Rep. Blake Farenthold
Republican • 27th District, Texas • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2011
- 12 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 203 of 436) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 12 of 436)
- 305 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 89 of 439) 16 Made Into Law (Ranks 4 of 439)
- Today: 10
- Past Seven Days: 33
- All-Time: 12,674
- House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
- Energy Policy, Health Care, and Entitlements
- Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service, and the Census
- House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
- Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
- Highways and Transit
- House Committee on the Judiciary
- Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet
- Regulatory Reform, Commercial, and Antitrust Law
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5080 - Landing Pass Extension Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 11, 2014 2 Views
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to extend the period of time for which a conditional permit to land temporarily may be granted to...
H.R.4686Referred to the Subcommittee May 29, 2014 0 Views
To remove from the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System an area included in Unit TX-15P in Texas, and for other purposes.
H.Con.Res.98Referred to the House Committee May 15, 2014 3 Views
Urging the President to immediately request the resignation of Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5143 - Protection of Children Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 17, 2014 18 Views
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompan...
H.R.5137 - National Security and Federal Lands Protection ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 18, 2014 28 Views
To modify the treatment of unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes.
H.R.5114 - HUMANE ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 23, 2014 290 Views
To facilitate the expedited processing of minors entering the United States across the southern border and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5081: Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5081 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.R. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Nay (with party)July 25, 2014
H.Con.Res. 105: Prohibiting the President from deploying or maintaining United States Armed Forces in a sustained combat role in Iraq without specific, subsequent statutory authorization.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, As Amended: H CON RES 105 Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from IraqAye (with party)July 25, 2014