Rep. Lloyd Doggett
Democrat • 35th District, Texas • 11th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 10 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 181 of 439) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 9 of 439)
- 120 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 323 of 440) 4 Made Into Law (Ranks 117 of 440)
Born in Austin, Texas on October 6, 1946, Doggett received both his bachelor's degree in business and Juris Doctor degree from the University of Texas at Austin. His political career began in 1973, when he was elected to the Texas State Senate, serving until 1985. In 1984 he lost the US Senate election to Phil Gramm by a margin of 59%-41%. Later in 1989 he became both a justice on the Texas Supreme Court and an adjunct professor at the University of Texas Law School, his alma mater.
- Today: 11
- Past Seven Days: 58
- All-Time: 33,963
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.3781 - Family Stability and Kinship Care Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Oct 21, 2015 7 Views
To amend parts B and E of title IV of the Social Security Act to invest in funding prevention and family services to help keep children safe a...
H.R.3770 - End Surprise Billing Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Oct 23, 2015 5 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent surprise billing practices, and for other purposes.
H.R.3627 - Earth ActReferred to the House Committee Sep 28, 2015 6 Views
To amend the Trade Act of 1974 to exclude from eligibility for the generalized system of preferences any country that fails to effectively enf...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.4064Referred to the House Committee Nov 18, 2015 13 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow the Secretary of the Treasury to withhold social security numbers on Form 990 from public ...
H.Res.513Referred to the House Committee Nov 03, 2015 7 Views
Honoring the life, legacy, and example of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin on the twentieth anniversary of his death.
H.Res.505Referred to the House Committee Oct 29, 2015 7 Views
Honoring the 50th anniversary of the Higher Education Act of 1965.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2270: Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2270 Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story ActAye (with party)November 30, 2015
H.R. 2288: To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2288 To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposesAbstain (against party)November 30, 2015
H.R. 4038: American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015
On Passage: H R 4038 American Security Against Foreign Enemies ActAye (against party)November 19, 2015