Sen. Martin Heinrich
Democrat • New Mexico • 1st Term • Sworn In 2013
- 15 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 69 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 11 of 100)
- 148 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 25 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 59 of 100)
Heinrich was born October 17, 1971 in Fallon, Nevada. He and his wife, Julie, have two children. Heinrich earned a Bachelor of Science and Engineering degree from the University of Missouri, and he has taken graduate courses in the University of New Mexico's Community and Regional Planning program. Heinrich served as an AmeriCorps volunteer, and he later founded a small consulting firm that served not-for-profit and education clients. He served as the Executive Director of a not-for-profit organization, the Cottonwood Gulch Foundation, that is dedicated to providing young people with natural science and environmental education experiences through wilderness expeditions. Heinrich was elected to the Albuquerque City Council in 2003, serving a term as City Council President. In 2006, he was appointed Natural Resources Trustee by Gov. Bill Richardson. <ref name="congressional biography">Biographical Directory of U.S. Congress entry for Martin Heinrich</ref> Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.1998 - Creating Higher Education Affordability Necessary to Compete Economically ActRead twice and referred Aug 05, 2015 27 Views
A bill to improve college affordability.
S.1925Read twice and referred Aug 04, 2015 7 Views
A bill to extend the secure rural schools and community self-determination program and to make permanent the payment in lieu of taxes program ...
S.1780 - Restoring America's Watersheds Act of 2015Read twice and referred Jul 15, 2015 3 Views
A bill to amend the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to promote watershed health, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Res.246Referred to the Committee Aug 05, 2015 27 Views
A resolution commemorating 80 years since the creation of Social Security.
S.1928 - NEST ActRead twice and referred Aug 04, 2015 2 Views
A bill to support the education of Indian children.
S.1936 - New Mexico Drought Preparedness Act of 2015Read twice and referred Aug 04, 2015 7 Views
A bill to provide for drought preparedness measures in the State of New Mexico, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
S. 1881: A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America.
On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 1881Nay (with party)August 03, 2015
H.R. 3236: Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 3236Aye (with party)July 30, 2015
H.R. 22: Transportation Funding Act of 2015
On Passage of the Bill H.R. 22Nay (against party)July 30, 2015