New bill introduced in House titled “To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction allowed for student loan interest and to exclude from gross income discharges of income contingent or income-based student loan indebtedness.”

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction allowed for student loan interest and to exclude from gross income discharges of income contingent or income-based student loan indebtedness.

Democratic Representative Kathleen Rice from the state of NY, without any cosponsors, introduced bill H.R.1798 on Mar 14, 2019.

There are currently no amendments.

Kathleen Rice Short bio

Kathleen Rice was born on a 1965 in Manhattan.

Kathleen Rice has held a number of positions, including United States representative, district attorney and United States representative.

Kathleen Rice Roles in Congress

  • Served as Representative for NY (district 4) from Jan 2019 to Jan 2021 in the House 116th congress. She voted along party lines 96 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Homeland Security and the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. During this period Kathleen Rice missed 0% of the votes, sponsored 5 bills, cosponsored 130 bills.
  • Served as Representative for NY (district 4) from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the House 115th congress. She voted along party lines 92.66 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Homeland Security and the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. During this period Kathleen Rice missed 5.61% of the votes, sponsored 23 bills, cosponsored 424 bills.
  • Served as Representative for NY (district 4) from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the House 114th congress. She voted along party lines 92.64 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Homeland Security and the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. During this period Kathleen Rice missed 4.68% of the votes, sponsored 13 bills, cosponsored 303 bills.
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Rep. Kathleen Rice (D)

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