Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Kaiali?i Kahele

Rep. Kaiali?i Kahele

Democrat, Hawaii, 2nd District
Office 202-225-4906 | @RepKahele | Facebook

B

Grade

12

Votes for Children

31

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

0

Actions Against the Interests of Children

During the 117th Congress, Rep. Kahele has taken 12 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 31 bills to help children. Rep. Kahele has taken 0 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. Kahele 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.1177 the U.S. Citizenship Act.

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.1308 the New Deal for New Americans Act of 2021.

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

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.1446 the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1459 the Ultra-Millionaire Tax Act of 2021.

  • 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.1783 the Accessible, Affordable Internet for All Act.

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.2283 the Teaching Asian Pacific American History Act.

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

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.2886 the Universal Child Care and Early Learning Act.

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.3246 the Connecting Youth to Jobs Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.328 the Wall Street Tax Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3617 the MORE Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3772 the Housing Is a Human Right Act of 2021.

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

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

  • voted for and co-sponsored 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.5 the Equality 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.

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

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.616 the Emergency Water is a Human Right Act.

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

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

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

  • co-sponsored H.R.928 the American Family 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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