Republican Senator, 3rd Class James Lankford introduce new bill S.RES.647 in the Senate

New bill introduced: A resolution calling for the global repeal of blasphemy, heresy, and apostasy laws.

Republican Senator James Lankford from the state of OK, along with just one cosponsor, introduced bill S.RES.647 on Sep 25, 2018.

There are currently no amendments. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

James Lankford Information

James Lankford was born on a 1968 in Dallas.

James Lankford has held a number of positions, including United States representative and United States senator. He was educated at the University of Texas at Austin.

James Lankford History in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for OK from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 95.55 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Indian Affairs, the Select Committee on Intelligence, the Committee on Appropriations and the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. During this period James Lankford missed 0.37% of the votes, sponsored 28 bills , cosponsored 172 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for OK from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. He voted along party lines 87.82 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Indian Affairs, the Committee on Appropriations, the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs and the Select Committee on Intelligence. During this period James Lankford missed 0.2% of the votes, sponsored 20 bills , cosponsored 146 bills.
  • Served as Representative for OK (district 5) from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the House 113th congress. He voted along party lines 95.74 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget and the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. During this period James Lankford missed 9.31% of the votes, sponsored 10 bills , cosponsored 193 bills.
  • Served as Representative for OK (district 5) from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the House 112th congress. He voted along party lines 95 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget, the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. During this period James Lankford missed 0.44% of the votes, sponsored 11 bills , cosponsored 234 bills.
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Sen. James Lankford (R)