Rep. Corrine Brown
Democrat • 5th District, Florida • 12th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 98 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 55 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 64 of 438) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 of 438)
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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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.46Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 11, 2015 1 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives condemning the recent terrorist attacks in Nigeria that resulted in the deaths of over 2,...
H.R.215 - Defending Veterans from Sequestration Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jan 08, 2015 4 Views
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to clarify the treatment of administrative expenses of the Department o...
H.R.218 - CHAMPVA Children's Protection Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 06, 2015 2 Views
To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum age for children eligible for medical care under the CHAMPVA program.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1161Referred to the House Committee Feb 27, 2015 5 Views
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to designate at least one city in the United States each year as an "American Civil Rights City", and ...
H.Res.128Referred to House Judiciary Feb 26, 2015 12 Views
Recognizing the significance of the Greensboro Four Sit In.
H.R.1100Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 14 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for amounts paid by a spouse of a member of the Armed Forces f...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015