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

Share how Rep. Bishop votes:



Rep. Sanford Bishop: key health care votes

3/29/2012 3:27 PM H.Con.Res.112: Ryan Budget Bill 2012

Status: House passed 228-191, 12 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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

4/15/2011 2:23 PM H.Con.Res.34: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: House passed 235-193, 4 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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

See how Rep. Sanford Bishop votes on Health Reform 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)