Rep. Alan Grayson
Democrat • 9th District, Florida • 3rd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 5 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 65 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 35 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 197 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
Grayson was born March 13, 1958 in Bronx, N.Y. He and his wife, Lolita, have five children. He received his bachelor's degree from Harvard College. He then earned a law degree from Harvard Law School as well as a master's degree in public policy from Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. Later, Grayson was the founder and President of IDT Corp. He first ran for Florida's Eighth Congressional District in 2006, but he lost in the Democratic primary. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1170Referred to the House Committee Feb 27, 2015 8 Views
To amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001 and title 38, United States Code, to require the prov...
H.R.562 - Improving Education for Foster Youth ActReferred to the House Committee Jan 27, 2015 1 Views
To improve transfer of earned school credits for foster youth.
H.R.561 - Assessing Appropriate School Start Times ActReferred to the House Committee Jan 27, 2015 2 Views
To require the Secretary of Education to assess the impact of school start times on student health, well-being, and performance.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.120Referred to the House Committee Feb 24, 2015 9 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of the designation of January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2024, as the "International Decade for People of Africa...
H.Res.118Referred to the House Committee Feb 13, 2015 8 Views
Recognizing the significance of the 68th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt and supporting ...
H.R.988 - Elder Justice Reauthorization ActReferred to House Education and the Workforce Feb 13, 2015 9 Views
To reauthorize the Elder Justice Act of 2009.
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 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