Vote for Children
Actions Against the Interests of Children
Sen. Leahy represents a state with a child poverty rate of 12.1 percent. 5.8 percent of children in this state are in extreme poverty, 15.9 percent are food insecure, and 2 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Sen. Leahy has taken 1 vote that would help the children in his state. He has introduced 1 bill and cosponsored 25 bills to help children. Sen. Leahy 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, Sen. Leahy has taken the following action on bills endorsed by CDF during this Congress: