Votes for Children
Action Against the Interests of Children
Rep. Lawson represents a district with a child poverty rate of 31.3 percent. 13.5 percent of children in this district are in extreme poverty, 26 percent are food insecure, and 6.7 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Rep. Lawson has taken 8 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 1 bill and cosponsored 35 bills to help children. Rep. Lawson has taken 1 action in support of legislation we believe to be against the interests of children.
CDF has endorsed several bills during this Congress. So far, Rep. Lawson has taken the following action on bills endorsed by CDF during this Congress: