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Congressman Alcee Hastings from Florida

Profile for Congressman Alcee Hastings from Florida

Congressman Alcee L. Hastings
Democrat
Florida
202-225-1313
District: 20

Next Election: 2020

Missed 5 Votes

Absent for 12% of Votes

Votes with Party 95%

Seniority: 28

Latest Votes:

Sep 18 2019

Voted Yes On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass on HR4285

Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act

Sep 18 2019

Voted Yes On Agreeing to the Resolution on HRES558

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1423) FAIR Act; waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee ...

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Latest Announcements:

Sep 18 2019 - 12:00 AM

Hastings and Buchanan Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Prevent Youth Human Trafficking and Exploitation

Sep 12 2019 - 12:00 AM

Hastings, Mast, and Deutch Joint Statement on the VHAs Suspension of the Congressional Shared Space Agreement at the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $791,931
Individual $394,277
PAC & SuperPac $382,274
Disbursements: $829,502
Individual Refunds $0
Committee Refunds $0
Debts owed $0
Cash on Hand $85,532

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Bills Sponsored:

Sep 13 2019

hr4330

House Homeland Security Committee

9 cosponsors

To counter efforts by foreign governments to pursue, harass, or otherwise persecute individuals for political and other unlawful motives overseas, and for other purposes.

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E1153) - Sep 16 2019

Sep 9 2019

hres548

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 205) to amend the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 to permanently extend the moratorium on leasing in certain areas of the Gulf of Mexico; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1146) to amend Public Law 115-97 (commonly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) to repeal the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge oil and gas program, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1941) to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to prohibit the Secretary of the Interior including in any leasing program certain planning areas, and for other purposes.

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 40. - Sep 10 2019

Jun 13 2019

hr3272

House Energy and Commerce Committee

6 cosponsors

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a grant program to place in permanent supportive housing, and provide supportive services, to individuals who have physical or mental health conditions or substance use disorders and are chronically homeless or at risk of becoming chronically homeless, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Jun 13 2019

Jun 10 2019

hr3166

House Armed Services Committee

42 cosponsors

To direct the Secretary of Defense to modernize certain forms and surveys of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. - Jun 10 2019

May 7 2019

hr2550

House Homeland Security Committee

2 cosponsors

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the use of Homeland Security Grant Program funds for anti-blood loss purposes, and for other purposes.

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E675) - May 28 2019

Apr 4 2019

hr2099

House Natural Resources Committee

11 cosponsors

To expand the workforce of veterinarians specialized in the care and conservation of wild animals and their ecosystems, and to develop educational programs focused on wildlife and zoological veterinary medicine.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, 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. - Apr 4 2019

Apr 2 2019

hr2032

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

2 cosponsors

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow individuals to designate overpayments of income tax for disaster relief.

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 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. - Apr 2 2019

Mar 12 2019

hr1691

House Education and Labor

3 cosponsors

To require the Secretary of Education to provide assistance to the immediate family of elementary or secondary school staff members killed in an act of violence while performing school duties.

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, 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 12 2019

Mar 6 2019

hr1564

House Energy and Commerce Committee

2 cosponsors

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to stabilize and modernize the provision of partial hospitalization services under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.

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 within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - Mar 6 2019

Feb 25 2019

hr1345

House Ways and Means Committee

8 cosponsors

To amend titles XVI, XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to remove limitations on Medicaid, Medicare, SSI, and CHIP benefits for persons in custody pending disposition of charges.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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. - Feb 25 2019

Feb 19 2019

hres138

House Foreign Affairs Committee

3 cosponsors

Expressing support for addressing the Arab-Israeli conflict in a concurrent track with the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and commending Arab and Muslim-majority states that have improved bilateral relations with Israel.

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. - Feb 19 2019

Jan 29 2019

hr849

House Education and Labor

15 cosponsors

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to increase civics education programs, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. - Jan 29 2019

Jan 23 2019

hr727

House Education and Labor

5 cosponsors

To end the use of corporal punishment in schools, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. - Jan 23 2019

Jun 22 2018

hres958

House Education and the Workforce Committee

4 cosponsors

Expressing support for the recognition of the Dillard Center for the Arts Jazz Band for winning first place in the 2018 Essentially Ellington Competition, one of the most prestigious national high school jazz band competitions in the country.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. - Jun 22 2018

Jun 6 2018

hres925

House Foreign Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

Recognizing people of African descent and Black Europeans.

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. - Jun 6 2018

Jan 8 2018

hres680

House Education and the Workforce Committee

19 cosponsors

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Keiser University and recognizing the university as a vital institution of higher education, developing a diverse student population that impacts numerous aspects of the State of Florida and the global economy.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. - Jan 8 2018

Jan 8 2018

hr4739

House Ways and Means Committee

0 cosponsors

To provide dedicated funding for the national infrastructure investment program and the capital investment grant program, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, 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 provis - Jan 8 2018

Jul 11 2017

hres433

House Foreign Affairs Committee

0 cosponsors

Disapproving of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee Inscription of Hebron as a Palestinian World Heritage Site in Danger.

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. - Jul 11 2017

Jun 22 2017

hres401

House Foreign Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

Urging China, South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, India, and all nations to outlaw the dog and cat meat trade and to enforce existing laws against the trade.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific. - Jun 27 2017

Jun 20 2017

hres393

House Foreign Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

Expressing support for addressing the Arab-Israeli conflict in a concurrent track with the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and commending Arab and Muslim-majority states that have improved bilateral relations with Israel.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Middle East and North Africa. - Jun 27 2017