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: 12
- Past Seven Days: 52
- All-Time: 40,530
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1112Referred to House Foreign Affairs Feb 26, 2015 9 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 0 Views
To aid and support pediatric involvement in reading and education.
H.J.Res.23Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 02, 2015 3 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.R.1258Referred to House Agriculture Mar 04, 2015 2 Views
To protect the pets of victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and dating violence.
H.R.1260Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 7 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the American Opportunity Tax Credit, and for other purposes.
H.R.1286Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 5 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