Congressional Member Profiles

Sen. Amy Klobuchar

Sen. Amy Klobuchar

Democrat, Minnesota
Office 202-224-3244 | @SenAmyKlobuchar | Facebook

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Grade

1

Vote for Children

40

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

0

Actions Against the Interests of Children

During the 117th Congress, Sen. Klobuchar has taken 1 vote that would help the children in her state. She has introduced 5 bills and cosponsored 35 bills to help children. Sen. Klobuchar 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, Sen. Klobuchar has taken the following action during this Congress:

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

  • co-sponsored S.1 the For the People Act of 2021.


  • co-sponsored S.1156 the Adoption Tax Credit Refundability Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.1170 the Summer Meals Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.1195 the Healthy Families Act.

  • co-sponsored S.1270 the Access to Healthy Food for Young Children Act of 2021.


  • co-sponsored S.1338 the Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act.

  • co-sponsored S.1360 the Child Care for Working Families Act.

  • co-sponsored S.1381 the Every Child Connected Act.

  • co-sponsored S.1598 the Carried Interest Fairness Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.1652 the Paying a Fair Share Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.1819 the Extreme Risk Protection Order Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.1825 the Safe Gun Storage Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.1848 the John Lewis Every Child Deserves a Family Act.


  • co-sponsored S.2028 the Millionaires Surtax Act.

  • co-sponsored S.2090 the Disarm Hate Act.

  • co-sponsored S.2093 the For the People Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.2186 the Patsy T. Mink and Louise M. Slaughter Gender Equity in Education Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.222 the American Opportunity Accounts Act.

  • co-sponsored S.2224 the STEM Opportunities Act.

  • co-sponsored S.248 the FAMILY Act.

  • co-sponsored S.261 the All Dependents Count Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.271 the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit Enhancement Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.281 the Gun Violence Prevention Research Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.346 the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.347 the Data to Save Moms Act.

  • co-sponsored S.348 the U.S. Citizenship Act.


  • co-sponsored S.404 the Coronavirus Housing Counseling Improvement Act.

  • co-sponsored S.411 the MOM­MA’s Act.

  • co-sponsored S.51 the Washington, D.C. Admission Act.

  • co-sponsored S.529 the Background Check Expansion Act.

  • co-sponsored S.53 the Raise the Wage Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.591 the Background Check Completion Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored S.72 the Keep Our PACT Act.

  • co-sponsored S.736 the Assault Weapons Ban of 2021.


  • co-sponsored S.96 the Reopen and Rebuild America’s Schools 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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