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: 11
- Past Seven Days: 39
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.797 - Disaster Assistance Recoupment Fairness Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 06, 2015 2 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.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 ...
H.Con.Res.23Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 2 Views
Expressing the sense of Congress that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the 50th anniversary of the...
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