S.1755 introduced in Senate by Bob P. Casey, Jr. (D)

New bill introduced: A bill to ensure that older adults and individuals with disabilities are prepared for disasters, and for other purposes.

Democratic Senator Bob P. Casey, Jr. from the state of PA, along with eight cosponsors, introduced bill S.1755 on Jun 10, 2019.

There are currently no amendments. The bill’s cosponsors comes from both parties with 1 Republicans and 7 Democrats supporting it. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

Bob P. Casey, Jr. Short bio

Bob P. Casey, Jr. was born on a 1960 in Scranton.

Bob P. Casey, Jr. has held a number of positions, including United States senator, treasurer and state treasurer.

History in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for PA from Jan 2019 to Jan 2021 in the Senate 116th congress. He voted along party lines 91.89 percent of the time. He served on the Special Committee on Aging, the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and the Committee on Finance. During this period Bob P. Casey, Jr. missed 0% of the votes, sponsored 47 bills, cosponsored 189 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for PA from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 94.15 percent of the time. He served on the Special Committee on Aging, the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Committee on Finance and the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. During this period Bob P. Casey, Jr. missed 0.17% of the votes, sponsored 82 bills, cosponsored 389 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for PA from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. He voted along party lines 91.75 percent of the time. He served on the Joint Economic Committee, the Special Committee on Aging, the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Committee on Finance and the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. During this period Bob P. Casey, Jr. missed 1% of the votes, sponsored 73 bills, cosponsored 228 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for PA from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the Senate 113th congress. He voted along party lines 97.65 percent of the time. He served on the Joint Economic Committee, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry and the Special Committee on Aging. During this period Bob P. Casey, Jr. missed 3.04% of the votes, sponsored 67 bills, cosponsored 248 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for PA from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the Senate 112th congress. He voted along party lines 93.74 percent of the time. He served on the Joint Economic Committee, the Special Committee on Aging, the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. During this period Bob P. Casey, Jr. missed 1.44% of the votes, sponsored 232 bills, cosponsored 282 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for PA from Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 in the Senate 111th congress. He voted along party lines 96.15 percent of the time. He served on the Special Committee on Aging, the Joint Economic Committee, the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. During this period Bob P. Casey, Jr. missed 0.15% of the votes, sponsored 112 bills, cosponsored 441 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for PA from Jan 2007 to Jan 2009 in the Senate 110th congress. He voted along party lines 94.37 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Special Committee on Aging and the Joint Economic Committee. During this period Bob P. Casey, Jr. missed 0% of the votes, sponsored 43 bills, cosponsored 391 bills.
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Sen. Bob P. Casey, Jr. (D)

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