Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Abigail Spanberger

Rep. Abigail Spanberger

Democrat, Virginia, 7th District
Office 202-225-2815 | @RepSpanberger | Facebook

B

Grade

12

Votes for Children

21

Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored

0

Actions Against the Interests of Children

During the 117th Congress, Rep. Spanberger has taken 12 votes that would help the children in her district. She has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 21 bills to help children. Rep. Spanberger has taken 0 actions we believe to be against the interests of children.

This report card includes information on more than 400 bills introduced during this Congress. So far, Rep. Spanberger has taken the following action during this Congress:

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.1 the For the People Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1108 the Head Start for Our Future Act.

  • voted for H.R.1280 the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.1319 the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1390 the CHIPPER Act.

  • voted for H.R.1446 the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.1603 the Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2021.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.1620 the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.1783 the Accessible, Affordable Internet for All Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.2054 the No Surprise Bills for New Moms Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.259 the End Diaper Need Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.369 the Health Care Affordability Act of 2021.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.447 the National Apprenticeship Act of 2021.

  • voted for H.R.485 the Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.5 the Equality Act.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.51 the Washington, D.C. Admission Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.518 the Strengthening Youth Apprenticeships Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.55 the Emmett Till Antilynching Act.

  • voted for H.R.6 the American Dream and Promise Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.603 the Raise the Wage Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.604 the Reopen and Rebuild America’s Schools Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.616 the Emergency Water is a Human Right Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.764 the Keep Our PACT Act.

  • voted for and co-sponsored H.R.8 the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021.

  • co-sponsored H.R.804 the FAMILY Act.

  • voted for H.R.826 the Divided Families Reunification Act.

  • co-sponsored H.R.959 the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021.

  • As with any scorecard, this tool is inherently limited. Some members may score differently than they might expect because a committee assignment requires they work primarily on issues outside the scope of CDF’s portfolio. Additionally, because the important work done by leadership in Congress is not entirely captured by our model, Members of Congress in leadership roles tend to appear near the middle of our range of grades. There are some data limitations as well. A truly comprehensive measure of action taken on behalf of children would likely include things like floor statements, committee votes, votes on amendments, public leadership, and much more. An expansion of this Report Card to include those additional data may be possible in the future.

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