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H.R. 12 (114th): Voter Empowerment Act of 2015


Cosponsors of H.R. 12 (114th)

This bill had 187 cosponsors — 186 Democrats, 1 Independent — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees*
D Lewis, John R. [D-GA5] Primary Sponsor
D Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA19] Original Cosponsor
Science, Space, and Technology Ranking Member
Judiciary
D Takano, Mark [D-CA41] Apr 12, 2016
Veterans' Affairs Ranking Member
Education and the Workforce
D Scott, Robert “Bobby” [D-VA3] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce Ranking Member
D Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY10] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary Ranking Member
D Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR1] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce
Science, Space, and Technology
D Lieu, Ted [D-CA33] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
Science, Space, and Technology
D Adams, Alma [D-NC12] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce
D Courtney, Joe [D-CT2] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce
D DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA11] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce
D Grijalva, Raúl [D-AZ3] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce
D Norcross, Donald [D-NJ1] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce
I Sablan, Gregorio [I-MP] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce
D Wilson, Frederica [D-FL24] Original Cosponsor
Education and the Workforce
D Kilmer, Derek [D-WA6] Original Cosponsor
House Administration
D Sewell, Terri [D-AL7] Original Cosponsor
House Administration
D Torres, Norma [D-CA35] Original Cosponsor
House Administration
D Cicilline, David [D-RI1] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D Cohen, Steve [D-TN9] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D Johnson, Henry C. “Hank” [D-GA4] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D Schiff, Adam [D-CA28] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D Swalwell, Eric [D-CA15] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D Connolly, Gerald [D-VA11] Original Cosponsor
Oversight and Accountability
D Lynch, Stephen [D-MA8] Original Cosponsor
Oversight and Accountability
D Norton, Eleanor [D-DC] Original Cosponsor
Oversight and Accountability
D Bera, Ami [D-CA7] May 21, 2015
Science, Space, and Technology
D Brownley, Julia [D-CA26] Original Cosponsor
Veterans' Affairs

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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
No R Foxx, Virginia [R-NC5]
Education and the Workforce Chair
Oversight and Accountability
No R Jordan, Jim [R-OH4]
Judiciary Chair
Oversight and Accountability
No R Johnson, Mike [R-LA4]
Judiciary - Constitution and Limited Government Subcommittee Chair
No R Comer, James [R-KY1]
Oversight and Accountability Chair
Education and the Workforce
No R Van Orden, Derrick [R-WI3]
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee Chair
No R Steil, Bryan [R-WI1]
House Administration Chair
No R Lucas, Frank [R-OK3]
Science, Space, and Technology Chair
No R Bost, Mike [R-IL12]
Veterans' Affairs Chair
No R Radewagen, Aumua Amata [R-AS]
Veterans' Affairs Vice Chair
Original Cosponsor D Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA18]
Science, Space, and Technology Ranking Member
Judiciary
Apr 12, 2016 D Takano, Mark [D-CA39]
Veterans' Affairs Ranking Member
Education and the Workforce
No D Levin, Mike [D-CA49]
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee Ranking Member
Original Cosponsor D Scott, Robert “Bobby” [D-VA3]
Education and the Workforce Ranking Member
No D Morelle, Joseph [D-NY25]
House Administration Ranking Member
Original Cosponsor D Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY12]
Judiciary Ranking Member
No D Raskin, Jamie [D-MD8]
Oversight and Accountability Ranking Member
No D Mrvan, Frank [D-IN1]
Education and the Workforce
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee
No R Mace, Nancy [R-SC1]
Oversight and Accountability
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee
No R Franklin, Scott [R-FL18]
Science, Space, and Technology
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee
No D Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA7]
Education and the Workforce
Judiciary
No D McBath, Lucy [D-GA7]
Education and the Workforce
Judiciary
No R Kiley, Kevin [R-CA3]
Education and the Workforce
Judiciary
No R Moran, Nathaniel [R-TX1]
Education and the Workforce
Judiciary
No R Burlison, Eric [R-MO7]
Education and the Workforce
Oversight and Accountability
No R Grothman, Glenn [R-WI6]
Education and the Workforce
Oversight and Accountability
No R McClain, Lisa [R-MI9]
Education and the Workforce
Oversight and Accountability
Original Cosponsor D Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR1]
Education and the Workforce
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Bowman, Jamaal [D-NY16]
Education and the Workforce
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Stevens, Haley [D-MI11]
Education and the Workforce
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Williams, Brandon [R-NY22]
Education and the Workforce
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Lee, Laurel [R-FL15]
House Administration
Judiciary
No R Bice, Stephanie [R-OK5]
House Administration
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Murphy, Gregory [R-NC3]
House Administration
Veterans' Affairs
No D Bush, Cori [D-MO1]
Judiciary
Oversight and Accountability
No R Biggs, Andy [R-AZ5]
Judiciary
Oversight and Accountability
No R Fry, Russell [R-SC7]
Judiciary
Oversight and Accountability
Original Cosponsor D Lieu, Ted [D-CA36]
Judiciary
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Ross, Deborah [D-NC2]
Judiciary
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Issa, Darrell [R-CA48]
Judiciary
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Frost, Maxwell [D-FL10]
Oversight and Accountability
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Lee, Summer [D-PA12]
Oversight and Accountability
Science, Space, and Technology
No D McGarvey, Morgan [D-KY3]
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee
No D Ramirez, Delia [D-IL3]
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee
No R Ciscomani, Juan [R-AZ6]
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee
No R Crane, Eli [R-AZ2]
Veterans' Affairs - Economic Opportunity Subcommittee
Original Cosponsor D Adams, Alma [D-NC12]
Education and the Workforce
Original Cosponsor D Courtney, Joe [D-CT2]
Education and the Workforce
Original Cosponsor D DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA10]
Education and the Workforce
Original Cosponsor D Grijalva, Raúl [D-AZ7]
Education and the Workforce
No D Hayes, Jahana [D-CT5]
Education and the Workforce
No D Leger Fernandez, Teresa [D-NM3]
Education and the Workforce
No D Manning, Kathy [D-NC6]
Education and the Workforce
Original Cosponsor D Norcross, Donald [D-NJ1]
Education and the Workforce
No D Omar, Ilhan [D-MN5]
Education and the Workforce
Original Cosponsor D Sablan, Gregorio [D-MP]
Education and the Workforce
No D Wild, Susan [D-PA7]
Education and the Workforce
Original Cosponsor D Wilson, Frederica [D-FL24]
Education and the Workforce
No R Allen, Rick [R-GA12]
Education and the Workforce
No R Banks, Jim [R-IN3]
Education and the Workforce
No R Bean, Aaron [R-FL4]
Education and the Workforce
No R Chavez-DeRemer, Lori [R-OR5]
Education and the Workforce
No R Estes, Ron [R-KS4]
Education and the Workforce
No R Good, Robert “Bob” [R-VA5]
Education and the Workforce
No R Houchin, Erin [R-IN9]
Education and the Workforce
No R James, John [R-MI10]
Education and the Workforce
No R Letlow, Julia [R-LA5]
Education and the Workforce
No R Miller, Mary [R-IL15]
Education and the Workforce
No R Owens, Clarence “Burgess” [R-UT4]
Education and the Workforce
No R Smucker, Lloyd [R-PA11]
Education and the Workforce
No R Steel, Michelle [R-CA45]
Education and the Workforce
No R Stefanik, Elise [R-NY21]
Education and the Workforce
No R Thompson, Glenn [R-PA15]
Education and the Workforce
No R Walberg, Tim [R-MI5]
Education and the Workforce
No R Wilson, Joe [R-SC2]
Education and the Workforce
Original Cosponsor D Kilmer, Derek [D-WA6]
House Administration
Original Cosponsor D Sewell, Terri [D-AL7]
House Administration
Original Cosponsor D Torres, Norma [D-CA35]
House Administration
No R Carey, Mike [R-OH15]
House Administration
No R D'Esposito, Anthony [R-NY4]
House Administration
No R Griffith, Morgan [R-VA9]
House Administration
No R Loudermilk, Barry [R-GA11]
House Administration
Original Cosponsor D Cicilline, David [D-RI1]
Judiciary
Original Cosponsor D Cohen, Steve [D-TN9]
Judiciary
No D Correa, Luis [D-CA46]
Judiciary
No D Dean, Madeleine [D-PA4]
Judiciary
No D Escobar, Veronica [D-TX16]
Judiciary
No D Ivey, Glenn [D-MD4]
Judiciary
Original Cosponsor D Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]
Judiciary
Original Cosponsor D Johnson, Henry C. “Hank” [D-GA4]
Judiciary
No D Neguse, Joe [D-CO2]
Judiciary
No D Scanlon, Mary [D-PA5]
Judiciary
Original Cosponsor D Schiff, Adam [D-CA30]
Judiciary
Original Cosponsor D Swalwell, Eric [D-CA14]
Judiciary
No R Bentz, Cliff [R-OR2]
Judiciary
No R Bishop, Dan [R-NC8]
Judiciary
No R Buck, Ken [R-CO4]
Judiciary
No R Cline, Ben [R-VA6]
Judiciary
No R Fitzgerald, Scott [R-WI5]
Judiciary
No R Gaetz, Matt [R-FL1]
Judiciary
No R Gooden, Lance [R-TX5]
Judiciary
No R Hageman, Harriet [R-WY]
Judiciary
No R Hunt, Wesley [R-TX38]
Judiciary
No R Massie, Thomas [R-KY4]
Judiciary
No R McClintock, Tom [R-CA5]
Judiciary
No R Moore, Barry [R-AL2]
Judiciary
No R Nehls, Troy [R-TX22]
Judiciary
No R Roy, Chip [R-TX21]
Judiciary
No R Spartz, Victoria [R-IN5]
Judiciary
No R Tiffany, Thomas [R-WI7]
Judiciary
No R Van Drew, Jefferson [R-NJ2]
Judiciary
No D Balint, Becca [D-VT]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Brown, Shontel [D-OH11]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Casar, Gregorio [D-TX35]
Oversight and Accountability
Original Cosponsor D Connolly, Gerald [D-VA11]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Crockett, Jasmine [D-TX30]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Garcia, Robert Julio [D-CA42]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Goldman, Dan [D-NY10]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Gomez, Jimmy [D-CA34]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Khanna, Ro [D-CA17]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL8]
Oversight and Accountability
Original Cosponsor D Lynch, Stephen [D-MA8]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Mfume, Kweisi [D-MD7]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Moskowitz, Jared [D-FL23]
Oversight and Accountability
Original Cosponsor D Norton, Eleanor [D-DC]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria [D-NY14]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Porter, Katie [D-CA47]
Oversight and Accountability
No D Stansbury, Melanie [D-NM1]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Armstrong, Kelly [R-ND]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Boebert, Lauren [R-CO3]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Burchett, Tim [R-TN2]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Donalds, Byron [R-FL19]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Edwards, Charles (Chuck) [R-NC11]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Fallon, Patrick “Pat” [R-TX4]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Gosar, Paul [R-AZ9]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Greene, Marjorie [R-GA14]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Higgins, Clay [R-LA3]
Oversight and Accountability
No R LaTurner, Jacob “Jake” [R-KS2]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Langworthy, Nicholas [R-NY23]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Palmer, Gary [R-AL6]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Paulina Luna, Anna [R-FL13]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Perry, Scott [R-PA10]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Sessions, Pete [R-TX17]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Timmons, William [R-SC4]
Oversight and Accountability
No R Turner, Michael [R-OH10]
Oversight and Accountability
May 21, 2015 D Bera, Ami [D-CA6]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Caraveo, Yadira [D-CO8]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Casten, Sean [D-IL6]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Foushee, Valerie [D-NC4]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Jackson, Jeffrey [D-NC14]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Mullin, Kevin [D-CA15]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Salinas, Andrea [D-OR6]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Sherrill, Mikie [D-NJ11]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Sorensen, Eric [D-IL17]
Science, Space, and Technology
No D Sykes, Emilia [D-OH13]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Babin, Brian [R-TX36]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Baird, James [R-IN4]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Collins, Mike [R-GA10]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Crawford, Eric “Rick” [R-AR1]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Garcia, Mike [R-CA27]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Kean, Thomas [R-NJ7]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R McCormick, Rich [R-GA6]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Miller, Max [R-OH7]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Obernolte, Jay [R-CA23]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Posey, Bill [R-FL8]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Strong, Dale [R-AL5]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Tenney, Claudia [R-NY24]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Weber, Randy [R-TX14]
Science, Space, and Technology
No R Webster, Daniel [R-FL11]
Science, Space, and Technology
Original Cosponsor D Brownley, Julia [D-CA26]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Budzinski, Nicole (Nikki) [D-IL13]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Cherfilus-McCormick, Sheila [D-FL20]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Deluzio, Chris [D-PA17]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Landsman, Greg [D-OH1]
Veterans' Affairs
No D Pappas, Chris [D-NH1]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Bergman, Jack [R-MI1]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Kiggans, Jennifer [R-VA2]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Luttrell, Morgan [R-TX8]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Miller-Meeks, Mariannette [R-IA1]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Rosendale, Matthew [R-MT2]
Veterans' Affairs
No R Self, Keith [R-TX3]
Veterans' Affairs
Original Cosponsor D Aguilar, Pete [D-CA33]
No D Barragán, Nanette [D-CA44]
Original Cosponsor D Beatty, Joyce [D-OH3]
Original Cosponsor D Beyer, Donald [D-VA8]
Original Cosponsor D Bishop, Sanford [D-GA2]
Original Cosponsor D Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR3]
No D Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE]
Original Cosponsor D Boyle, Brendan [D-PA2]
No D Carbajal, Salud [D-CA24]
Original Cosponsor D Carson, André [D-IN7]
Original Cosponsor D Cartwright, Matthew “Matt” [D-PA8]
Original Cosponsor D Castor, Kathy [D-FL14]
Original Cosponsor D Castro, Joaquin [D-TX20]
Original Cosponsor D Chu, Judy [D-CA28]
Original Cosponsor D Clark, Katherine [D-MA5]
Original Cosponsor D Clarke, Yvette [D-NY9]
Original Cosponsor D Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO5]
Original Cosponsor D Clyburn, James “Jim” [D-SC6]
Original Cosponsor D Costa, Jim [D-CA21]
Original Cosponsor D Cárdenas, Tony [D-CA29]
Original Cosponsor D Davis, Danny [D-IL7]
Original Cosponsor D DeGette, Diana [D-CO1]
Original Cosponsor D DeLauro, Rosa [D-CT3]
Original Cosponsor D DelBene, Suzan [D-WA1]
Original Cosponsor D Dingell, Debbie [D-MI6]
Original Cosponsor D Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX37]
Original Cosponsor D Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL]
Jun 14, 2016 D Eshoo, Anna [D-CA16]
No D Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY13]
No D Evans, Dwight [D-PA3]
Original Cosponsor D Foster, Bill [D-IL11]
Original Cosponsor D Frankel, Lois [D-FL22]
Original Cosponsor D Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ3]
Original Cosponsor D Garamendi, John [D-CA8]
No D Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX34]
Original Cosponsor D Green, Al [D-TX9]
Original Cosponsor D Higgins, Brian [D-NY26]
May 27, 2016 D Himes, James “Jim” [D-CT4]
No D Hirono, Mazie [D-HI]
No D Horsford, Steven [D-NV4]
Original Cosponsor D Hoyer, Steny [D-MD5]
Original Cosponsor D Huffman, Jared [D-CA2]
Original Cosponsor D Jeffries, Hakeem [D-NY8]
Original Cosponsor D Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH9]
Original Cosponsor D Keating, William R. [D-MA9]
Original Cosponsor D Kelly, Robin [D-IL2]
Original Cosponsor D Kildee, Daniel [D-MI8]
No D Kuster, Ann [D-NH2]
Original Cosponsor D Larsen, Rick [D-WA2]
Original Cosponsor D Larson, John [D-CT1]
Original Cosponsor D Lee, Barbara [D-CA12]
Original Cosponsor D Luján, Ben [D-NM]
Original Cosponsor D Matsui, Doris [D-CA7]
Original Cosponsor D McCollum, Betty [D-MN4]
Original Cosponsor D McGovern, James “Jim” [D-MA2]
Original Cosponsor D Meeks, Gregory [D-NY5]
Original Cosponsor D Meng, Grace [D-NY6]
Original Cosponsor D Moore, Gwen [D-WI4]
Original Cosponsor D Moulton, Seth [D-MA6]
Original Cosponsor D Napolitano, Grace [D-CA31]
Original Cosponsor D Neal, Richard [D-MA1]
Original Cosponsor D Pallone, Frank [D-NJ6]
No D Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA19]
Original Cosponsor D Pascrell, Bill [D-NJ9]
Original Cosponsor D Payne, Donald [D-NJ10]
Original Cosponsor D Pelosi, Nancy [D-CA11]
No D Peters, Gary [D-MI]
Original Cosponsor D Peters, Scott [D-CA50]
Original Cosponsor D Pingree, Chellie [D-ME1]
Original Cosponsor D Plaskett, Stacey [D-VI]
Original Cosponsor D Pocan, Mark [D-WI2]
Original Cosponsor D Quigley, Mike [D-IL5]
No D Rosen, Jacky [D-NV]
Original Cosponsor D Ruiz, Raul [D-CA25]
Original Cosponsor D Ruppersberger, A. Dutch [D-MD2]
Original Cosponsor D Sarbanes, John [D-MD3]
Original Cosponsor D Schakowsky, Janice “Jan” [D-IL9]
No D Schneider, Bradley “Brad” [D-IL10]
Original Cosponsor D Scott, David [D-GA13]
Original Cosponsor D Sherman, Brad [D-CA32]
Original Cosponsor D Smith, Adam [D-WA9]
No D Soto, Darren [D-FL9]
Original Cosponsor D Sánchez, Linda [D-CA38]
Original Cosponsor D Thompson, Bennie [D-MS2]
Original Cosponsor D Thompson, Mike [D-CA4]
Original Cosponsor D Titus, Dina [D-NV1]
Original Cosponsor D Tonko, Paul [D-NY20]
Original Cosponsor D Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD]
Original Cosponsor D Vargas, Juan [D-CA52]
Original Cosponsor D Veasey, Marc [D-TX33]
Original Cosponsor D Velázquez, Nydia [D-NY7]
Original Cosponsor D Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL25]
Original Cosponsor D Waters, Maxine [D-CA43]
Original Cosponsor D Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ12]
Original Cosponsor D Welch, Peter [D-VT]