11, 2014