Human Rights

Title: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Government of the People's Republic of China made multiple serious mistakes in the early stages of the COVID-19 outbreak that heightened the severity and spread of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, including the intentional spread of misinformation to downplay the risks of COVID-19, a refusal to cooperate with international health authorities, internal censorship of doctors and journalists, and a malicious disregard for the health of ethnic minorities.

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: SR-553

Subjects: International Affairs, Asia, Cardiovascular And Respiratory Health, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention (cdc), China, Department Of Health And Human Services, Detention Of Persons, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, Emergency Medical Services And Trauma Care, Health Personnel

  

100% Republican support

Title: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of the People's Republic of China made multiple, serious mistakes in the early stages of the COVID-19 outbreak that heightened the severity and spread of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which include the Chinese Government's intentional spread of misinformation to downplay the risks of the virus, a refusal to cooperate with international health authorities, internal censorship of doctors and journalists, and malicious disregard for the health of ethnic minorities.

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: HR-907

Subjects: International Affairs, Asia, Cardiovascular And Respiratory Health, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention (cdc), China, Department Of Health And Human Services, Detention Of Persons, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, Emergency Medical Services And Trauma Care, Health Personnel

     

98% Republican support
2% Democrat support

Title: Resolve, Directing the Office of the Attorney General To Review Free Speech on Public College and University Campuses

Session: Maine 129th Legislature

Number: HB-665

Subjects: Human Rights, Free Speech

  

100% Republican support

Title: An Act To Increase Efficiency in Enforcement of the Maine Human Rights Act

Session: Maine 129th Legislature

Number: HB-759

Subjects: Human Rights, Commission

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Calling on the United Arab Emirates to immediately end any form of human rights violations against political prisoners and prisoners of free speech, and for other purposes.

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: HR-524

Subjects: International Affairs, Criminal Investigation, Prosecution, Interrogation, Detention Of Persons, Human Rights, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, War Crimes, Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity, Yemen

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Business Supply Chain Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act of 2020

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: HB-6279

Subjects: Finance And Financial Sector, Administrative Law And Regulatory Procedures, Business Ethics, Business Records, Corporate Finance And Management, Crimes Against Children, Foreign And International Corporations, Government Information And Archives, Human Rights, Human Trafficking

     

50% Democrat support
50% Republican support

Title: Expressing the continued commitment of the House of Representatives to condemn and prevent the use of sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict as a weapon of war and fully implement the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda.

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: HR-894

Subjects: International Affairs, Assault And Harassment Offenses, Conflicts And Wars, Crime Prevention, Crime Victims, Crimes Against Women, Criminal Investigation, Prosecution, Interrogation, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, Foreign Aid And International Relief, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption

  

100% Democrat support

Title: A resolution supporting the goals of International Women's Day.

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: SR-533

Subjects: International Affairs, Commemorative Events And Holidays, Crimes Against Women, Economic Development, Human Rights, Racial And Ethnic Relations, Religion, Sex, Gender, Sexual Orientation Discrimination, Women's Employment, Women's Rights

     

75% Democrat support
25% Republican support

Title: Condemning the comments of Senator and Democratic Socialist Presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders (I-VT), disregarding the history of systemic human rights abuses, forced indoctrination, and authoritarian actions of the literacy and education policies of the Communist Castro dictatorship in Cuba.

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: HR-868

Subjects: International Affairs, Caribbean Area, Correctional Facilities And Imprisonment, Cuba, Detention Of Persons, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Human Rights, Latin America, Members Of Congress, Political Movements And Philosophies

     

75% Republican support
25% Democrat support

Title: Prohibiting racial discrimination based on certain hair textures and hairstyles

Session: West Virginia 2020 Regular Session

Number: SB-850

Subjects: Human Rights

     

43% Democrat support
56% Republican support

Title: Equal Rights and Access for the Women of South Sudan Act

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: HB-5941

Subjects: International Affairs, Africa, Child Safety And Welfare, Crime Victims, Criminal Investigation, Prosecution, Interrogation, Disability And Paralysis, Firearms And Explosives, Food Assistance And Relief, Foreign Aid And International Relief, Homelessness And Emergency Shelter

  

100% Democrat support

Title: State Government - Prevention of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity and the Commission on Genocide Prevention

Session: Maryland 2020 Regular Session

Number: SB-1044

Subjects: State Government - Agencies, Offices, And Officials, State Government - Procurement, State Government - Personnel, Abduction, Commerce And Business, Committees And Commissions, Contractors, Contracts, Crimes And Punishments, Death

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Civil Actions – Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation

Session: Maryland 2020 Regular Session

Number: SB-1042

Subjects: Civil Actions And Procedures, Appeals, Attorneys' Fees, Civil Actions, Commerce And Business, Court Costs, Human Rights, Insurance, Petitions, Securities

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Iran Diplomacy Act of 2020

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: S.3314

Subjects: International Affairs, Arms Control And Nonproliferation, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, Europe, Foreign Aid And International Relief, France, Germany, Human Rights, International Law And Treaties, International Organizations And Cooperation

     

83% Democrat support
16% Independent support

Title: State Government - Prevention of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity and the Commission on Genocide Prevention

Session: Maryland 2020 Regular Session

Number: HB-1592

Subjects: State Government - Agencies, Offices, And Officials, State Government - Procurement, State Government - Personnel, Abduction, Commerce And Business, Committees And Commissions, Contractors, Contracts, Crimes And Punishments, Death

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Preserving and protecting right to keep and bear arms

Session: West Virginia 2020 Regular Session

Number: SB-771

Subjects: Human Rights, Public Safety

  

100% Republican support

Title: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should become a state party to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: HR-854

Subjects: International Affairs, Child Safety And Welfare, Congressional Oversight, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, Human Rights, International Law And Treaties, Presidents And Presidential Powers, Vice Presidents, Senate, United Nations

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Facial Recognition Privacy Protection Act

Session: Maryland 2020 Regular Session

Number: HB-1578

Subjects: Commercial Law - Consumer Protection, State Government - Agencies, Offices, And Officials, Age, Auditors And Audits, Claims, Communications, Court Of Appeals, Courts, Crimes And Punishments, Cybersecurity

  

100% Democrat support

Title: A resolution commemorating the life of Dr. Li Wenliang and calling for transparency and cooperation from the Government of the People's Republic of China and the Communist Party of China.

Session: US Congress 116th Congress

Number: SR-497

Subjects: International Affairs, Africa, Asia, Aviation And Airports, Cardiovascular And Respiratory Health, China, Congressional Tributes, Emergency Medical Services And Trauma Care, Health Care Coverage And Access, Health Information And Medical Records

     

50% Republican support
50% Democrat support

Title: Prohibiting discrimination based upon age and sexual orientation, or gender identity

Session: West Virginia 2020 Regular Session

Number: HB-4948

Subjects: Human Rights

  

100% Democrat support