Rep. Al Green
Democrat • 9th District, Texas • 5th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 25 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 49 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 436)
- 216 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 259 of 438) 12 Made Into Law (Ranks 146 of 438)
Green was born September 1, 1947 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Green graduated from Florida A&M University and went on to receive his Doctorate of Jurisprudence in 1974 from Texas Southern University. He was later elected as Justice of the Peace in Harris County in the Precinct 7, Place Two position, prior to running for the U.S. Congress.
Green is the former president of the Houston NAACP. Read More...
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- Past Seven Days: 40
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5407 - TIP Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Sep 08, 2014 26 Views
To direct the Attorney General to conduct a study on the cost of the purchase and use of body cameras by State and local law enforcement agenc...
H.R.4839 - Original Living Wage Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jun 11, 2014 7 Views
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act to provide for the calculation of the minimum wage based on the Federal poverty threshold for a family o...
H.Res.560Referred to the House Committee Apr 30, 2014 1 Views
Promoting minority health awareness and supporting the goals and ideals of National Minority Health Month in April 2014, which include bringin...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.711Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Aug 01, 2014 9 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to ensure the ...
H.Res.699Motion to reconsider laid Aug 01, 2014 10 Views
Welcoming African leaders to the first United States-Africa Leaders' Summit and African trade ministers to the 13th Forum of the African Growt...
H.Res.701Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 08, 2014 18 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia is an internation...
Recent Voting History
S. 1603: Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: S 1603 Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation ActAye (with party)September 16, 2014
H.R. 5461: Restoring Proven Financing for American Employers Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5461 To clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction, and for other purposesNay (against party)September 16, 2014
H.R. 5405: Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5405 To make technical corrections to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to enhance the ability of small and emerging growth companies to access capital through public and private markets, to reduce regulatory burdens, and for other purposesNay (with party)September 16, 2014