Rep. Anna Eshoo
Democrat • 18th District, California • 12th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 199 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 34 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 207 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
Eshoo was born December 13, 1942 in New Britain, Connecticut. She received an associate of arts degree from Canada College in Redwood, CA in 1975. She was an administrative assistant to the speaker pro tempore of the California Assembly (1980-81) and a member of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors and a Democratic National Committeewoman from California (1980-1992) before entering the U.S. House.http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=E000215 She is currently the only Assyrian-American member of Congress.http://www-eshoo.house.gov/news/iraq072005.aspx
Top legislative priorities includehttp://www.smartvoter.org/2004/11/02/ca/state/vote/eshoo_a/:
*"Technology: Continued investment in research and innovation to keep America competitive.
* Women and Families: Equal pay, protection of pensions, and freedom of choice.
* Healthcare: Access to affordable, quality health care for all Americans." Read More...
- Today: 10
- Past Seven Days: 59
- All-Time: 35,135
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1268Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 2 Views
To amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to promote energy efficiency via information and computing technologies, and for oth...
H.R.908 - California Coastal National Monument Santa Cruz Redwoods Expansion ActReferred to the House Committee Feb 12, 2015 0 Views
To include the Santa Cruz Redwoods Public Lands in the California Coastal National Monument as a part of the National Landscape Conservation S...
H.R.933 - Head Start on Vaccinations ActReferred to the House Committee Feb 12, 2015 5 Views
To amend the Head Start Act to ensure that all children in Head Start and Early Head Start programs are vaccinated, and allow exemptions only ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1286Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 6 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the lower threshold for the refundable portion of the child tax credit, and for other ...
H.R.1307Referred to House Energy and Commerce Mar 04, 2015 3 Views
To combat trade barriers that threaten the maintenance of an open Internet, that mandate unique technology standards as a condition of market ...
H.R.1323Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Mar 04, 2015 1 Views
To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to further express United States foreign policy with respect to, and to strengthen Un...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill
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