New bill introduced in Senate titled “A bill to require a report on imprisonment of political prisoners in China.”

A bill to require a report on imprisonment of political prisoners in China.

Republican Senator Ted Cruz from the state of TX, without any cosponsors, introduced bill S.2985 on Jun 04, 2018.

There are currently no amendments.

Ted Cruz Information

Ted Cruz was born on a 1970 in Calgary.

Ted Cruz has held a number of positions, including United States senator, director and Solicitor General. He was educated at the Princeton University.

History in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for TX from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 95.75 percent of the time. He served on the Joint Economic Committee, the Committee on Armed Services, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on the Judiciary and the Committee on Rules and Administration. During this period Ted Cruz missed 3.85% of the votes, sponsored 47 bills , cosponsored 180 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for TX from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. He voted along party lines 79.71 percent of the time. He served on the Joint Economic Committee, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on Rules and Administration, the Committee on the Judiciary and the Committee on Armed Services. During this period Ted Cruz missed 32.27% of the votes, sponsored 40 bills , cosponsored 146 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for TX from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the Senate 113th congress. He voted along party lines 87.6 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Rules and Administration, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on the Judiciary, the Committee on Armed Services and the Special Committee on Aging. During this period Ted Cruz missed 6.7% of the votes, sponsored 32 bills , cosponsored 139 bills.
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Sen. Ted Cruz (R)