Rep. Blake Farenthold
Republican • 27th District, Texas • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2011
- 15 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 183 of 437) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 50 of 437)
- 328 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 96 of 440) 26 Made Into Law (Ranks 10 of 440)
- Today: 10
- Past Seven Days: 33
- All-Time: 13,248
- 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.5586 - You Own Devices ActReferred to the Subcommittee Oct 28, 2014 2 Views
To amend title 17, United States Code, to provide that the first sale doctrine applies to any computer program that enables a machine or other...
H.R.5402 - Standard Merger and Acquisition Reviews Through Equal Rules Act of 2014Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No Dec 11, 2014 1 Views
To amend the Clayton Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act to provide that the Federal Trade Commission shall exercise authority with respe...
H.R.5308 - JAWS ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 3 Views
To prohibit foreign assistance to countries that do not prohibit shark finning in the territorial waters of the country or the importation, sa...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5708 - Veterans Care Financial Protection Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Nov 25, 2014 3 Views
To protect individuals who are eligible for increased pension under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on the basis of nee...
H.R.5697 - Equal Treatment of Public Servants Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Nov 13, 2014 28 Views
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to repeal the windfall elimination provision and protect the retirement of public servants.
H.R.5686 - Physician Ambassadors Helping Veterans ActReferred to the Subcommittee Nov 25, 2014 6 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish the Physician Ambassadors Helping Veterans program to seek to employ physicians at the Dep...
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 (against 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 ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014