Congressional Member Profiles

Sen. Jack Reed

Sen. Jack Reed

Democrat, Rhode Island
Office 202-224-4642 | @SenJackReed | Facebook

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Grade

1

Vote for Children

29

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

0

Actions Against the Interests of Children

Sen. Reed represents a state with a child poverty rate of 18 percent. 8.2 percent of children in this state are in extreme poverty, 17.3 percent are food insecure, and 2.2 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Sen. Reed has taken 1 vote that would help the children in his state. He has introduced 1 bill and cosponsored 28 bills to help children. Sen. Reed has taken 0 actions in support of legislation we believe to be against the interests of children.

This report card includes information on more than 500 bills introduced during this Congress. So far, Sen. Reed has taken the following action during this Congress:

  • voted for H.R.3401 the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.1048 the Preventing Opportunities for Teen E-Cigarette and Tobacco Addiction.

  • co-sponsored S.1138 the bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the earned income and child tax credits, and for other purposes..

  • co-sponsored S.1172 the Keep Our Promise to America’s Children and Teachers Act.

  • co-sponsored S.1258 the Tobacco to 21 Act.

  • co-sponsored S.1261 the Choose Medicare Act.

  • co-sponsored S.150 the Raise the Wage Act.

  • co-sponsored S.1779 the Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act.

  • co-sponsored S.1795 the Keeping Gun Dealers Honest Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.1831 the 3D Printed Gun Safety Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.1908 the Summer Meals Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.1935 the Family Coverage Act.

  • co-sponsored S.2007 the Ensuring Equal Access to Shelter Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.2113 the Stop Cruelty to Migrant Children Act.

  • co-sponsored S.2256 the Coordinating Care for Children Affected by Immigration Enforcement Act.

  • co-sponsored S.2501 the Access to Healthy Food for Young Children Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.2548 the Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2019.


  • co-sponsored S.2843 the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.292 the Keep Families Together Act.

  • co-sponsored S.3065 the Safe Gun Storage Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.42 the Background Check Expansion Act.

  • co-sponsored S.463 the FAMILY Act.

  • co-sponsored S.489 the State Public Option Act.

  • co-sponsored S.568 the Child Care for Working Families Act.

  • co-sponsored S.655 the SAFE Kids Act.

  • co-sponsored S.66 the Assault Weapons Ban of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.690 the American Family Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.7 the Extreme Risk Protection Order and Violence Prevention Act of 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.931 the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit Enhancement Act of 2019.

  • For more information on the methodology of this report card visit this page.

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