Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. John Sarbanes

Rep. John Sarbanes

Democrat, Maryland, 3rd District
202-225-4016 @RepSarbanes Facebook


Votes for Children


Bill Introduced


Bills Cosponsored


Actions Against the Interests of Children

Rep. Sarbanes represents a district with a child poverty rate of 9 percent. 4.7 percent of children in this district are in extreme poverty, 13.8 percent are food insecure, and 3.5 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Rep. Sarbanes has taken 9 votes that would help the children in his district. He has introduced 1 bill and cosponsored 23 bills to help children. Rep. Sarbanes 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. Sarbanes 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.2818 the Summer Meals Act of 2019.

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