Rep. Blake Farenthold
Republican • 27th District, Texas • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2011
- 13 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 196 of 435) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 435)
- 312 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 93 of 438) 16 Made Into Law (Ranks 23 of 438)
- Today: 6
- Past Seven Days: 26
- All-Time: 12,796
- 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.5308 - JAWS ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 12 Views
To prohibit foreign assistance to countries that do not prohibit shark finning in the territorial waters of the country or the importation, sa...
H.R.5080 - Landing Pass Extension Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 11, 2014 1 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 1 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.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.702Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 11 Views
Affirming that private equity plays an important role in growing and strengthening United States businesses throughout all sectors of the econ...
H.R.5229 - Wounded Warriors Federal Leave Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 29, 2014 7 Views
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide leave to any new Federal employee who is a veteran with a service-connected disability rated ...
H.R.5143 - Protection of Children Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 17, 2014 2 Views
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompan...
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 2014Aye (with party)August 01, 2014