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Congressman Lauren Underwood from Illinois

Profile for Congressman Lauren Underwood from Illinois

Congressman Lauren  Underwood
Democrat
Next Election: 2022
Lauren Underwood
Illinois
202-225-2976
District: 14

Latest Announcements:

Latest Votes:

Sep 28 2022

Voted Yes On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended on HR3482

To establish the National Center for the Advancement of Aviation.

Sep 28 2022

Voted Yes On Agreeing to the Resolution on HRES1396

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3843) Merger Filing Fee Modernization Act; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 7780) Mental Health Matters Act; and providing for consideration of ...

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $7,862,452
Individual $6,314,312
PAC & SuperPac $901,053
Disbursements: $7,360,377
Individual Refunds $42,654
Committee Refunds $1,500
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $537,898

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr8481 - Jul 21 2022

To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to public health data accessibility, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr7974 - Jun 7 2022

To advance research, promote awareness, and provide patient support with respect to endometriosis, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
9

hr7565 - Apr 21 2022

To continue to fund the IMPROVE Initiative through the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6938 - Mar 3 2022

To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act to expand employees eligible for leave and employers subject to leave requirements, and for other purposes.

House Committee on House Administration

Cosponsors
48

hr6052 - Nov 18 2021

To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to require the employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs to receive training developed by the Inspector General of the Department on reporting wrongdoing to, responding to requests from, and cooperating with the Office of Inspector General, and for other purposes.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6052 - Nov 18 2021

To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to require the employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs to receive training developed by the Inspector General of the Department on reporting wrongdoing to, responding to requests from, and cooperating with the Office of Inspector General, and for other purposes.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5603 - Oct 15 2021

To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish protections for a member of the Armed Forces who leaves a course of education, paid for with certain educational assistance, to perform certain service.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5035 - Aug 13 2021

To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to establish or expand programs to implement evidence-aligned practices in health care settings for the purpose of reducing the suicide rates of covered individuals, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr4371 - Jul 6 2021

To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage for additional preventive care for individuals with chronic conditions without the imposition of cost sharing requirement, and for other purposes.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr3550 - May 25 2021

To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage to provide for 3 primary care visits and 3 behavioral health care visits without application of any cost-sharing requirement.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr2456 - Apr 12 2021

To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to provide for the establishment of climate change mitigation bundles, and for other purposes.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr2439 - Apr 8 2021

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the limitation on the amount individuals can deduct for certain State and local taxes.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr957 - Feb 8 2021

To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program to protect vulnerable mothers and babies from climate change risks, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
33

hr959 - Feb 8 2021

To end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
117

hr958 - Feb 8 2021

To codify maternity care coordination programs at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
43

hr851 - Feb 4 2021

To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants to support schools of nursing in program enhancement and infrastructure modernization, increasing the number of nursing faculty and students, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr8994 - Dec 16 2020

To amend the Department of Education Organization Act to permit appeals of certain determinations made by the Office of Civil Rights of the Department of Education made with respect to complaints filed between March 5, 2018, and November 18, 2018.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr8820 - Nov 24 2020

To extend the temporary relief for Federal student loan borrowers provided under the CARES Act.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
79

hr8779 - Nov 18 2020

To amend the Federal Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2015 to require Federal agencies to obtain exemptions from certain cybersecurity requirements in order to avoid compliance with those requirements, and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8061 - Aug 14 2020

To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants to covered health departments to increase the rate of recommended immunizations, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr7282 - Jun 18 2020

To require the Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis of the Department of Homeland Security to assess, on an ongoing basis, the potential terrorism implications of malign disinformation operations on domestic preparedness for and collective response to terrorism or other homeland security threats, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr6142 - Mar 9 2020

To end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
27

hr5780 - Feb 6 2020

To enhance stakeholder outreach to and operational engagement with owners and operators of critical infrastructure and other relevant stakeholders by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency to bolster security against acts of terrorism and other homeland security threats, including by maintaining a clearinghouse of security guidance, best practices, and other voluntary content developed by the Agency or aggregated from trusted sources, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5780 - Feb 6 2020

To enhance stakeholder outreach to and operational engagement with owners and operators of critical infrastructure and other relevant stakeholders by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency to bolster security against acts of terrorism and other homeland security threats, including by maintaining a clearinghouse of security guidance, best practices, and other voluntary content developed by the Agency or aggregated from trusted sources, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5667 - Jan 24 2020

To enhance stakeholder outreach to and operational engagement with owners and operators of critical infrastructure and other relevant stakeholders by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency to bolster security against acts of terrorism and other homeland security threats, including by maintaining a clearinghouse of security guidance, best practices, and other voluntary content developed by the Agency or aggregated from trusted sources, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5575 - Jan 10 2020

To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage to provide for 3 primary care visits and 3 behavioral health care visits without application of any cost-sharing requirement.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr4457 - Sep 24 2019

To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage for additional preventive care for individuals with chronic conditions without the imposition of cost sharing requirement, and for other purposes.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4241 - Sep 6 2019

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to rename master promissory notes for loans made under part D to student loan contracts.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
2

hr4240 - Sep 6 2019

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reduce the number of times certain applicants for financial assistance are required to file a FAFSA, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
2

hr3526 - Jun 27 2019

To authorize certain counter terrorist networks activities of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr3526 - Jun 27 2019

To authorize certain counter terrorist networks activities of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr3525 - Jun 27 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to establish uniform processes for medical screening of individuals interdicted between ports of entry, and for other purposes.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
21

hr3525 - Jun 27 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to establish uniform processes for medical screening of individuals interdicted between ports of entry, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
21

hr3526 - Jun 27 2019

To authorize certain counter terrorist networks activities of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr3525 - Jun 27 2019

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to establish uniform processes for medical screening of individuals interdicted between ports of entry, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
21

hr2401 - Apr 30 2019

To prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr2372 - Apr 25 2019

To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct an assessment of all memoranda of understanding and memoranda of agreement between Under Secretary of Health and non-Department of Veterans Affairs entities relating to suicide prevention and mental health services.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr2372 - Apr 25 2019

To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct an assessment of all memoranda of understanding and memoranda of agreement between Under Secretary of Health and non-Department of Veterans Affairs entities relating to suicide prevention and mental health services.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr2372 - Apr 25 2019

To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct an assessment of all memoranda of understanding and memoranda of agreement between Under Secretary of Health and non-Department of Veterans Affairs entities relating to suicide prevention and mental health services.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr2372 - Apr 25 2019

To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to conduct an assessment of all memoranda of understanding and memoranda of agreement between Under Secretary of Health and non-Department of Veterans Affairs entities relating to suicide prevention and mental health services.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1