Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Jim McGovern

Rep. Jim McGovern

Democrat, Massachusetts, 2nd District
202-225-6101 @RepMcGovern Facebook

9

Votes for Children

0

Bills Introduced

73

Bills Cosponsored

0

Actions Against the Interests of Children

Rep. McGovern represents a district with a child poverty rate of 9.5 percent. 4.9 percent of children in this district are in extreme poverty, 11.6 percent are food insecure, and 1.2 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Rep. McGovern has taken 9 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 73 bills to help children. Rep. McGovern 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. McGovern 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.2075 the School-Based Health Centers Reauthorization Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3222 the No Federal Funds for Public Charge Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3366 the No Shame at School Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3378 the Stop Child Summer Hunger Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3451 the Humane Enforcement and Legal Protections for Separated Children Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored H.R.3452 the Help Separated Families Act of 2019.

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