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Rep. John Lewis (D-GA 5th District)

17th term Democrat from Georgia 5th District.


Residence: Atlanta

Marital Status: Widowed

Prev. Occupation: Civil Rights Activist

Prev. Political Exp.: Atlanta City Council, 1982-86

Education: BA American Baptist Theological Seminary, 1961; BA Fisk University, 1963

Birthdate: 02/21/1940

Birthplace: Troy, AL

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 86%

Major Opponent: Douglas Bell


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. John Lewis.

Website: johnlewis.house.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

300 Cannon House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-1005
Phone: (202) 225-3801
Fax: (202) 225-0351

Atlanta Office: (more district offices)

100 Peachtree Street, NW, Suite 1920
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Phone: (404) 659-0116


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Michael Collins
  • Scheduler: David Bowman
  • Legis. Dir.: Jamila Thompson
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Military LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Foreign Policy LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Telecomm LA: Andrew Aydin
  • Elections LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Energy LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Environment LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Tax LA: Jamila Thompson
  • Comm. Dir.: Brenda Jones
  • Health LA: Thomas Dorney
  • Agriculture LA: Thomas Dorney
  • Financial Services LA: William Feeney
  • Education LA: William Feeney



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. John Lewis voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Johnson of Connecticut Amendment, as Amended; Energy Policy Act of 2005 04/20/2005 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Budget for FY 2006 03/17/2005 Yea Voted For
P Providing for consideration of H.R. 3394; Cyber Security Research and Development Act 02/07/2002 Yea Voted For
P Clean Lakes Program 04/12/2000 Yea Not Scored
F Organ Procurement and Transplantation 04/04/2000 Nay Voted Against

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. John Lewis's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. John Lewis a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1182 - Bill to Amend the Truth in Lending Act Yes Send Message to Rep. John Lewis


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