Rep. Paul Broun
Republican • 10th District, Georgia • 4th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 13 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 196 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 250 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 193 of 438) 9 Made Into Law (Ranks 292 of 438)
Broun was born in Athens, Georgia, the son of Democratic Georgia state senator Paul Broun, Sr. The younger Broun is a graduate of the University of Georgia and earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He lives in Athens, and has his medical practice there, a practice which consists primarily of housecalls. He and his wife Niki Bronson Broun have two adult daughters and a teenage son.
Prior to being elected in 2007, Broun made three unsuccessful attempts to run for Congress. In 1990, he lost to Democratic Rep. Richard Ray (D-Ga.). He waged an unsuccessful bid in 1992 for the Republican nomination in the same western Georgia House district. Finally, in 1996, he received a minuscule vote share in the U.S. Senate primary. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5394 - Department of Education Elimination Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Aug 01, 2014 17 Views
To provide for the elimination of the Department of Education, and for other purposes.
H.R.3958 - Healing Our Heroes ActReferred to the Subcommittee Feb 11, 2014 3 Views
To provide for a one-year extension of the Department of Veterans Affairs pilot program on assisted living services for veterans with traumati...
H.Res.326Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 13, 2013 1 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that any immigration reform proposal adopted by Congress should not legalize, grant amnes...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5226 - Charlotte's Web Medical Hemp Act of 2014Referred to House Judiciary Jul 28, 2014 68 Views
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to exclude therapeutic hemp and cannabidiol from the definition of marihuana, and for other purposes.
H.R.5160Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Jul 29, 2014 6 Views
To prevent the expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program unlawfully created by Executive memorandum on August 15, 2012.
H.R.5118 - Transparent Report of Alien Children's Safety Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 15, 2014 4 Views
To direct the Attorney General to report to Congress on the numbers of aliens unlawfully present in the United States who appear and fail to a...
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 2014Nay (against party)August 01, 2014