Georgia Congressional delegation:

Rep. Sanford Bishop and health care reform

Representative Sanford Bishop
(202)225-3631
Representative Sanford Bishop

Rep. Sanford D. Bishop , Jr.
House of Representatives
2429 Rayburn House Office Building
GA

Local Offices

Rep. Sanford D. Bishop , Jr.
Suite 201
18 Ninth Street
Columbus, GA 31901
Phone: 706-320-9477
Fax: 706-320-9479

Rep. Sanford D. Bishop , Jr.
Albany Towers
Suite 114
235 Roosevelt Avenue
Albany, GA 31701-2640
Phone: 229-439-8067
Fax: 229-436-2099

Rep. Sanford D. Bishop , Jr.
Suite 302
682 Cherry Street
Macon, GA 31201
Phone: 478-621-4552

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Rep. Sanford Bishop: key health care votes

5/16/2013 6:26 PM H.R.45: 37th Vote to Repeal Obamacare

Status: House passed 229-195, 9 not voting

On Passage: H R 45 To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 [more]

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Rep. Bishop voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

5/3/2011 6:22 PM H.R.1213: Repealing Funding for State Health Benefit Exchanges

Status: House passed 238-183, 11 not voting

To repeal mandatory funding provided to states in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish American Health Benefit Exchanges. [more]

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Rep. Bishop voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

1/19/2011 5:53 PM H.R.2: Repealing the Health Care Bill

Status: House passed 245-189, 1 not voting

1/19/2011--Passed House amended. Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act - Repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, effective as of its enactment. Restores provisions of law amended by such Act. Repeals the health care provisions of the Health Care and Education and Reconciliation Act of 2010, effective as of the Act's enactment. Restores provisions of law amended by the Act's health care provisions. [more]

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Rep. Bishop voted No, which we score as a pro-consumer vote.

See how Rep. Sanford Bishop votes on Medicare legislation.



Sanford D. Jr.Bishop: have worked with members of our subcommittee to ensure we had $69 million increase in this bill to increase v.a. health care research funding above the president's request. i think we have

About Rep. Sanford Bishop

Current Office: Representative from Georgia
Name: Sanford D. Bishop , Jr.
Date Elected: 11/3/1992
District: GA_02
Party: Democrat

Background Information:

Gender: Male
Birth Date: 2/4/1947
Birth Place: Mobile, AL
Religion: Baptist
Spouse: Wife, Vivian
Children: 1
Grand Children: 1

Education:

  • JD, Emory College
  • BA, Morehouse College

Professional Experience:

  • Attorney

Organizational Memberships:

  • Chattahoochee Council
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • 32nd Degree Mason
  • Shriner
  • NAACP

Political Experience:

  • Georgia Senate
  • Georgia House of Representatives

Committees:

  • Committee on Appropriations
  • Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
  • Subcommittee on Legislative Branch
  • Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies (Ranking Member)