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S. 281 (115th): Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2017


Cosponsors of S. 281 (115th)

This bill had 20 cosponsors — 10 Republicans, 10 Democrats — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees*
R Lee, Mike [R-UT] Primary Sponsor
Judiciary
D Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] Aug 16, 2018
Judiciary
R Cotton, Tom [R-AR] Sep 24, 2018
Judiciary

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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 D Durbin, Richard [D-IL]
Judiciary Chair
No R Grassley, Charles “Chuck” [R-IA]
Judiciary Ranking Member
No R Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN]
Judiciary
No R Cornyn, John [R-TX]
Judiciary
Sep 24, 2018 R Cotton, Tom [R-AR]
Judiciary
No R Cruz, Ted [R-TX]
Judiciary
No R Graham, Lindsey [R-SC]
Judiciary
No R Hawley, Joshua “Josh” [R-MO]
Judiciary
No R Kennedy, John [R-LA]
Judiciary
Primary Sponsor R Lee, Mike [R-UT]
Judiciary
No R Sasse, Benjamin “Ben” [R-NE]
Judiciary
No R Tillis, Thom [R-NC]
Judiciary
No D Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]
Judiciary
No D Booker, Cory [D-NJ]
Judiciary
No D Coons, Christopher [D-DE]
Judiciary
No D Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]
Judiciary
No D Hirono, Mazie [D-HI]
Judiciary
Aug 16, 2018 D Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]
Judiciary
No D Leahy, Patrick [D-VT]
Judiciary
No D Ossoff, Jon [D-GA]
Judiciary
No D Padilla, Alejandro “Alex” [D-CA]
Judiciary
No D Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]
Judiciary
Sep 26, 2017 R Blunt, Roy [R-MO]
No R Braun, Mike [R-IN]
Mar 19, 2018 R Collins, Susan [R-ME]
No R Cramer, Kevin [R-ND]
No R Crapo, Michael “Mike” [R-ID]
No R Ernst, Joni [R-IA]
No R Hoeven, John [R-ND]
Oct 1, 2018 R Lankford, James [R-OK]
Jun 21, 2018 R Moran, Jerry [R-KS]
No R Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]
Sep 17, 2018 R Portman, Robert “Rob” [R-OH]
No R Risch, James [R-ID]
No R Romney, Mitt [R-UT]
Sep 17, 2018 R Wicker, Roger [R-MS]
No R Young, Todd [R-IN]
Sep 25, 2018 D Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]
Nov 29, 2018 D Bennet, Michael [D-CO]
Sep 4, 2018 D Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]
Aug 16, 2018 D Carper, Thomas [D-DE]
No D Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV]
Nov 27, 2018 D Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL]
Jun 19, 2018 D Harris, Kamala [D]
Nov 27, 2018 D Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]
No D Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ]
No D Smith, Tina [D-MN]
No D Warner, Mark [D-VA]
Aug 16, 2018 D Wyden, Ron [D-OR]