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Rep. Veronica Escobar (D-TX 16th District)

1st term Democrat from Texas 16th District.

Bio

Residence: El Paso

Marital Status: Married (Michael Pleters)

Prev. Occupation: Mayoral Aide, College Instructor

Prev. Political Exp.: El Paso County Commissioner, 2007-2010

Education: BA University of Texas - El Paso, 1991; MA New York University, 1993

Birthdate: 09/15/1969

Religion: Catholic


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Veronica Escobar.

Website: escobar.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

1505 Longworth House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-4316
Phone: (202) 225-4831
Fax: (202) 225-2016

El Paso Office: (more district offices)

221 N Kansas Street, Suite 1500
El Paso, Texas 79901
Phone: (915) 541-1400



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Eduardo Lerma
  • Scheduler: Jessica Andino
  • Legis. Dir.: Jacqueline Sanchez
  • Comm. Dir.: Elizabeth Lopez-Sandoval
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Benjamin Harrison
  • Health LA: Benjamin Harrison
  • Judiciary LA: Jacqueline Sanchez
  • Budget LA: Jacqueline Sanchez
  • Civil Rights LA: Jacqueline Sanchez
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Benjamin Harrison
  • Science/Technology LA: Alex Sabater
  • Women's Issues LA: Alex Sabater

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Veronica Escobar 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 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 = 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. Veronica Escobar's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Veronica Escobar 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. Veronica Escobar
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Veronica Escobar
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.