Sen. Robert Casey
Democrat • Pennsylvania • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2007
- 47 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 8 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 23 of 99)
- 172 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 33 of 100) 3 Made Into Law (Ranks 9 of 100)
Casey was born on April 13, 1960 in Scranton, PA. He is the eldest son of former Pennsylvania Governor wikipedia:Robert P. Casey. He graduated from the College of the Holy Cross in 1982 and taught in a Philadelphia school district as part of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps before earning a law degree from Catholic University in 1988. He then worked for his father until working in a private law practice in 1991. He married the former Terese Foppiano in 1985. They have four daughters. http://www.bobcasey.com/about/background/ http://www.vote-smart.org/bio.php?can_id=BPA60248 Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.2327Read twice and referred Nov 19, 2015 29 Views
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Act of 1986 to strengthen the earned income tax credit and expand eligibility for childless individuals a...
S.2277 - Veterans Homebuyer Accessibility Act of 2015Read twice and referred Nov 10, 2015 16 Views
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for veteran first-time homebuyers and for adaptive housing and mobility im...
S.Res.308Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Nov 05, 2015 10 Views
A resolution expressing support for the designation of October 20, 2015, as the "National Day on Writing".
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Res.315Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Nov 18, 2015 30 Views
A resolution expressing support for the goals of both National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month by promoting national awareness of ado...
S.Res.313Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Nov 16, 2015 45 Views
A resolution condemning the terrorist attacks in Paris and offering thoughts and prayers for the victims, condolences to their families, resol...
S.2267 - Higher Education Access and Success for Homeless and Foster Youth ActRead twice and referred Nov 10, 2015 31 Views
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve the financial aid process for homeless children and youths and foster care childre...
Recent Voting History
On the Nomination PN629: Peter William Bodde, of Maryland, to be Ambassador to LibyaAye (with party)November 19, 2015
S. 1177: Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Act of 2015
On the Cloture Motion S. 1177Aye (with party)November 18, 2015
S.J.Res. 23: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New, Modified, and Reconstructed Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units".
On the Joint Resolution S.J.Res. 23Nay (with party)November 17, 2015