Blunt Rochester is the representative for Delaware’s at-large district and is a Democrat. She has served since Jan 3, 2017. Blunt Rochester is next up for reelection in 2018.
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Lisa Blunt Rochester sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Agriculture
- House Committee on Education and the Workforce
Some of Blunt Rochester’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6677: Clean Slate Act of 2018
- H.R. 6669: Clean Slate Act of 2018
- H.R. 6483: Trade Assistance for Farmers Act of 2018
- H.R. 4880: To revise the boundaries of certain John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System ...
- H.R. 4416: Simple FAFSA Act of 2017
- H.R. 4071: SOAR Act
- H.R. 3756: Medicare Advantage Quality Expansion Act of 2017
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H.R. 6439: Biometric Identification Transnational Migration Alert Program Authorization Act of 2018
Sep 4, 2018. Passed 272/119.
BITMAP is an HSI-led initiative that fills biometric databases with data collected from special interest aliens, violent criminals, fugitives, and known or suspected terrorists encountered within illicit pathways. BITMAP was established to equip international partner-country law enforcement officers to collect and share biometric and biographic ...
H.R. 5797: Individuals in Medicaid Deserve Care that is Appropriate and Responsible in its Execution Act
Jun 20, 2018. Passed 261/155.
H.R. 5797 allows state Medicaid programs to remove the Institutions for Mental Diseases (IMD) exclusion for Medicaid beneficiaries aged 21 to 64 with an opioid use disorder for fiscal years 2019 to 2023. By removing the exclusion, Medicaid would pay for up to 30 total ...
S. 139: Rapid DNA Act of 2017
Jan 11, 2018. Passed 256/164.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of the FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017. The bill would extend so-called "section 702" government surveillance under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. The bill was originally introduced and passed the Senate in 2017 as the Rapid DNA ...
H.R. 4667: Making further supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2018, for disaster assistance for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, and calendar year 2017 wildfires, ...
Dec 21, 2017. Passed 251/169.
H.R. 1039: Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017
May 19, 2017. Passed 229/177.
H.R. 1039 amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person, without warrant, if there is probable cause to believe that person forcibly assaulted or obstructed a probation officer while performing their official duties. The bill also would direct the ...
From Jan 2017 to Sep 2018, Blunt Rochester missed 19 of 1,109 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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