Rep. Doris Matsui
Democrat • 6th District, California • 5th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 20 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 105 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 122 of 437)
- 305 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 133 of 439) 14 Made Into Law (Ranks 205 of 439)
Doris Matsui was born September 25, 1944 in a Japanese Internment Camp at Poston, Arizona and grew up in Dinuba, in California's Central Valley. She earned a B.A. in psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, where she met her husband Bob Matsui.
The Matsuis were early supporters of Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton's presidential campaign. When Clinton was elected, Doris Matsui served on his transition team. Following the inauguration, she was appointed deputy special assistant to the president and deputy director of public liaison, working under Alexis Herman. She served in the White House from 1993 to 1998. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.691Referred to the House Committee Jul 25, 2014 5 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Community Gardening Awareness Month.
H.R.4880 - Online Competition and Consumer Choice Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Jun 20, 2014 3 Views
To direct the Federal Communications Commission to promulgate regulations that prohibit certain preferential treatment or prioritization of In...
H.R.4266Referred to the Subcommittee Mar 24, 2014 3 Views
To amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to participate in the ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5741 - Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 11, 2014 9 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.5733 - Carbon Pollution Transparency Act of 2014Referred to House Budget Nov 18, 2014 4 Views
To require the Director of the Congressional Budget Office to calculate a carbon score for each bill or resolution.
H.Res.755Referred to the House Committee Nov 14, 2014 5 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of American Education Week.
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