Rep. Chellie Pingree
Democrat • 1st District, Maine • 3rd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 8 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 308 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 376 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 50 of 438) 10 Made Into Law (Ranks 236 of 438)
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...
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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 57 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 3 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.5314 - Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience Act of 2014Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Jul 31, 2014 10 Views
To amend title 31, United States Code, to enhance the Federal Government's planning and preparation for extreme weather, and the Federal Gover...
H.R.5345 - RESPONSE Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 4 Views
To establish the Railroad Emergency Services Preparedness, Operational Needs, and Safety Evaluation (RESPONSE) Subcommittee under the Federal ...
H.Res.691Referred to the House Committee Jul 25, 2014 8 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Community Gardening Awareness Month.
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.Nay (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 (with party)August 01, 2014