Rep. Chellie Pingree
Democrat • 1st District, Maine • 4th Term • Sworn In 2009
- 0 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 352 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 59 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 51 of 438) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 of 438)
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 Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1193Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Mar 02, 2015 1 Views
To prohibit any reduction in the amount of the per diem allowance to which members of the uniformed services or civilian employees of the Depa...
H.R.1100Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 17 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for amounts paid by a spouse of a member of the Armed Forces f...
H.R.1076Referred to the House Committee Feb 25, 2015 7 Views
To increase public safety by permitting the Attorney General to deny the transfer of a firearm or the issuance of firearms or explosives licen...
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