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Congressman Ken Buck from Colorado

Profile for Congressman Ken Buck from Colorado

Congressman Ken  Buck
Republican
Colorado
202-225-4676
District: 4

Next Election: 2020

Missed 9 Votes

Absent for 21% of Votes

Votes with Party 94%

Seniority: 6

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:

Jul 16 2019 - 5:52 PM

Buck says border detention centers 'stressful' for immigrants, staff

Jun 26 2019 - 10:33 AM

Ken Buck on Solving the Border Crisis

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $615,311
Individual $307,336
PAC & SuperPac $305,711
Disbursements: $665,221
Individual Refunds $11,840
Committee Refunds $0
Debts owed $0
Cash on Hand $351,076

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Bills Sponsored:

Jan 25 2019

hr793

House House Administration Committee

0 cosponsors

To prohibit the use of funds for the official travel of Members of Congress during any period in which a Government shutdown is in effect.

Referred to the House Committee on House Administration. - Jan 25 2019

Sep 27 2018

hr6927

House Agriculture Committee

6 cosponsors

To extend the jurisdiction of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to include the setting of reference prices for aluminum premiums, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit. - Oct 22 2018

Sep 12 2018

hr6779

House Judiciary Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend the Controlled Substances Act to require the Drug Enforcement Administration to report certain information on distribution of opioids, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall wi - Sep 12 2018

Sep 5 2018

hres1051

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 6691) to amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the definition of "crime of violence", and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 181. - Sep 6 2018

Jun 12 2018

hres934

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2851) to amend the Controlled Substances Act to clarify how controlled substance analogues are to be regulated, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5735) to amend the United States Housing Act of 1937 to establish a demonstration program to set aside section 8 housing vouchers for supportive and transitional housing for individuals recovering from opioid use disorders or other substance use disorders, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5788) to provide for the processing by U.S. Customs and Border Protection of certain international mail shipments and to require the provision of advance electronic information on international mail shipments of mail, and for other purposes.

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 153. - Jun 13 2018

May 16 2018

hr5844

House Natural Resources Committee

0 cosponsors

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the site known as "Amache" in the State of Colorado.

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources. - May 16 2018

May 7 2018

hres872

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5645) to amend the Clayton Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act to provide that the Federal Trade Commission shall exercise authority with respect to mergers only under the Clayton Act and only in the same procedural manner as the Attorney General exercises such authority; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2152) to require States and units of local government receiving funds under grant programs operated by the Department of Justice, which use such funds for pretrial services programs, to submit to the Attorney General a report relating to such program, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the joint resolution (S.J. Res. 57) providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to "Indirect Auto Lending and Compliance with the Equal Credit Opportunity Act".

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - May 8 2018

Apr 10 2018

hres811

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4790) to amend the Volcker rule to give the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System sole rulemaking authority, to exclude community banks from the requirements of the Volcker rule, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 137. - Apr 11 2018

Mar 14 2018

hres780

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4061) to amend the Financial Stability Act of 2010 to improve the transparency of the Financial Stability Oversight Council, to improve the SIFI designation process, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4293) to reform the Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review process, the Dodd-Frank Act Stress Test process, and for other purposes.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Mar 15 2018

Mar 13 2018

hres773

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4545) to amend the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council Act of 1978 to improve the examination of depository institutions, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1116) to require the Federal financial institutions regulatory agencies to take risk profiles and business models of institutions into account when taking regulatory actions, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4263) to amend the Securities Act of 1933 with respect to small company capital formation, and for other purposes.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Mar 14 2018

Mar 7 2018

hr5198

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend titles 23 and 49, United States Code, to improve metropolitan planning.

Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. - Mar 7 2018

Feb 26 2018

hres747

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4296) to place requirements on operational risk capital requirements for banking organizations established by an appropriate Federal banking agency, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4607) to amend the Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act of 1996 to ensure that Federal financial regulators perform a comprehensive review of regulations to identify outdated or otherwise unnecessary regulatory requirements imposed on covered persons, and for other purposes.

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 128. - Feb 27 2018

Feb 5 2018

hres725

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 772) to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve and clarify certain disclosure requirements for restaurants and similar retail food establishments, and to amend the authority to bring proceedings under section 403A; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1153) to amend the Truth in Lending Act to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4771) to raise the consolidated assets threshold under the small bank holding company policy statement, and for other purposes; and for other purposes.

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 123. - Feb 6 2018

Jan 16 2018

hres693

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3326) to increase accountability, combat corruption, and strengthen management effectiveness at the World Bank, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2954) to amend the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act of 1975 to specify which depository institutions are subject to the maintenance of records and disclosure requirements of such Act, and for other purposes.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Jan 17 2018

Dec 12 2017

hres658

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1638) to require the Secretary of the Treasury to submit a report to the appropriate congressional committees on the estimated total assets under direct or indirect control by certain senior Iranian leaders and other figures, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4324) to require the Secretary of the Treasury to make certifications with respect to United States and foreign financial institutions' aircraft-related transactions involving Iran, and for other purposes.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Dec 13 2017

Nov 30 2017

hr4495

House Ways and Means Committee

8 cosponsors

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deny as a trade or business expense deduction amounts paid or incurred in connection with the settlement of a sexual harassment or sexual assault claim.

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. - Nov 30 2017

Nov 7 2017

hres609

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2201) to amend the Securities Act of 1933 to exempt certain micro-offerings from the registration requirements of such Act, and for other purposes.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Nov 8 2017

Jul 24 2017

hres469

0 cosponsors

Requesting the Senate to return to the House of Representatives House Joint Resolution 76.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Jul 24 2017

Jul 24 2017

hres468

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 111) providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to 'Arbitration Agreements'.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Jul 25 2017

Jun 27 2017

hres410

0 cosponsors

Electing Members to certain standing committees of the House of Representatives.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Jun 27 2017