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Congressman Jamie Raskin from Maryland

Profile for Congressman Jamie Raskin from Maryland

Congressman Jamie  Raskin
Democrat
Next Election: 2022
Jamie Raskin
Maryland
202-225-5341
District: 8
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Latest Announcements:

Apr 29 2021 - 9:56 AM

Raskin Praises Montgomery County Anti-Hunger Organizations

Apr 28 2021 - 3:22 PM

Maryland Congressional Delegation Announces Nearly $5.2 Million in Supplemental Early Childhood Education Funding

Latest Votes:

Dec 1 2021

Voted Yes On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass on HR4352

To amend the Act of June18, 1934, to reaffirm the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for Indian Tribes, and for other purposes

Dec 1 2021

Voted Yes On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended on HR5720

Courthouse Ethics and Transparency Act

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $2,111,542
Individual $1,647,172
PAC & SuperPac $421,500
Disbursements: $1,438,142
Individual Refunds $17,819
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $1,338,530

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr5853 - Nov 4 2021

To require non-Federal prison, correctional, and detention facilities holding Federal prisoners or detainees under a contract with the Federal Government to make the same information available to the public that Federal prisons and correctional facilities are required to make available.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
11

hres749 - Oct 27 2021

Recognizing the outstanding contributions of respiratory therapists to patient care during "National Respiratory Care Week".

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr5684 - Oct 22 2021

To amend the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act to provide protection for the good faith donation of pet products, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
20

hres330 - Apr 20 2021

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 51) to provide for the admission of the State of Washington, D.C. into the Union; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1573) to clarify the rights of all persons who are held or detained at a port of entry or at any detention facility overseen by U.S. Customs and Border Protection or U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1333) to transfer and limit Executive Branch authority to suspend or restrict the entry of a class of aliens; and for other purposes.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2426 - Apr 8 2021

To prohibit the transfer of a firearm to a person whose State license to purchase, own, or possess a firearm has been revoked, or a person who has been ordered by a State court to surrender all firearms.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2427 - Apr 8 2021

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the transfer tax on certain firearms, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres232 - Mar 16 2021

Requiring an affirmative vote of a majority of the Members present and voting, a quorum being present, on final passage of House Joint Resolution 17.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres232 - Mar 16 2021

Requiring an affirmative vote of a majority of the Members present and voting, a quorum being present, on final passage of House Joint Resolution 17.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres21 - Jan 11 2021

Calling on Vice President Michael R. Pence to convene and mobilize the principal officers of the executive departments of the Cabinet to activate section 4 of the 25th Amendment to declare President Donald J. Trump incapable of executing the duties of his office and to immediately exercise powers as acting President.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
147

hres21 - Jan 11 2021

Calling on Vice President Michael R. Pence to convene and mobilize the principal officers of the executive departments of the Cabinet to activate section 4 of the 25th Amendment to declare President Donald J. Trump incapable of executing the duties of his office and to immediately exercise powers as acting President.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
147

hr8680 - Oct 23 2020

To provide immunity from liability under section 4 of the Clayton Act for damages in cases against occupational licensing boards that meet appropriate standards, to provide for the establishment of those standards, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr7468 - Jul 1 2020

To amend title 18, United States Code, to impose prohibitions relating to machines designed for the manufacturing of frames or receivers for firearms.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres995 - Jun 8 2020

Ranking a Member on a certain standing committee of the House of Representatives.

Cosponsors
0

hr7057 - May 28 2020

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize and provide for the expansion, intensification, and coordination of the programs and activities of the National Institutes of Health with respect to post-viral chronic neuroimmune diseases, specifically myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), to support the COVID-19 response, and other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres945 - May 1 2020

Relating to House Resolution 891.

Cosponsors
0

hres905 - Mar 19 2020

Relating to House Resolution 891.

Cosponsors
0

hres842 - Feb 10 2020

Requiring an affirmative vote of a majority of the Members present and voting, a quorum being present, on final passage of House Joint Resolution 79.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5735 - Jan 30 2020

To amend title 5, United States Code, to allow certain senior employees in the judicial branch of Government to carry over up to 90 days of annual leave each year, and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres811 - Jan 27 2020

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3621) to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to remove adverse information for certain defaulted or delinquent private education loan borrowers who demonstrate a history of loan repayment, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 550) to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the United States Merchant Mariners of World War II, in recognition of their dedicated and vital service during World War II.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres811 - Jan 27 2020

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3621) to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to remove adverse information for certain defaulted or delinquent private education loan borrowers who demonstrate a history of loan repayment, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 550) to award a Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the United States Merchant Mariners of World War II, in recognition of their dedicated and vital service during World War II.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres741 - Dec 4 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4) to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 326) expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres741 - Dec 4 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4) to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 326) expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres491 - Jul 15 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3494) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2020 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes; relating to the consideration of House Report 116-125 and an accompanying resolution; relating to the consideration of measures disapproving of sales, exports, or approvals pursuant to the Arms Export Control Act; and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 489) condemning President Trump's racist comments directed at Members of Congress.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres491 - Jul 15 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3494) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2020 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes; relating to the consideration of House Report 116-125 and an accompanying resolution; relating to the consideration of measures disapproving of sales, exports, or approvals pursuant to the Arms Export Control Act; and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 489) condemning President Trump's racist comments directed at Members of Congress.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres431 - Jun 10 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2740) making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 430) authorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas and for other purposes.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hconres35 - Apr 22 2019

Expressing the sense of Congress that the United States is committed to ensuring a safe and healthy climate for future generations, and to creating solutions for restoring the climate.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres183 - Mar 7 2019

Condemning anti-Semitism as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contradictory to the values and aspirations that define the people of the United States and condemning anti-Muslim discrimination and bigotry against minorities as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contrary to the values and aspirations of the United States.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres183 - Mar 7 2019

Condemning anti-Semitism as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contradictory to the values and aspirations that define the people of the United States and condemning anti-Muslim discrimination and bigotry against minorities as hateful expressions of intolerance that are contrary to the values and aspirations of the United States.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres145 - Feb 25 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 8) to require a background check for every firearm sale, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1112) to amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to strengthen the background check procedures to be followed before a Federal firearms licensee may transfer a firearm to a person who is not such a licensee.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr936 - Jan 31 2019

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit a corporation from making disbursements for a political purpose unless the corporation has assessed the preferences of its shareholders with respect to such disbursements, and for other purposes.

House House Administration Committee

Cosponsors
8

hres87 - Jan 29 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 790) to provide for a pay increase in 2019 for certain civilian employees of the Federal Government, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres87 - Jan 29 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 790) to provide for a pay increase in 2019 for certain civilian employees of the Federal Government, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres43 - Jan 15 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 268) making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes, and waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7024 - Oct 2 2018

To establish a Federal standard in order to improve the Nation's resilience to current and future flood risk.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
5

hr6435 - Jul 18 2018

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prohibit States from entering into agreements with vendors for the provision, support, or maintenance of election systems if the vendors are owned or controlled by persons who are not citizens, nationals, or permanent residents of the United States or do not meet cybersecurity best practices, and for other purposes.

House House Administration Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr5902 - May 21 2018

To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to provide for reform in the operations of the Office of Government Ethics, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
21

hr5652 - Apr 27 2018

To prohibit the transfer of a firearm to a person whose State license to purchase, own, or possess a firearm has been revoked, or a person who has been ordered by a State court to surrender all firearms.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
12

hr5304 - Mar 15 2018

To prohibit Federal agencies from using Government funds to pay for the lodging of agency employees at establishments that are owned by or employ certain public officials or their relatives.

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Cosponsors
5

hres666 - Dec 15 2017

Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to observe a 60-second moment of silence in the House for those killed by gun violence in the United States on the next legislative day after any such individual dies.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4382 - Nov 14 2017

To maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
1