Sen. Dean Heller
Republican • Nevada • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2011
- 38 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 5 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 100)
- 78 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 53 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 33 of 99)
Having grown up in Carson City, Nevada, Heller graduated from the University of Southern California in 1985. He then worked as a stockbroker before being elected to the Nevada state legislature in 1990. In 1994, he was elected Nevada's Secretary of State, a post to which he was re-elected in 1998 and 2002. He and his wife Lynn have four children. http://www.deanheller.com/biography/ Read More...
- Today: 14
- Past Seven Days: 69
- All-Time: 40,938
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.1407Read twice and referred May 20, 2015 6 Views
A bill to promote the development of renewable energy on public land, and for other purposes.
S.1319Read twice and referred May 13, 2015 8 Views
A bill to validate final patent number 27-2005-0081, and for other purposes.
S.1203 - 21st Century Veterans Benefits Delivery ActCommittee on Veterans' Affairs May 13, 2015 4 Views
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the processing by the Department of Veterans Affairs of claims for benefits under law...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Res.185Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed May 21, 2015 1 Views
A resolution recognizing the significance of May 2015 as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month and as an important time to celebrate the signi...
S.1436Read twice and referred May 21, 2015 0 Views
A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for certain Indian tribes, and for other purposes.
S.1438Read twice and referred May 21, 2015 0 Views
A bill to allow women greater access to safe and effective contraception.
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN19: Jose Rolando Olvera, Jr., of Texas, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of TexasAye (with party)May 21, 2015
On the Nomination PN20: Jill N. Parrish, of Utah, to be United States District Judge for the District of UtahAye (with party)May 21, 2015
H.R. 1314: Ensuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act
On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1221 to H.R. 1314 (Ensuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act)Aye (with party)May 21, 2015