Rep. Chellie Pingree
Democrat • 1st District, Maine • 4th Term • Sworn In 2009
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 366 of 439) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 51 of 439)
- 297 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 37 of 440) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 283 of 440)
Chellie Pingree was first elected to the Maine State Senate in 1992. Previously she had served on the school board and been the local tax assessor for the town of North Haven, Maine, where she ran a small business. Pingree spent four terms in the Maine Senate, the last two as Senate Majority Leader, before leaving office because of term limits. While a State Senator, Pingree also participated in international delegations for the White House, traveling to Bosnia where she was an election monitor, as well as to Ireland where she worked with women political leaders.<ref name ="website bio">"Biography", Chellie Pingree House Web site. Accessed March 30, 2007.</ref> Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.3814 - Asylum Seeker Work Authorization Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Nov 23, 2015 25 Views
To permit aliens seeking asylum to be eligible for employment in the United States and for other purposes.
H.R.2553 - Coastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 18, 2015 4 Views
To direct the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to conduct coast...
H.R.2228 - Safe and Affordable Drugs from Canada Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee May 08, 2015 7 Views
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to allow for the personal importation of safe and affordable drugs from approved pharmacies ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.534Referred to the House Committee Nov 19, 2015 37 Views
Expressing support for the designation of a "Small Business Saturday" and supporting efforts to increase awareness of the value of locally own...
H.R.4079 - Secure Refugee Process Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Nov 19, 2015 30 Views
To require that supplemental certifications and identity verifications be completed prior to the admission of refugees, and for other purposes.
H.R.4011 - DOCs for Veterans Act of 2015Referred to House Energy and Commerce Nov 16, 2015 6 Views
To increase the number of graduate medical education positions treating veterans, to improve the compensation of health care providers, medica...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2270: Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2270 Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story ActAye (with party)November 30, 2015
H.R. 2288: To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2288 To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposesAye (with party)November 30, 2015
H.R. 4038: American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015
On Passage: H R 4038 American Security Against Foreign Enemies ActNay (with party)November 19, 2015