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Sen. Doug Jones

Sen. Doug Jones

Democrat, Alabama
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Office Phone: 202-225-6316
Committees:
Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

DISTRICT SNAPSHOT
Among children in this district:
24.60% of children are in poverty
28.30% of children under 6 are in poverty
10.10% of children are in extreme poverty
16.50% are food insecure
3.10% lack health insurance

Sources: 2017 Annual Community Survey, US Dept. of Agriculture

Jones on Child Poverty

We couldn’t find any action this member has taken on Poverty. To learn more visit www.jones.senate.gov or call this member’s office at 202-225-6316.

Jones on Child Health

  • voted for H.R.195, the HEALTHY KIDS Act, which extended funding for the federal government by three weeks and extended CHIP for six years.

  • voted for H.R.1892, the Bipartisan Budget Act, which extended CHIP for four additional years, funded a home visiting program for new mothers, funded community health centers, and modified funding and eligibilty requirements for foster care prevention services.

  • Jones on Child Welfare

    We couldn’t find any action this member has taken on Child Welfare. To learn more visit www.jones.senate.gov or call this member’s office at 202-225-6316.

    Jones on Youth Justice

  • voted for H.R.6964, the Juvenile Justice Reform Act, which reauthorized the JJDPA and provided for incentive grants for local delinquency prevention programs. This bill passed unanimously through Congress.

  • Jones on Gun Violence Prevention

    We couldn’t find any action this member has taken on Guns. To learn more visit www.jones.senate.gov or call this member’s office at 202-225-6316.

    Jones on Housing

    We couldn’t find any action this member has taken on Housing. To learn more visit www.jones.senate.gov or call this member’s office at 202-225-6316.

    Jones on Nutrition

  • voted for H.R.2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act, which would cut SNAP benefits by $20 billion over ten years through more stringent work requirements and elimination of other programs; the bill would also create additional barriers to receiving SNAP benefits.

  • Jones on Early Childhood Development

    We couldn’t find any action this member has taken on Early Childhood. To learn more visit www.jones.senate.gov or call this member’s office at 202-225-6316.

    Jones on Education

    We couldn’t find any action this member has taken on PreK-12. To learn more visit www.jones.senate.gov or call this member’s office at 202-225-6316.
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