Congressional Member Profiles

Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman

Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman

Democrat, New Jersey, 12th District
202-225-5801 @RepBonnie Facebook

9

Votes for Children

7

Bills Introduced

61

Bills Cosponsored

0

Actions Against the Interests of Children

Rep. Watson Coleman represents a district with a child poverty rate of 10.9 percent. 4.7 percent of children in this district are in extreme poverty, 11.3 percent are food insecure, and 3 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Rep. Watson Coleman has taken 9 votes that would help the children in her district. She has introduced 7 bills and cosponsored 61 bills to help children. Rep. Watson Coleman 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. Watson Coleman 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.1011 the Protecting Sensitive Locations Act.

  • 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.3157 the Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2019.

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