Congressional Member Profiles

Sen. Martin Heinrich

Sen. Martin Heinrich

Democrat, New Mexico


Vote for Children


Bills Introduced


Bills Cosponsored


Actions Against the Interests of Children

Sen. Heinrich represents a state with a child poverty rate of 26.3 percent. 13.2 percent of children in this state are in extreme poverty, 24.1 percent are food insecure, and 5.3 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Sen. Heinrich has taken 1 vote that would help the children in his state. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 11 bills to help children. Sen. Heinrich has taken 0 actions in support of legislation we believe to be against the interests of children.

CDF has endorsed several bills during this Congress. So far, Sen. Heinrich has taken the following action on bills endorsed by CDF during this Congress:

  • co-sponsored S.42 the Background Check Expansion Act.

  • co-sponsored S.690 the American Family Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.1138 the bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the earned income and child tax credits, and for other purposes..

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