Rep. John Sarbanes
Democrat • 3rd District, Maryland • 5th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 199 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 28 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 280 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
The son of former Senator Paul Sarbanes, John was born and raised in Baltimore. He graduated from from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton in 1984 and Harvard Law in 1988. He clerked for judge J. Frederick Motz on the federal district court before entering into private practice.
He served on the Health Care Pactice at Venable for sixteen years, six of them as chair, representing non-profit hospitals and senior living providers. He now lives in the towson area with his wife, Dina, and three children, who attend baltimore county public schools. He attends the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation in Baltimore, where he has gone since childhood, and is also active at the Bolton Street Synagogue.
- Today: 6
- Past Seven Days: 37
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.882 - No Child Left Inside Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Feb 11, 2015 60 Views
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to improve environmental literacy to better prepare students for postseco...
H.R.20 - Government By the People Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Jan 23, 2015 3 Views
To reform the financing of Congressional elections by broadening participation by small dollar donors, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.137Referred to the House Committee Mar 03, 2015 5 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month.
H.Res.128Referred to House Judiciary Feb 26, 2015 19 Views
Recognizing the significance of the Greensboro Four Sit In.
H.R.1100Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 17 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for amounts paid by a spouse of a member of the Armed Forces f...
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