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.721 - Short Line Railroad Rehabilitation and Investment Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Feb 04, 2015 4 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend and modify the railroad track maintenance credit.
H.R.727 - Puerto Rico Statehood Admission Process ActSponsor introductory remarks on measure Feb 04, 2015 2 Views
To set forth the process for Puerto Rico to be admitted as a State of the Union.
H.R.597 - Reform Exports and Expand the American Economy ActSponsor introductory remarks on measure Jan 28, 2015 15 Views
To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States, 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 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