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    This page contains bill sponsorships in the Senate and House. Bill sponsorships indicate the topics that legislators are most interested in, and spend the most time on.

2009-S486 on Mar 4, 2009

Bill Sponsorship: Access for All America Act
Source: S.486&HR1296
    A bill to achieve access to comprehensive primary health care services for all Americans and to reform the organization of primary care delivery through an expansion of the Community Health Center and National Health Service Corps programs. Amends the Public Health Service Act to:
  1. increase and extend the authorization of appropriations for community health centers and for the National Health Service Corps scholarship and loan repayment program for FY2010-FY2015, and provide for increased funding for such programs in FY2016 and each subsequent fiscal year; and
  2. revise and expand provisions allowing a community health center to provide services at different locations, adjust its operating plan and budget, enter into arrangements with other centers to purchase supplies and services at reduced cost, and correct material failures in grant compliance.

    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 5. Question 5: Expand ObamaCare Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Health Care
  • Headline: Expand the National Health Service Corps (Score: 2)
  • Headline 2: Sponsored bill expanding the National Health Service Corps (Score: 2)

  • Key for participation codes:
  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
  • Resolutions: i=introduced; w=wrote; a=adopted
  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 2009-S486

Neil Abercrombie s1sHawaii Democrat (Resigned 2010) 
Michael Arcuri s1sNew York Democrat (until 2010) 
Joe Baca s1sCalifornia Democratic Challenger 
Xavier Becerra s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Mark Begich s1sAK Democratic Jr Senator 
Howard Berman s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Jeff Bingaman s1sNM Democratic Sr Senator (Retiring) 
Sanford Bishop s1sGeorgia Democrat 
Timothy Bishop s1sNew York Democrat 
Earl Blumenauer s1sOregon Democrat 
Leonard Boswell s1sIowa Democrat 
Rick Boucher s1sVirginia Democrat (until 2010) 
Barbara Boxer s1sCA Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2016) 
Robert Brady s1sPennsylvania Democrat 
Corrine Brown s1sFlorida Democrat 
Sherrod Brown s1sOH Democratic Sr Senator 
Roland Burris s1sIL Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2010) 
G.K. Butterfield s1sNorth Carolina Democrat 
Michael Capuano s1sMA Former Democratic Primary Senate Challenger (2009) 
Benjamin Cardin s1sMaryland Democrat 
Dennis Cardoza s1sCalifornia Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Chris Carney s1sPennsylvania Democrat (Retired 2010) 
Andre Carson s1sIndiana Democrat 
Bob Casey s1sPA Democratic Sr Senator; previously state treasurer 
Kathy Castor s1sFlorida Democrat 
Yvette Clarke s1sNew York Democrat 
William Lacy Clay s1sMissouri Democrat 
Emmanuel Cleaver s1sMissouri Democrat 
James Clyburn s2pSouth Carolina Democrat 
Steve Cohen s1sTennessee Democrat 
John Conyers s1sMichigan Democrat 
Jim Cooper s1sTennessee Democrat 
Jim Costa s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Henry Cuellar s1sTexas Democrat 
Elijah Cummings s1sMaryland Democrat 
Artur Davis s1sAlabama Former Democrat (until 2010) 
Danny Davis s1sIllinois Democrat 
Lincoln Davis s1sTennessee Democrat (until 2010) 
Susan Davis s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Peter Defazio s1sOregon Democrat 
Diana DeGette s1sColorado Democrat 
Bill Delahunt s1sMassachusetts Democrat (until 2010) 
Chris Dodd s1sCT Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2010) 
Lloyd Doggett s1sTexas Democrat 
Richard Durbin s1sIL Democratic Sr Senator 
Donna Edwards s1sMaryland Democrat (retiring 2016) 
Keith Ellison s1sMinnesota Democrat 
Anna Eshoo s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Bob Etheridge s1sNorth Carolina Democrat (Unseated 2010) 
Sam Farr s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Chaka Fattah s1sPennsylvania Democrat 
Bob Filner s1sCalifornia Democrat (Mayoral run 2011) 
Barney Frank s1sMassachusetts Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Marcia Fudge s1sOhio Democrat 
Charles Gonzalez s1sTexas Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Al Green s1sTexas Democrat 
Raul Grijalva s1sArizona Democrat 
Luis Gutierrez s1sIllinois Democrat 
Phil Hare s1sIllinois Democrat (until 2010) 
Tom Harkin s1sIA Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Alcee Hastings s1sFlorida Democrat 
Martin Heinrich s1sNew Mexico Democrat (Senate run 2012) 
Brian Higgins s1sNew York Democrat 
Maurice Hinchey s1sNew York Dem/Working-Fam.(Retired 2012) 
Ruben Hinojosa s1sTexas Democrat 
Mazie Hirono s1sHawaii Democrat (Senate run 2012) 
Paul Hodes s1sNew Hampshire Democrat (until 2010) 
Rush Holt s1sNew Jersey Democrat (retiring 2014) 
Daniel Inouye s1sHI Democratic Sr Senator 
Jay Inslee s1sWA Democratic Governor 
Jesse Louis Jackson s1sIllinois Democrat (Resigned 2013) 
Sheila Jackson Lee s1sTexas Democrat 
Eddie Bernice Johnson s1sTexas Democrat 
Hank Johnson s1sGeorgia Democrat 
Tim Johnson s1sSD Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Ted Kennedy s1sMA Democratic Senator (until 2009) 
John Kerry s1sMA Democratic Sr Senator 
Carolyn Kilpatrick s1sMichigan Democrat (until 2010) 
John Larson s1sConnecticut Democrat 
Frank Lautenberg s1sNJ Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Patrick Leahy s1sVT Democratic Sr Senator 
Barbara Lee s1sCalifornia Democrat 
John Lewis s1sGeorgia Democrat 
Ben Ray Lujan s1sNew Mexico Democrat 
Carolyn Maloney s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal 
Ed Markey s1sMA Democratic Challenger 
Eric Massa s1sNew York Democrat (until 2010) 
Betty McCollum s1sMinnesota Democrat 
Gregory Meeks s1sNew York Dem./Working-Families 
Robert Menendez s1sNew Jersey Democrat 
Jeff Merkley s1sOR Democratic Jr Senator 
Barbara Mikulski s1sMD Democratic Sr Senator (Retiring 2016) 
Brad Miller s1sNorth Carolina Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
George Miller s1sCalifornia Democrat (retiring 2014) 
Dennis Moore s1sKansas Democrat (until 2010) 
Gwen Moore s1sWisconsin Democrat 
James Moran s1sVirginia Democrat (retiring 2014) 
John Murtha s1sPennsylvania Democrat (Deceased Feb. 2010) 
Jerrold Nadler s1sNew York Dem./Lib./Working-Families 
Grace Napolitano s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Eleanor Holmes Norton s1sDistrict of Columbia Democrat 
John Olver s1sMassachusetts Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Solomon Ortiz s1sTexas Democrat (Unseated 2010) 
Bill Pascrell s1sNew Jersey Democrat 
Ed Pastor s1sArizona Democrat (retiring 2014) 
Donald Payne s1sNew Jersey Former Democrat(Deceased 2012) 
Ed Perlmutter s1sColorado Democrat 
Tom Perriello s1sVirginia Democrat (until 2010) 
Pedro Pierluisi s1sPuerto Rico Democrat 
David Eugene Price s1sNorth Carolina Democrat 
Nick Rahall s1sWest Virginia Democrat 
Charles Rangel s1sNew York Dem./Lib. (retiring 2016) 
Silvestre Reyes s1sTexas Democrat 
Laura Richardson s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Ciro Rodriguez s1sTexas Democrat (until 2010) 
Mike Ross s1sAR Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger 
Steven Rothman s1sNew Jersey Democrat 
Lucille Roybal-Allard s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Bobby Rush s1sIllinois Democrat 
John Salazar s1sColorado Democrat (Unseated 2010) 
Linda Sanchez s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Bernie Sanders s2pPOTUS Democratic Presidential candidate 
John Sarbanes s1sMaryland Democrat 
Jan Schakowsky s1sIllinois Democrat 
Charles Schumer s1sNY Democratic Sr Senator 
Allyson Schwartz s1sPA Democratic Challenger 
Bobby Scott s1sVirginia Democrat 
David Scott s1sGeorgia Democrat 
Jose Serrano s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal 
Joe Sestak s1sPA Democratic Senate Challenger 
Carol Shea-Porter s1sNew Hampshire Democrat 
Albio Sires s1sNew Jersey Democrat 
Louise Slaughter s1sNew York Democrat 
Zack Space s1sOhio Democrat (until 2010) 
John Spratt s1sSouth Carolina Democrat (until 2010) 
Debbie Stabenow s1sMI Democratic Jr Senator 
Jon Tester s1sMT Democratic Jr Senator 
Bennie Thompson s1sMississippi Democrat 
Mike Thompson s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Ed Towns s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal (Retiring) 
Nydia Velazquez s1sNew York Democrat/Working-Families 
Maxine Waters s1sCalifornia Democrat 
Diane Watson s1sCalifornia Former Democrat (until 2010) 
Mel Watt s1sNorth Carolina Democrat (appointed to FHFA) 
Anthony Weiner s1sNew York Former Democrat(Resigned 2011) 
Peter Welch s1sVermont Democrat 
Robert Wexler s1sFlorida Democrat (resigned Jan. 2010) 
Sheldon Whitehouse s1sRI Democratic Jr Senator, previously attorney general 
Charlie Wilson s1sOhio Democrat (until 2010) 
Lynn Woolsey s1sCalifornia Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
David Wu s1sOregon Democrat (Resigned 2011) 
Ron Wyden s1sOR Democratic Sr Senator 
John Yarmuth s1sKentucky Democrat 

Republicans participating in 2009-S486

Don Young s1sAlaska Republican 

Independents participating in 2009-S486

Madeleine Bordallo s1sGuam Delegate 
Donna Christensen s1sVirgin Islands Governor candidate 2014 
Kendrick Meek s1sFL 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently US Rep. 

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 153
Republicans: 1
Independents: 3

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