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Congressman Vern Buchanan from Florida

Profile for Congressman Vern Buchanan from Florida

Congressman Vern  Buchanan
Republican
Florida
202-225-5015
District: 16

Next Election: 2020

Missed 3 Votes

Absent for 7% of Votes

Votes with Party 95%

Seniority: 14

Latest Votes:

Jul 25 2019

Voted No On Passage on HR549

Venezuela TPS Act

Jul 25 2019

Voted Yes On Motion to Recommit with Instructions on HR549

Venezuela TPS Act

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Latest Announcements:

Aug 16 2019 - 10:16 AM

Buchanan: Pass My Bill to Punish Cop Killers

Aug 12 2019 - 12:00 AM

Buchanan Calls on U.S. Senate to Pass Background Checks

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $2,991,634
Individual $1,045,081
PAC & SuperPac $1,340,467
Disbursements: $4,379,662
Individual Refunds $14,100
Committee Refunds $0
Debts owed $500,000
Cash on Hand $79,240

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Bills Sponsored:

Jul 25 2019

hr4002

House Ways and Means Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for flexible giving accounts, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. - Jul 25 2019

Mar 27 2019

hr1907

House Ways and Means Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the qualification requirements with respect to certain multiple employer plans with pooled plan providers, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - Mar 27 2019

Mar 6 2019

hr1556

House Energy and Commerce Committee

1 cosponsors

To make daylight savings time permanent, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Mar 6 2019

Jan 3 2019

hr97

House Foreign Affairs Committee

3 cosponsors

To amend the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to authorize rewards for thwarting wildlife trafficking linked to transnational organized crime, and for other purposes.

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. - Jul 16 2019

Sep 10 2018

hr6756

House Ways and Means Committee

23 cosponsors

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to promote new business innovation, and for other purposes.

Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1084 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6756, H.R. 6757 and H.R. 6760. - Sep 28 2018

Sep 6 2018

hr6720

House Agriculture Committee

8 cosponsors

To prohibit the slaugher of dogs and cats for human consumption, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture. - Sep 17 2018

May 11 2018

hr5777

House Energy and Commerce Committee

1 cosponsors

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make available on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services website opioid prescribing guidance applicable to individuals entitled to benefits under part A or enrolled under part B of the Medicare program and update such guidance periodically.

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall w - May 11 2018

Mar 14 2018

hr5278

House Energy and Commerce Committee

2 cosponsors

To make daylight savings time permanent for the State of Florida, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Mar 14 2018

Mar 14 2018

hr5279

House Energy and Commerce Committee

1 cosponsors

To make daylight savings time permanent, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Mar 14 2018

Jan 3 2017

hr115

House Judiciary Committee

21 cosponsors

Thin Blue Line Act

Rule H. Res. 323 passed House. - May 22 2017