Rep. Charles Dent
Republican • 15th District, Pennsylvania • 5th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 9 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 287 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 156 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 368 of 438) 9 Made Into Law (Ranks 292 of 438)
Dent was born May 24, 1960 in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He earned a degree in Foreign Service and International Politics from Pennsylvania State University in 1982 and a Master's Degree in Public Administration from Lehigh University in Bethlehem in 1993. He worked as a development officer for Lehigh University from 1986 to 1990. Before being elected to the United States Congress in 2004, Dent was a member of the Pennsylvania State House (132nd district) from 1991-1999 and the Pennsylvania State Senate (16th district) from 1999-2004. http://dent.house.gov/bio.shtml Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.3931 - Children's Health Insurance Protection (CHIP) ActReferred to the Subcommittee Feb 07, 2014 12 Views
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to allow for the continuation of the pre-ACA flexibility of States in providing CHIP coverage to...
H.R.3885 - Generating Real Opportunities for Workers and Transitional Help ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jan 22, 2014 3 Views
To provide for a 12 month extension for certain Emergency Unemployment Compensation, and for other purposes.
H.R.3020 - Insurance Fairness for Amputees ActReferred to the Subcommittee Sep 13, 2013 0 Views
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5314 - Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience Act of 2014Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Jul 31, 2014 9 Views
To amend title 31, United States Code, to enhance the Federal Government's planning and preparation for extreme weather, and the Federal Gover...
H.Con.Res.110Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 5 Views
Calling for urgent international intervention on behalf of Iraqi civilians facing a dire humanitarian crisis and severe persecution in the Nin...
H.Res.683Motion to reconsider laid Aug 01, 2014 14 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the current situation in Iraq and the urgent need to protect religious minorities from...
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.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Aye (with party)August 01, 2014