Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Juan Vargas

Rep. Juan Vargas

Democrat, California, 51st District
Office 202-225-8045 | @RepJuanVargas | Facebook

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Grade

13

Votes for Children

51

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

0

Actions Against the Interests of Children

During the 117th Congress, Rep. Vargas has taken 13 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 51 bills to help children. Rep. Vargas has taken 0 actions we believe to be against the interests of children.

This report card includes information on more than 550 bills introduced during this Congress. So far, Rep. Vargas has taken the following action during this Congress:

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.1 the For the People Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.5 the Equality Act.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.6 the American Dream and Promise Act of 2021.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.8 the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.40 the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African Americans Act.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.51 the Washington, D.C. Admission Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.55 the Emmett Till Antilynching Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.259 the End Diaper Need Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.447 the National Apprenticeship Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.485 the Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.549 the STOP Bullying Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.573 the Family Poverty is Not Child Neglect Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.574 the Earned Income and Child Tax Credits Outreach Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.586 the STANDUP Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.603 the Raise the Wage Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.604 the Reopen and Rebuild AmericaÍs Schools Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.748 the Ethan’s Law.

  • co-sponsored H.R.764 the Keep Our PACT Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.804 the FAMILY Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.825 the Gun Violence Prevention Research Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.826 the Divided Families Reunification Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.928 the American Family Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1177 the U.S. Citizenship Act.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.1280 the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.1319 the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.1446 the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1454 the Ghost Guns Are Guns Act.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.1603 the Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2021.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.1620 the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1752 the COOL OFF Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1753 the Improving Access to Nutrition Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1808 the Assault Weapons Ban of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1919 the EATS Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2028 the Fostering Postsecondary Success for Foster and Homeless Youth Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2465 the Healthy Families Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2513 the Lead Abatement for Families Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2715 the JaimeÍs Law.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2730 the College for All Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2766 the Families Belong Together Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2817 the Child Care for Working Families Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2920 the American Families United Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3115 the Universal School Meals Program Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3149 the HEAL for Immigrant Families Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3216 the To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create parity for unmarried individuals and heads of household with respect to the temporary 2021 income phaseouts in the child tax credit..

  • co-sponsored H.R.3493 the Family Reunification Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3519 the Stop Child Hunger Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3549 the Comprehensive Mental Health in Schools Pilot Program Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3929 the Disarm Hate Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4077 the Closing the Meal Gap Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4402 the Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4442 the Green New Deal for Public Schools Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4791 the Protecting Renters from Evictions Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4815 the Higher Education Dream Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4826 the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.5255 the To amend section 7014 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to advance toward full Federal funding for impact aid, and for other purposes..

  • voted for H.R.5305 the Extending Government Funding and Delivering Emergency Assistance Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.5307 the Keeping Renters Safe Act of 2021.

  • As with any scorecard, this tool is inherently limited. Some members may score differently than they might expect because a committee assignment requires they work primarily on issues outside the scope of CDF’s portfolio. Additionally, because the important work done by leadership in Congress is not entirely captured by our model, Members of Congress in leadership roles tend to appear near the middle of our range of grades. There are some data limitations as well. A truly comprehensive measure of action taken on behalf of children would likely include things like floor statements, committee votes, votes on amendments, public leadership, and much more. An expansion of this Report Card to include those additional data may be possible in the future.

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