Rep. Roger Williams

DETAILS: Rep. Roger Williams
(1949 - ) Texas
  • United States House of Representatives
  • House Committee on Financial Services
  • Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions
  • Subcommittee on National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy
  • TX - 25 House
    (2013- present)
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AGAINST

Abortion

"Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy by removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus before it can survive outside the uterus." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abortion

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AGAINST Republicans

"Faithful to the 'self-evident' truths enshrined in the Declaration of Independence, we assert the sanctity of human life and affirm that the unborn child has a fundamental individual right to life which cannot be infringed. We support a human life amendment to the Constitution and endorse legislation to make clear that the Fourteenth Amendment's protections apply to unborn children. " See More»

FOR Democrats

"We are committed to protecting voting rights, freedom of religion, women’s right to make their own health care decisions, and equal federal rights for LGBT couples." See More»

AGAINST

Abortion

"Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy by removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus before it can survive outside the uterus." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abortion

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AGAINST Republicans

"Faithful to the 'self-evident' truths enshrined in the Declaration of Independence, we assert the sanctity of human life and affirm that the unborn child has a fundamental individual right to life which cannot be infringed. We support a human life amendment to the Constitution and endorse legislation to make clear that the Fourteenth Amendment's protections apply to unborn children. " See More»

FOR Democrats

"We are committed to protecting voting rights, freedom of religion, women’s right to make their own health care decisions, and equal federal rights for LGBT couples." See More»

NEUTRAL

Military

  • VOTE: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: Yes
  • 07/23/2019-11:29pm
  • H.R.3304 To exempt for an additional 4-year period, from the application of the means-test presumption of abuse under chapter 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the Armed Forces and members of the National Guard who, after September 11, 2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense activity for not less than 90 days.
  • Became Public Law No: 116-53., 2 months ago
  • VOTE: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: No
  • 10/16/2019-6:44pm
  • H.J.RES.77 Opposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria.
  • Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 246., 3 weeks ago
NEUTRAL

Cannabis

  • VOTE: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: No
  • 09/25/2019-9:42pm
  • H.R.1595 To create protections for depository institutions that provide financial services to cannabis-related legitimate businesses and service providers for such businesses, and for other purposes.
  • Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs., 1 month ago
NEWS:
  • VOTE: On Passage: No
  • 07/25/2019-9:59pm
  • VOTE: On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: Yes
  • 07/25/2019-9:44pm
  • VOTE: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: No
  • 07/23/2019-11:18pm
  • H.R.549 To designate Venezuela under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nationals of Venezuela to be eligible for temporary protected status under such section, and for other purposes.
  • Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary., 3 months ago
  • VOTE: On Agreeing to the Resolution: No
  • 09/25/2019-5:48pm
  • VOTE: On Ordering the Previous Question on the Amendment and the Resolution: No
  • 09/25/2019-5:37pm
  • H.RES.577 Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2203) to increase transparency, accountability, and community engagement within the Department of Homeland Security, provide independent oversight of border security activities, improve training for agents and officers of U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3525) to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to establish uniform processes for medical screening of individuals interdicted between ports of entry, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 576) expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to the whistleblower complaint of August 12, 2019, made to the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community; and for other purposes.
  • Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection., 1 month ago
  • VOTE: On Passage: No
  • 09/25/2019-10:07pm
  • VOTE: On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: Yes
  • 09/25/2019-10:00pm
  • H.R.2203 To increase transparency, accountability, and community engagement within the Department of Homeland Security, provide independent oversight of border security activities, improve training for agents and officers of U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and for other purposes.
  • Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs., 1 month ago
NEWS:
DONORS/LOBBYISTS:
    • Company
    • Amount
    • The Friedkin Group, Inc.
    • $15k
    • National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
    • $10k
    • NATIONAL AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION
    • $7.5k
    • BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION
    • $6k
    • Mr. Gaylord Hughey
    • $5.6k
    • Credit Union National Association
    • $5k
    • Ernst & Young LLP (Washington Council Ernst & Young)
    • $4k
    • American Optometric Association
    • $4k
    • Deloitte LLP
    • $4k
    • MASSACHUSETTS MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
    • $3.5k
Based on the July 2019 report, next report due August 20th.
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