Rep. Robert Brady
Democrat • 1st District, Pennsylvania • 10th Term • Sworn In 1998
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 374 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 109 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 200 of 440) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 29 of 440)
Brady was born April 7, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After high school, he worked as a carpenter. Concerned with local issues, Brady was elected as a precinct committeeman for the Democratic Party in 1968. When his wardleader, City Council President George X. Schwartz was convicted and imprisoned in the Abscam scandal, Brady was elected to succeed him as the 34th Ward Democratic Leader. Brady was a staff aide in the Philadelphia City Council and in the Pennsylvania State Senate. He has been the elected chairman of the Philadelphia Democratic Party since June, 1986, and was a member of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission from 1991 until his election to Congress in 1997.
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- Past Seven Days: 45
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1392 - Fighting Occupied Cell Use So Everyone Drives More Safely Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Mar 18, 2015 2 Views
To amend title 23, United States Code, to reduce the amount of Federal highway funding available to States that do not enact a law prohibiting...
H.R.442Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 05, 2015 2 Views
To amend title 18, United States Code, to extend the coverage of the Federal prohibition against hate crimes in order to provide greater prote...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.2867 - Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 12 Views
To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4...
H.R.2862 - Veterans Protection Enhancement ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 23, 2015 4 Views
To authorize the amendment of the Federal sentencing guidelines to provide for an increase in 2 levels if the defendant intentionally selected...
H.R.2863 - Secure Legal Services for Veterans ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 02, 2015 35 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit unrecognized individuals from charging fees for legal services provided to veterans related...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015