Rep. Gregory Meeks
Democrat • 5th District, New York • 10th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 199 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 75 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 21 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
Meeks was born September 25, 1953 in East Harlem, New York City and raised in a housing project. He attended Adelphi University and obtained a degree in Law from Howard University. He worked as an Assistant District Attorney and Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York before joining the Investigations Commission to investigate official misconduct and organized crime. He was Supervising Judge for the New York State Workers Compensation System before being elected to the New York State Assembly in 1992.
- Today: 10
- Past Seven Days: 35
- All-Time: 25,478
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.797 - Disaster Assistance Recoupment Fairness Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 06, 2015 4 Views
To authorize the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to waive certain debts owed to the United States related to disaster...
H.R.798 - Responsible Skies Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 06, 2015 1 Views
To amend the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 to prohibit the flying of unmanned recreational aircraft near commercial airports.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1188Referred to the House Committee Mar 02, 2015 2 Views
To amend the Federal Credit Union Act to provide certain credit unions with the authority to make additional member business loans, and for ot...
H.R.1161Referred to the House Committee Feb 27, 2015 13 Views
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to designate at least one city in the United States each year as an "American Civil Rights City", and ...
H.R.1098Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 9 Views
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to prohibit mandatory pre-dispute arbitration agreements, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
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