Rep. Vern Buchanan
Republican • 16th District, Florida • 4th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 11 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 237 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 181 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 321 of 438) 10 Made Into Law (Ranks 236 of 438)
Buchanan was born on May 8, 1951. He grew up in Michigan, the son of a factory foreman in a family of six children. When he graduated from high school in 1969, he joined the Michigan Air National Guard, serving there for six years. Buchanan got a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Cleary University, in Michigan, and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Detroit.
After graduating with a BA, Buchanan went to work for Burroughs, a Detroit-based computer company. Next, in 1975, he became the Michigan distributor for a SMI, a firm that specialized in sales and marketing training materials. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4491 - The Stop Punishing Innocent Taxpayers ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jun 09, 2014 4 Views
To amend title 31, United States Code, to restore the 10-year statute of limitations applicable to collection of debt by administrative offset.
H.Res.343Referred to the House Committee Sep 12, 2013 2 Views
Expressing the condolences of the House of Representatives on the death of the Honorable E. Clay Shaw, Jr., formerly a Representative of the S...
H.R.2674 - Job Creation Act of 2013Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 24, 2013 8 Views
To encourage job creation, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5078 - Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No Jul 31, 2014 12 Views
To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes.
H.R.5089Referred to the House Committee Jul 11, 2014 4 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Mulford Road in Mulberry, Florida, as the "Sergeant First Class ...
H.R.5053 - Expedited Family Reunification Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 10, 2014 5 Views
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompan...
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