Rep. James McGovern
Democrat • 2nd District, Massachusetts • 10th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 98 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 101 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 6 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
McGovern was born November 20, 1959 in Worcester, Massachusetts. He was educated at American University in Washington, D. C., and was a staff member for Senator George McGovern of South Dakota (to whom he is not related) and for Representative Joe Moakley before entering the House.
- Today: 8
- Past Seven Days: 44
- All-Time: 40,670
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1112 - Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2015Referred to House Foreign Affairs Feb 26, 2015 3 Views
To promote access for United States officials, journalists, and other citizens to Tibetan areas of the People's Republic of China, and for oth...
H.R.523 - Prescribe A Book ActReferred to the House Committee Jan 26, 2015 1 Views
To aid and support pediatric involvement in reading and education.
H.J.Res.23Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 02, 2015 1 Views
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate corporations, ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.187Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 3 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Public Health Week.
H.Res.176Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 3 Views
Recognizing the significance of women in education.
H.R.1670Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 2 Views
To direct the Architect of the Capitol to place in the United States Capitol a chair honoring American Prisoners of War/Missing in Action.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Passage: H R 2 Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015Aye (with party)March 26, 2015
H.Res. 173: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2) to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes, and providing for proceedings during the period from March 27, 2015, through April 10, 2015.
On Agreeing to the Resolution: H RES 173 Providing for consideration of H. R. 2, Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015Aye (with party)March 26, 2015
H.Con.Res. 27: Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, as Amended: H CON RES 27 Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025Nay (with party)March 25, 2015