Rep. Chellie Pingree
Democrat • 1st District, Maine • 3rd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 8 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 324 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 146 of 437)
- 411 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 49 of 440) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 360 of 440)
Chellie Pingree was first elected to the Maine State Senate in 1992. Previously she had served on the school board and been the local tax assessor for the town of North Haven, Maine, where she ran a small business. Pingree spent four terms in the Maine Senate, the last two as Senate Majority Leader, before leaving office because of term limits. While a State Senator, Pingree also participated in international delegations for the White House, traveling to Bosnia where she was an election monitor, as well as to Ireland where she worked with women political leaders.<ref name ="website bio">"Biography", Chellie Pingree House Web site. Accessed March 30, 2007.</ref> Read More...
- Today: 5
- Past Seven Days: 27
- All-Time: 28,612
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4692 - Coastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 15, 2014 3 Views
To direct the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to conduct coast...
H.R.4020 - Student Loan Forgiveness Tax Repayment Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Feb 06, 2014 19 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow certain discharged student loan debt to be included in gross income ratably over 15 years ...
H.R.2197 - York River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 2013Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee Jul 23, 2014 2 Views
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the York River and associated tributaries for study for potential inclusion i...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5741 - Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 11, 2014 6 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.5616 - Urban Agriculture Production ActReferred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2014 3 Views
To promote and enhance urban agricultural production and agricultural research in urban areas, and for other purposes.
H.R.5644 - Medicare CGM Access Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 19, 2014 4 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to specify coverage of continuous glucose monitoring devices, and for other purposes.
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: Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, 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