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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

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
  • Legis. Dir.: Jamila Thompson
  • Comm. Dir.: Brenda Jones
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Health LA: Thomas Dorney
  • Judiciary LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Budget LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Civil Rights LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Thomas Dorney
  • Science/Technology LA: Thomas Dorney
  • Women's Issues LA: Jamila Thompson

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
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
F Congressional control over District of Columbia funds (abortion, etc.) 09/14/2017 Yea Voted Against
A To block the D.C. "Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Act" (RHNDA) 09/14/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

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 Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. John Lewis
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.