Rep. Corrine Brown
Democrat • 5th District, Florida • 12th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 6 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 95 of 401) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 401)
- 99 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 35 of 439) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 439)
Born November 11, 1946 in Jacksonville, Florida, Brown was educated at Florida A&M University where she received a bachelor's and master's degrees, and the University of Florida, where she was awarded an Education Specialist Degree. She received an Honorary Doctor of Law Degree from Edward Waters College in Jacksonville, and has been on the faculty at the latter two schools and at Florida Community College at Jacksonville. She served in the Florida House of Representatives for 10 years before entering government at the national level.
Brown has cosponsored legislation regarding civil rights and foreign relations. She has also participated with Michael Moore's "Slacker" college voter drive tour. Read More...
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- Past Seven Days: 30
- All-Time: 33,358
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1680Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 1 Views
To establish a pilot grant program to assist State and local law enforcement agencies in purchasing body-worn cameras for law enforcement offi...
H.R.1575Referred to the House Committee Mar 24, 2015 8 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make permanent the pilot program on counseling in retreat settings for women veterans newly separate...
H.Res.46Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 11, 2015 0 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives condemning the recent terrorist attacks in Nigeria that resulted in the deaths of over 2,...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.176Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 6 Views
Recognizing the significance of women in education.
H.R.1683Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 6 Views
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the United States Coast Guard.
H.R.1619Referred to the House Committee Mar 25, 2015 13 Views
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the b...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Passage: H R 2 Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015Aye (with party)March 26, 2015
H.Res. 173: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2) to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes, and providing for proceedings during the period from March 27, 2015, through April 10, 2015.
On Agreeing to the Resolution: H RES 173 Providing for consideration of H. R. 2, Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015Aye (with party)March 26, 2015
H.Con.Res. 27: Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, as Amended: H CON RES 27 Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025Nay (with party)March 25, 2015