Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Clay Higgins

Rep. Clay Higgins

Republican, Louisiana, 3rd District
Office 202-225-2031 | @RepClayHiggins | Facebook

D

Grade

1

Vote for Children

0

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

10

Actions Against the Interests of Children

Rep. Higgins represents a district with a child poverty rate of 23.8 percent. 12 percent of children in this district are in extreme poverty, 22.2 percent are food insecure, and 2.8 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Rep. Higgins has taken 1 vote that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 0 bills to help children. Rep. Higgins has taken 10 actions in support of legislation we believe to be against the interests of children.

This report card includes information on more than 500 bills introduced during this Congress. So far, Rep. Higgins has taken the following action during this Congress:

  • voted against H.R.1112 the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019.

  • voted against H.R.1122 the Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.155 the Hearing Protection Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2443 the Firearms Interstate Commerce Reform Act.

  • voted for H.R.2940 the bill to extend the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families and related programs through September 30, 2019..

  • voted against H.R.3401 the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.38 the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019.

  • voted against H.R.5 the Equality Act.

  • voted against H.R.582 the Raise the Wage Act.

  • voted against H.R.6 the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019.

  • voted against H.R.8 the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019.

  • did not vote on H.R.95 the Homeless Veteran Families Act.

  • For more information on the methodology of this report card visit this page.

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