Sen. Robert Casey
Democrat • Pennsylvania • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2007
- 53 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 8 of 100) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 4 of 100)
- 171 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 48 of 100) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 55 of 100)
Casey was born on April 13, 1960 in Scranton, PA. He is the eldest son of former Pennsylvania Governor wikipedia:Robert P. Casey. He graduated from the College of the Holy Cross in 1982 and taught in a Philadelphia school district as part of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps before earning a law degree from Catholic University in 1988. He then worked for his father until working in a private law practice in 1991. He married the former Terese Foppiano in 1985. They have four daughters. http://www.bobcasey.com/about/background/ http://www.vote-smart.org/bio.php?can_id=BPA60248 Read More...
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- Joint Economic Committee
- Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
- Jobs, Rural Economic Growth and Energy Innovation
- Livestock, Dairy, Poultry, Marketing and Agriculture Security
- Nutrition, Specialty Crops, Food and Agricultural Research
- Senate Committee on Finance
- Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth
- Health Care
- Taxation and IRS Oversight
- Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
- Children and Families
- Employment and Workplace Safety
- Senate Special Committee on Aging
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.2251Read twice and referred Apr 10, 2014 11 Views
A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to develop and test an expanded and advanced role for direct care workers who provide long-ter...
S.Res.409Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Apr 02, 2014 8 Views
A resolution congratulating the Penn State University wrestling team for winning the 2014 National Collegiate Athletic Association Wresting Ch...
S.2154 - Emergency Medical Services for Children Reauthorization Act of 2014Read twice and referred Mar 25, 2014 8 Views
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the Emergency Medical Services for Children Program.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.2254Read twice and referred Apr 10, 2014 19 Views
A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to enhance the COPS ON THE BEAT grant program, and for other purposes.
S.2223 - Minimum Wage Fairness ActMotion to proceed to consideration Apr 10, 2014 63 Views
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing lim...
S.2198 - Emergency Drought Relief Act of 2014Read the second time Apr 02, 2014 18 Views
A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior, the Secretary of Commerce, and the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to tak...
Recent Voting History
On the Motion for Attendance PN1182: Michelle T. Friedland, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth CircuitAye (with party)April 10, 2014
On the Cloture Motion PN1182: Michelle T. Friedland, of California, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth CircuitAye (with party)April 10, 2014
On the Nomination PN1063: Terrell McSweeny, of the District of Columbia, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner for the unexpired term of seven years from September 26, 2010Aye (with party)April 09, 2014