Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick

Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick

Republican, Pennsylvania, 1st District
Office 202-225-4276 | @repbrianfitz | Facebook

B

Grade

8

Votes for Children

35

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

4

Actions Against the Interests of Children

During the 117th Congress, Rep. Fitzpatrick has taken 8 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 2 bills and cosponsored 33 bills to help children. Rep. Fitzpatrick has taken 4 actions we believe to be against the interests of children.

This report card includes information on more than 400 bills introduced during this Congress. So far, Rep. Fitzpatrick has taken the following action during this Congress:

  • voted against H.R.1 the For the People Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1025 the Kids’ Access to Primary Care Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1247 the Safe Home Act of 2021.

  • voted against H.R.1280 the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021.

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.1390 the CHIPPER Act.


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

  • voted for 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.1688 the Native American Child Protection Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1738 the Stabilize Medicaid and CHIP Coverage Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1865 the Jenna Quinn Law.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1959 the Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2011 the WIC Act of 2021.

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.2054 the No Surprise Bills for New Moms Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3031 the Adoption Tax Credit Refundability Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3089 the Accelerating Kids’ Access to Care Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3198 the Yes In My Backyard Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3321 the Credit for Caring Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3342 the Youth Workforce Readiness Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3345 the Helping MOMS Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3352 the Midwives for MOMS Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3511 the Preventing Lead Poisoning Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3572 the Increasing Access to Mental Health in Schools Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3636 the CHILD Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4052 the National Adoption and Foster Care Home Study Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.4174 the Expand American Educational Opportunity Act of 2021.


  • co-sponsored H.R.4217 the TRIUMPH for New Moms Act of 2021.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.447 the National Apprenticeship Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.482 the Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2021.

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

  • voted against H.R.51 the Washington, D.C. Admission Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.580 the PATH Act.

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

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.795 the Coronavirus Assistance for American Families Act.

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

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.826 the Divided Families Reunification Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.909 the Moms Matter Act.

  • 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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