Rep. Susan Davis
Democrat • 53rd District, California • 8th Term • Sworn In 2001
- 17 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 37 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 30 of 437)
- 126 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 196 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 320 of 440)
Davis was born April 13, 1944 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, but has spent most of her life in California. She graduated from the University of California at Berkeley and earned a master's degree in social work from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
A social worker in San Diego, Davis was elected to the San Diego School Board in 1983. She served there until 1992, most of that time as president or vice-president. For part of that time, she served alongside her future colleague in the House, Bob Filner (who represents most of the other side of San Diego in the House). In 1994, she was elected to the California State Assembly. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2828 - Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 01, 2015 2 Views
To amend titles 28 and 10, United States Code, to allow for certiorari review of certain cases denied relief or review by the United States Co...
H.R.2715 - Stop Child Summer Hunger Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 10, 2015 10 Views
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish a permanent, nationwide summer electronic benefits transfer for childre...
H.R.2528 - EARLY ActReferred to the House Committee May 21, 2015 0 Views
To direct the Secretary of Education to award grants to States to pay the Federal share of carrying out full-day prekindergarten programs.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.3218Referred to the House Committee Jul 27, 2015 4 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 836 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara, California as the "Special Warfare...
H.R.3177 - Simplifying the Application for Student Aid ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 23, 2015 13 Views
To simplify the application used for the estimation and determination of financial aid eligibility for postsecondary education.
H.R.3178 - Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education ActReferred to the House Committee Jul 23, 2015 10 Views
To simplify and streamline the information regarding institutions of higher education made publicly available by the Secretary of Education, a...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2770: Keeping our Travelers Safe and Secure Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2770 Keeping our Travelers Safe and Secure ActAye (with party)July 27, 2015
H.R. 1656: Secret Service Improvements Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1656 Secret Service Improvements Act of 2015Aye (with party)July 27, 2015
S. 1482: Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: S 1482 Need-Based Educational Aid Act of 2015Aye (with party)July 27, 2015