Rep. Corrine Brown
Democrat • 5th District, Florida • 12th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 179 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 181 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 54 of 440) 3 Made Into Law (Ranks 13 of 440)
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: 31
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2054Referred to the Subcommittee May 26, 2015 1 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for increased access to Department of Veterans Affairs medical care for women veterans.
H.R.1680 - Police Creating Accountability by Making Effective Recording Available Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 29, 2015 3 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.1575Ordered to be Reported May 21, 2015 0 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make permanent the pilot program on counseling in retreat settings for women veterans newly separate...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.344Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 199 Views
Urging the discontinued use of the Confederate battle flag, which represents pain, humiliation, torture, and racial oppression, in remembrance...
H.R.2897 - Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 9 Views
To require the submission of a report to the Congress on parasitic disease among poor Americans.
H.R.2880 - Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 5 Views
To redesignate the Martin Luther King, Junior, National Historic Site in the State of Georgia, and for other purposes.
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