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Congressman Al Lawson from Florida

Profile for Congressman Al Lawson from Florida

Congressman Al  Lawson
Democrat
Next Election: 2022
Al Lawson
Florida
202-225-0123
District: 5
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Latest Announcements:

Latest Votes:

May 19 2022

Voted Yes On Passage on HR7688

Consumer Fuel Price Gouging Prevention Act

May 19 2022

Voted No On Motion to Recommit on HR7688

Consumer Fuel Price Gouging Prevention Act

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $884,597
Individual $277,457
PAC & SuperPac $606,600
Disbursements: $731,878
Individual Refunds $1,600
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $167,392

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr7469 - Apr 7 2022

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint commemorative coins in recognition of James Weldon Johnson.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr6814 - Feb 22 2022

To apply the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to small business debt to the same extent as such Act applies to consumers, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6523 - Jan 28 2022

To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to a local educational agency or private elementary or secondary school, partnered with a public or nonprofit private health care entity, to develop and implement a comprehensive program to promote student access to defibrillation in elementary schools and secondary schools.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
12

hr6272 - Dec 14 2021

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to expand the eligibility of students to participate in the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
40

hr5737 - Oct 26 2021

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to enhance Social Security benefits and maintain the commitment and the long-term solvency of the Social Security program.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
13

hr5595 - Oct 15 2021

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to expand the eligibility of students to participate in the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
17

hr5354 - Sep 23 2021

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a small business start-up tax credit for veterans creating businesses in underserved communities.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr4771 - Jul 28 2021

To designate the Federal Building and United States Courthouse located at 111 North Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the "Joseph Woodrow Hatchett United States Courthouse and Federal Building".

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
25

hr4144 - Jun 24 2021

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to ban the use of credit information for most employment decisions, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr3279 - May 17 2021

To provide physical standards and reform the inspection process for housing assisted under section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr2324 - Apr 1 2021

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2800 South Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the "D. Edwina Stephens Post Office".

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
25

hr2324 - Apr 1 2021

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2800 South Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the D. Edwina Stephens Post Office.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
26

hr2324 - Apr 1 2021

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2800 South Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the D. Edwina Stephens Post Office.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
26

hr2324 - Apr 1 2021

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2800 South Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the D. Edwina Stephens Post Office.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
26

hr2324 - Apr 1 2021

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2800 South Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the "D. Edwina Stephens Post Office".

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
26

hres1088 - Aug 18 2020

Urging the Secretary of the Interior to approve the designation of James Weldon Johnson Park in Jacksonville, Florida as part of the National Park Service's African American Civil Rights Network.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
26

hr6423 - Mar 31 2020

To provide for a temporary debt collection moratorium during the COVID-19 emergency period, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5287 - Dec 3 2019

To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to prohibit debt collectors from collecting on certain Federal student loan debt when the borrower would not be required to make payments under an income-driven repayment plan, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5013 - Nov 8 2019

To apply the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to small businesses to the same extent as such Act applies to consumers, to require the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection to define "small business" for purposes of such Act, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5013 - Nov 8 2019

To apply the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to small businesses to the same extent as such Act applies to consumers, to require the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection to define "small business" for purposes of such Act, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4989 - Nov 5 2019

To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award a grant to a health care organization to promote student access to defibrillation in elementary and secondary schools, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
1

hr4446 - Sep 20 2019

To designate the POW/MIA Memorial and Museum in Jacksonville, Florida, as the National POW/MIA Memorial and Museum, and for other purposes.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
10

hr4121 - Jul 30 2019

To amend title II of the Social Security Act to enhance Social Security benefits and maintain the commitment and the long-term solvency of the Social Security program.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr3809 - Jul 17 2019

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to expand the eligibility of students to participate in the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
8

hr3745 - Jul 12 2019

To provide physical standards and reform the inspection process for housing assisted under section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
15

hr3614 - Jul 2 2019

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to ban the use of credit information for most employment decisions, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2036 - Apr 2 2019

To provide protections for amateur and professional athletes, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
0

hres213 - Mar 11 2019

Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women Veterans Recognition Week.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
12

hres168 - Mar 4 2019

Expressing support for designation of March 6, 2019 as "National Beauty and Wellness Education Day" by promoting awareness of the goals and ideas of institutions of higher education that educate the Nation's licensed beauty and wellness professionals.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
0

hr1406 - Feb 27 2019

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

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr1406 - Feb 27 2019

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

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6749 - Sep 7 2018

To provide protections for amateur and professional athletes, and for other purposes.

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6367 - Jul 13 2018

To amend the Small Business Act to specify what credit is given for certain subcontractors and to provide a dispute process for non-payment to subcontractors, and for other purposes.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6367 - Jul 13 2018

To amend the Small Business Act to specify what credit is given for certain subcontractors and to provide a dispute process for non-payment to subcontractors, and for other purposes.

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr6367 - Jul 13 2018

To amend the Small Business Act to specify what credit is given for certain subcontractors and to provide a dispute process for non-payment to subcontractors, and for other purposes.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr5122 - Feb 27 2018

To amend the Food and Agriculture Act of 1977 to provide mandatory funding for grants to upgrade agricultural and food sciences facilities at 1890 land-grant colleges, including Tuskegee University.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
6

hr5005 - Feb 13 2018

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing the birthplace of James Weldon Johnson in Jacksonville, Florida, as a unit of the National Park System.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
22

hr5005 - Feb 13 2018

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing the birthplace of James Weldon Johnson in Jacksonville, Florida, as a unit of the National Park System.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
22

hr5005 - Feb 13 2018

To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing the birthplace of James Weldon Johnson in Jacksonville, Florida, as a unit of the National Park System.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
19

hr4662 - Dec 15 2017

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to exclude the income and assets of dependent students in the calculation of the expected family contribution for such students.

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Cosponsors
0