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Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT)

8th term Democrat from Vermont.

Bio

Residence: Middlesex

Marital Status: Married (Marcelle)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: Chittendon Co. State's Attorney, 1966-75; US Senate, 1975-present

Education: BA St. Michael's College, 1961; JD Georgetown University, 1964

Birthdate: 03/31/1940

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 61%

Major Opponent: Scott Milne


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Patrick Leahy.

Website: leahy.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

437 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-4242


Burlington Office: (more district offices)

199 Main Street, 4th Floor
Burlington, Vermont 05401
Phone: (802) 863-2525



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: John Dowd
  • Scheduler: Kevin McDonald
  • Legis. Dir.: Erica Chabot
  • Health LA: Kathryn Toomajian
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Kathryn Toomajian
  • Comm. Dir.: David Carle
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Kathryn Toomajian
  • Budget LA: Kelsey Kobelt
  • Judiciary LA: David Pendle
  • Civil Rights LA: David Pendle
  • Science/Technology LA: Various
  • Women's Issues LA: Kathryn Toomajian

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Patrick Leahy voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
R Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act 02/25/2019 Nay Voted Against
R The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/17/2019 Nay Voted Against
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Nay Voted Against
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Nay Voted Against
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Nay Voted Against
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Nay Voted Against
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Nay Voted Against
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Yea Voted Against
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Nay Voted Against
A Murray Amendment to provide $1 billion to abortion providers including Planned Parenthood 12/03/2015 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 Sen. Patrick Leahy's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Patrick Leahy a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. Patrick Leahy
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.