Rep. John Mica
Republican • 7th District, Florida • 12th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 0 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 352 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 13 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 406 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
Mica was born January 27, 1943 in Binghamton, New York. He was educated at Miami Edison High School, Miami-Dade Community College and the University of Florida. He was a businessman, a member of the Florida House of Representatives and a staff member for Senator Paula Hawkins before entering the House. He is the brother of former Representative Daniel A. Mica.
Mica, a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on Railroads, is well-known for being an opponent of government assistance to Amtrak. Mica has said, "Amtrak needs major surgery and reorganization" and "Amtrak is not just broken, it is actually bankrupt." http://www.house.gov/transportation/press/press2002/release201.html Read More...
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Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1326Referred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2015 1 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Mulford Road in Mulberry, Florida, as the "Sergeant First Class ...
H.R.1180Referred to the House Committee Feb 27, 2015 21 Views
To prohibit the Government of the United States from issuing or enforcing a new restriction or prohibition on the manufacture, importation, or...
H.R.721 - Short Line Railroad Rehabilitation and Investment Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Feb 04, 2015 2 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the railroad track maintenance credit.
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 purposesNay (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 purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015