Rep. Anna Eshoo
Democrat • 18th District, California • 12th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 5 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 248 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 154 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 90 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 114 of 440)
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: 7
- Past Seven Days: 53
- All-Time: 35,895
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2104 - American Cures ActReferred to the Subcommittee May 26, 2015 4 Views
To prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research.
H.R.1396 - Federal Communications Commission Collaboration Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Mar 20, 2015 1 Views
To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to authorize a bipartisan majority of Commissioners of the Federal Communications Commission to hold n...
H.R.1268 - Energy Efficient Government Technology ActReferred to the Subcommittee Mar 06, 2015 0 Views
To amend the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to promote energy efficiency via information and computing technologies, and for oth...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.325Referred to the House Committee Jun 17, 2015 7 Views
Recognizing the month of June as "Immigrant Heritage Month," a celebration of the accomplishments and contributions immigrants and their child...
H.R.2773 - 21st Century STEM for Girls and Underrepresented Minorities ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 15, 2015 4 Views
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants to local educational agencies to encourage girls and underrepres...
H.R.2748 - Help Extend Auditory Relief (HEAR) Act of 2015Referred to House Ways and Means Jun 12, 2015 2 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare Program of hearing aids and related hearing services.
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