Democrat Senator, 1st Class Ben Cardin propose new bill S.359 in the Senate

New bill introduced: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income certain Federally-subsidized loan repayments for dental school faculty.

Democratic Senator Ben Cardin from the state of MD, along with just one cosponsor, introduced bill S.359 on Feb 06, 2019.
There are currently no amendments. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

Ben Cardin Short bio

Ben Cardin has held a number of positions, including United States senator, United States representative and Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates.

Ben Cardin’s History in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MD from Jan 2019 to Jan 2021 in the Senate 116th congress. He voted along party lines 82.35 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0% of the votes, sponsored 6 bills, cosponsored 32 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MD from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 95.12 percent of the time. He served on the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, the Committee on Environment and Public Works, the Committee on Finance, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0.83% of the votes, sponsored 87 bills, cosponsored 373 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MD from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. He voted along party lines 95.82 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Environment and Public Works, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Committee on Finance, the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship and the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0% of the votes, sponsored 80 bills, cosponsored 225 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MD from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the Senate 113th congress. He voted along party lines 99.24 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Finance, the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Environment and Public Works. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0.46% of the votes, sponsored 59 bills, cosponsored 299 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MD from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the Senate 112th congress. He voted along party lines 96.5 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0.21% of the votes, sponsored 60 bills, cosponsored 316 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MD from Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 in the Senate 111th congress. He voted along party lines 97.34 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, the Committee on the Budget, the Committee on Environment and Public Works, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on the Judiciary. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0% of the votes, sponsored 50 bills, cosponsored 344 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MD from Jan 2007 to Jan 2009 in the Senate 110th congress. He voted along party lines 96.78 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget, the Committee on Environment and Public Works, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Committee on the Judiciary and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0.76% of the votes, sponsored 36 bills, cosponsored 368 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 2005 to Jan 2007 in the House 109th congress. He voted along party lines 95.8 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 3.95% of the votes, sponsored 16 bills, cosponsored 283 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 2003 to Jan 2005 in the House 108th congress. He voted along party lines 94.95 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 2.78% of the votes, sponsored 16 bills, cosponsored 198 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 2001 to Jan 2003 in the House 107th congress. He voted along party lines 93.1 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 1% of the votes, sponsored 16 bills, cosponsored 209 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 1999 to Jan 2001 in the House 106th congress. He voted along party lines 93.99 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 1.4% of the votes, sponsored 14 bills, cosponsored 219 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 1997 to Jan 1999 in the House 105th congress. He voted along party lines 86.59 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 2.61% of the votes, sponsored 11 bills, cosponsored 162 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 1995 to Jan 1997 in the House 104th congress. He voted along party lines 84.57 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 1.79% of the votes, sponsored 14 bills, cosponsored 121 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 1993 to Jan 1995 in the House 103rd congress. He voted along party lines 89.13 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 2.41% of the votes, sponsored 14 bills, cosponsored 192 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 1991 to Jan 1993 in the House 102nd congress. He voted along party lines 88.33 percent of the time. During this period Ben Cardin missed 1.61% of the votes.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 1989 to Jan 1991 in the House 101st congress. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0% of the votes.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 3) from Jan 1987 to Jan 1989 in the House 100th congress. During this period Ben Cardin missed 0% of the votes.
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Sen. Ben Cardin (D)