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H.R. 885 (112th): Teaching Geography is Fundamental Act


Cosponsors of H.R. 885 (112th)

This bill had 71 cosponsors — 64 Democrats, 7 Republicans — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees*
D Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD8] Primary Sponsor
D Scott, Robert “Bobby” [D-VA3] Aug 1, 2011
Education and Labor Chair
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
D Grijalva, Raúl [D-AZ7] Jul 14, 2011
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
D Yarmuth, John [D-KY3] Jul 21, 2011
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
D Courtney, Joe [D-CT2] Mar 3, 2011
Education and Labor

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* Based on current committee assignments. An original cosponsor was a cosponsor on the date the legislation was introduced. Other cosponsors are shown with the date they joined, or later withdrew.

The table above shows whether the sponsor and any cosponsors are members of any committees that the bill has been referred to, a key predictor of whether this bill will move forward.

Cosponsorship of Other Relevant Legislators

The table below shows whether legislators on relevant committees or cosponsors of relevant bills are the sponsor or a cosponsor of this bill.

Cosponsor? Legislator Committee Assignment(s), Bills Sponsored
Aug 1, 2011 D Scott, Robert “Bobby” [D-VA3]
Education and Labor Chair
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No D Sablan, Gregorio [D-MP]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee Chair
No D Bowman, Jamaal [D-NY16]
Education and Labor Vice Chair
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No R Owens, Clarence “Burgess” [R-UT4]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee Ranking Member
No R Foxx, Virginia [R-NC5]
Education and Labor Ranking Member
No D DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA11]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
Jul 14, 2011 D Grijalva, Raúl [D-AZ3]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No D Hayes, Jahana [D-CT5]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No D Levin, Andy [D-MI9]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No D Manning, Kathy [D-NC6]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No D McBath, Lucy [D-GA6]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No D Morelle, Joseph [D-NY25]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No D Wilson, Frederica [D-FL24]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
Jul 21, 2011 D Yarmuth, John [D-KY3]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No R Allen, Rick [R-GA12]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No R Cawthorn, Madison [R-NC11]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No R Grothman, Glenn [R-WI6]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No R Keller, Fred [R-PA12]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No R Letlow, Julia [R-LA5]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No R Miller, Mary [R-IL15]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No R Steel, Michelle [R-CA48]
Education and Labor - Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee
No D Adams, Alma [D-NC12]
Education and Labor
No D Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR1]
Education and Labor
No D Castro, Joaquin [D-TX20]
Education and Labor
Mar 3, 2011 D Courtney, Joe [D-CT2]
Education and Labor
No D Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY13]
Education and Labor
No D Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA7]
Education and Labor
No D Jones, Mondaire [D-NY17]
Education and Labor
No D Leger Fernandez, Teresa [D-NM3]
Education and Labor
No D Mfume, Kweisi [D-MD7]
Education and Labor
No D Mrvan, Frank [D-IN1]
Education and Labor
No D Norcross, Donald [D-NJ1]
Education and Labor
No D Omar, Ilhan [D-MN5]
Education and Labor
No D Pocan, Mark [D-WI2]
Education and Labor
No D Sherrill, Mikie [D-NJ11]
Education and Labor
No D Stevens, Haley [D-MI11]
Education and Labor
No D Takano, Mark [D-CA41]
Education and Labor
No D Wild, Susan [D-PA7]
Education and Labor
No R Banks, Jim [R-IN3]
Education and Labor
No R Comer, James [R-KY1]
Education and Labor
No R Fitzgerald, Scott [R-WI5]
Education and Labor
No R Fulcher, Russ [R-ID1]
Education and Labor
No R Good, Robert “Bob” [R-VA5]
Education and Labor
No R Harshbarger, Diana [R-TN1]
Education and Labor
No R McClain, Lisa [R-MI10]
Education and Labor
No R Miller-Meeks, Mariannette [R-IA2]
Education and Labor
No R Murphy, Gregory [R-NC3]
Education and Labor
No R Spartz, Victoria [R-IN5]
Education and Labor
No R Stefanik, Elise [R-NY21]
Education and Labor
No R Thompson, Glenn [R-PA15]
Education and Labor
No R Walberg, Tim [R-MI7]
Education and Labor
No R Wilson, Joe [R-SC2]
Education and Labor
May 3, 2011 D Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]
No D Bass, Karen [D-CA37]
No D Beatty, Joyce [D-OH3]
Jul 21, 2011 D Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR3]
Mar 10, 2011 D Carson, André [D-IN7]
No D Cartwright, Matthew “Matt” [D-PA8]
No D Clark, Katherine [D-MA5]
Jul 8, 2011 D Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO5]
Jul 21, 2011 D Cohen, Steve [D-TN9]
Jul 8, 2011 D Connolly, Gerald [D-VA11]
No D Costa, Jim [D-CA16]
Apr 26, 2012 D Davis, Danny [D-IL7]
Mar 30, 2012 D DeFazio, Peter [D-OR4]
Jul 8, 2011 D DeLauro, Rosa [D-CT3]
No D Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX35]
No D Higgins, Brian [D-NY26]
Mar 8, 2011 D Himes, James “Jim” [D-CT4]
Mar 3, 2011 D Hirono, Mazie [D-HI]
No D Huffman, Jared [D-CA2]
No D Johnson, Henry “Hank” [D-GA4]
No D Kind, Ron [D-WI3]
No D Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ2]
No D Langevin, James “Jim” [D-RI2]
Apr 26, 2012 D Larson, John [D-CT1]
No D Lee, Barbara [D-CA13]
No D Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA19]
Apr 26, 2012 D Luján, Ben [D-NM]
No D Lynch, Stephen [D-MA8]
Oct 24, 2011 D Maloney, Carolyn [D-NY12]
No D Matsui, Doris [D-CA6]
Apr 26, 2012 D McCollum, Betty [D-MN4]
Oct 11, 2011 D McGovern, James “Jim” [D-MA2]
Apr 26, 2012 D McNerney, Jerry [D-CA9]
No D Meeks, Gregory [D-NY5]
No D Moore, Gwen [D-WI4]
No D Murphy, Christopher [D-CT]
Mar 8, 2011 D Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY10]
May 17, 2012 D Neal, Richard [D-MA1]
Jul 14, 2011 D Norton, Eleanor [D-DC]
No D Pallone, Frank [D-NJ6]
No D Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO7]
May 3, 2011 D Pingree, Chellie [D-ME1]
Mar 29, 2011 D Price, David [D-NC4]
May 9, 2012 D Quigley, Mike [D-IL5]
No D Sarbanes, John [D-MD3]
May 9, 2012 D Schrader, Kurt [D-OR5]
No D Scott, David [D-GA13]
No D Sewell, Terri [D-AL7]
No D Smith, Adam [D-WA9]
Nov 14, 2011 D Thompson, Mike [D-CA5]
No D Titus, Dina [D-NV1]
Apr 13, 2011 D Tonko, Paul [D-NY20]
No D Welch, Peter [D-VT]
No R Aderholt, Robert [R-AL4]
No R Blunt, Roy [R-MO]
No R Boozman, John [R-AR]
Apr 25, 2012 R Cole, Tom [R-OK4]
No R Guthrie, Brett [R-KY2]
No R Moran, Jerry [R-KS]
No R Rogers, Mike [R-AL3]
Mar 10, 2011 R Upton, Fred [R-MI6]
No R Wicker, Roger [R-MS]
No R Wittman, Robert [R-VA1]