H.R.677 introduced in House by Mark Pocan (D)

To amend gendered terms in Federal law relating to the President and the President’s spouse.

Democratic Representative Mark Pocan from the state of WI, along with forty-one cosponsors, introduced bill H.R.677 on Jan 17, 2019. The bill is mainly related to these subjects Right of privacy, Sex, gender, sexual orientation discrimination, Crime and law enforcement, Presidents and presidential powers, Vice Presidents, Crime and Law Enforcement and Government Operations and Politics.

There are currently no amendments. The bill’s cosponsors comes from both parties with 1 Republicans and 40 Democrats supporting it. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

Mark Pocan Information

Mark Pocan was born on a 1964 in Kenosha.

Mark Pocan has held a number of positions, including United States representative, and member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.

History in Congress

  • Served as Representative for WI (district 2) from Jan 2019 to Jan 2021 in the House 116th congress. He voted along party lines 98.65 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Appropriations and the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress. During this period Mark Pocan missed 3.06% of the votes, sponsored 15 bills, cosponsored 374 bills.
  • Served as Representative for WI (district 2) from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the House 115th congress. He voted along party lines 94.02 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Appropriations. During this period Mark Pocan missed 11.3% of the votes, sponsored 19 bills, cosponsored 768 bills.
  • Served as Representative for WI (district 2) from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the House 114th congress. He voted along party lines 96.82 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget and the Committee on Education and Labor. During this period Mark Pocan missed 2.34% of the votes, sponsored 20 bills, cosponsored 562 bills.
  • Served as Representative for WI (district 2) from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the House 113th congress. He voted along party lines 94.27 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Education and Labor, the Committee on the Budget and the Committee on Oversight and Reform. During this period Mark Pocan missed 0.58% of the votes, sponsored 14 bills, cosponsored 527 bills.
Picture of Rep. Mark Pocan (D)
Rep. Mark Pocan (D)

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