Rep. Chaka Fattah
Democrat • 2nd District, Pennsylvania • 11th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 179 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 107 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 211 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 114 of 440)
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...
- Today: 8
- Past Seven Days: 42
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2736 - Youth Mental Health Research ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 11, 2015 4 Views
To provide for a Youth Mental Health Research Network.
H.R.1672 - Record Expungement Designed to Enhance Employment Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 29, 2015 4 Views
To provide for the sealing or expungement of records relating to Federal nonviolent criminal offenses, and for other purposes.
H.R.1360 - America's FOCUS Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 29, 2015 0 Views
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to use revenue generated by certain fines, penalties, and settlements that are not designated for res...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.344Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 200 Views
Urging the discontinued use of the Confederate battle flag, which represents pain, humiliation, torture, and racial oppression, in remembrance...
H.R.2897 - Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 7 Views
To require the submission of a report to the Congress on parasitic disease among poor Americans.
H.R.2867 - Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 9 Views
To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4...
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