Rep. Chaka Fattah
Democrat • 2nd District, Pennsylvania • 11th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 3 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 145 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)
Born November 21, 1956 in Philadelphia, Fattah attended Overbrook High School and received an A.A. from Philadelphia Community College in 1976 and an M.A. from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School in 1986. He was a Representative in the Pennsylvania General Assembly from 1983-1988 and a State Senator from 1983-1994.
Fattah is married to Renee Chenault-Fattah, a local Philadelphia television news broadcaster on WCAU-TV (NBC 10). Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1070Referred to the House Committee Feb 25, 2015 11 Views
To provide for adequate and equitable educational opportunities for students in State public school systems, and for other purposes.
H.R.1071Referred to the House Committee Feb 25, 2015 6 Views
To amend section 1120A(c) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to assure comparability of opportunity for educationally disad...
H.Con.Res.10Referred to the House Committee Jan 27, 2015 3 Views
Recognizing the challenges and burdens associated with the rising costs of a college education.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1260Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 6 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes.
H.R.1271Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 0 Views
To provide for systemic research, treatment, prevention, awareness, and dissemination of information with respect to sports-related and other ...
H.R.1286Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 4 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 ...
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