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Congressman John Carter from Texas

Profile for Congressman John Carter from Texas

Congressman John  Carter
District: 31

Next Election: 2020

Missed 8 Votes

Absent for 19% of Votes

Votes with Party 91%

Seniority: 18

Latest Votes:

Mar 13 2020

Voted Yes On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended on HR6201

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Mar 13 2020

Voted No On Passage on SJRES68

To direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities against the Islamic Republic of Iran that have not been authorized by Congress

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Latest Announcements:

Dec 31 1969 - 7:00 PM

Carter Strongly Supports CARES Act

Dec 31 1969 - 7:00 PM

Carter Supports Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $1,820,253
Individual $821,997
PAC & SuperPac $995,746
Disbursements: $1,968,957
Individual Refunds $18,500
Committee Refunds $4,500
Debts owed $0
Cash on Hand $254,705

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Bills Sponsored:

Jul 24 2019


House Foreign Affairs Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompanied alien children who are not victims of a severe form of trafficking in persons and who do not have a fear of returning to their country of nationality or last habitual residence, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. - Aug 15 2019

May 10 2019


House Ways and Means Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make employers of spouses of military personnel eligible for the work opportunity credit.

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. - May 10 2019

May 1 2019


House Armed Services Committee

1 cosponsors

To establish a demonstration program at a military installation in the United States to evaluate the feasibility and benefits of using innovative technologies and systems to assist in the management of military installations, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. - May 1 2019

Jul 19 2018


House Homeland Security Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish the position of Chief Data Officer of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Sep 5 2018

Mar 22 2018


House Armed Services Committee

0 cosponsors

To direct the Secretary of Defense to enter into memoranda of understanding with State and local prosecuting authorities concerning the adjudication of criminal offenses committed by minors.

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. - Mar 22 2018

Jan 19 2018


House Judiciary Committee

8 cosponsors

To amend the DNA Analysis Backlog Elimination Act of 2000 to provide additional resources to State and local prosecutors, and for other purposes.

Signed by President. - Oct 9 2018

Jul 21 2017


House Appropriations Committee

0 cosponsors

Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2018, and for other purposes.

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 171. - Jul 21 2017

Mar 30 2017


House Armed Services Committee

11 cosponsors

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Secretary of the Army should report on the status of future Ground Combat Vehicles of the Army.

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. - Mar 30 2017

Feb 16 2017


House Veterans' Affairs Committee

79 cosponsors

To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for an operation on a live donor for purposes of conducting a transplant procedure for a veteran, and for other purposes.

The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection. - Nov 7 2017

Jan 12 2017


House Judiciary Committee

2 cosponsors

Protection of Children Act of 2017

Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 15 - 12. - Jun 21 2017