Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Marcy Kaptur

Rep. Marcy Kaptur

Democrat, Ohio, 9th District


Votes for Children


Bills Introduced


Bills Cosponsored


Actions Against the Interests of Children

Rep. Kaptur represents a district with a child poverty rate of 29.4 percent. 13.7 percent of children in this district are in extreme poverty, 24.1 percent are food insecure, and 4.4 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Rep. Kaptur has taken 9 votes that would help the children in her district. She has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 23 bills to help children. Rep. Kaptur 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, Rep. Kaptur has taken the following action on bills endorsed by CDF during this Congress:

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.6 the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.8 the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1296 the Assault Weapons Ban of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2702 the Family First Transition and Support Act of 2019.

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