Georgia Congressional delegation:

Rep. Sanford Bishop and health care reform

Representative Sanford Bishop
Representative Sanford Bishop

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

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.
City Hall Annex
Suite 302
682 Cherry Street
Macon, GA 31201
Phone: 478-803-2631
Fax: 478-803-2637

Share how Rep. Bishop votes:

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.

See how Rep. Sanford Bishop votes on Medicare legislation.

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


  • JD, Emory College
  • BA, Morehouse College

Professional Experience:

  • Attorney

Organizational Memberships:

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

Political Experience:

  • Georgia Senate
  • Georgia House of Representatives


  • 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)