Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia) biography

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Rep. John Lewis (D-GA 5th District)

17th term Democrat from Georgia 5th District.

Bio

Residence: Atlanta

Marital Status: Widowed

Prev. Occupation: Civil Rights Activist

Prev. Political Exp.: Atlanta City Council, 1982-86

Education: BA American Baptist Theological Seminary, 1961; BA Fisk University, 1963

Birthdate: 02/21/1940

Birthplace: Troy, AL

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 86%

Major Opponent: Douglas Bell


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. John Lewis.

Website: johnlewis.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

300 Cannon House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-1005
Phone: (202) 225-3801
Fax: (202) 225-0351

Atlanta Office: (more district offices)

100 Peachtree Street, NW, Suite 1920
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Phone: (404) 659-0116



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Michael Collins
  • Scheduler: David Bowman
  • Comm. Dir.: Brenda Jones
  • Education LA: William Feeney
  • Telecomm LA: Andrew Aydin
  • Legis. Dir.: Jamila Thompson
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Transportation LA: William Feeney
  • Trade LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Commerce LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Labor LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Budget LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Government Affairs LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Space - NASA LA: Thomas Dorney
  • Animal Welfare LA: Thomas Dorney

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. John Lewis voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 Yea Voted For
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/06/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. John Lewis's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. John Lewis a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
 

PAC

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