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Rep. Al Lawson Jr. (D-FL 5th District)

2nd term Democrat from Florida 5th District.

Bio

Residence: Tallahassee

Marital Status: Married (Delores)

Prev. Occupation: Insurance Company Owner

Prev. Political Exp.: US House, 2017-present; FL House, 1982-2000; FL Senate, 2000-10

Education: BS Florida A&M University, 1970; MPA Florida State University, 1973

Birthdate: 09/23/1948

Religion: Episcopal

Percentage in Last Election: 64%

Major Opponent: Glo Smith


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Al Lawson Jr..

Website: lawson.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

1406 Longworth House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-0905
Phone: (202) 225-0123
Fax: (202) 225-2256

Tallahassee Office: (more district offices)

435 N. Macomb St., Suite 3
Tallahassee, Florida 32202
Phone: (850) 558-9450
Fax: (850) 577-0633



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Tola Thompson
  • Scheduler: Vincent Evans
  • Legis. Dir.: Margaret Franklin
  • Comm. Dir.: Stephanie Lambert
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Jessika Eglin
  • Health LA: Jessika Eglin
  • Judiciary LA: Margaret Franklin
  • Budget LA: Margaret Franklin
  • Civil Rights LA: Margaret Franklin
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Jessika Eglin
  • Science/Technology LA: Jessika Eglin
  • Women's Issues LA: Jessika Eglin

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Al Lawson Jr. voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 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
(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. Al Lawson Jr.'s cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Al Lawson Jr. 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. Al Lawson Jr.
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Al Lawson Jr.
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.