or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Tim Bishop's Public Statements

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' H. Bishop
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Independence, Working Families for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathryn; 2 Children: Molly, Meghan
Birth Date: 06/01/1950
Birth Place: Southampton, NY
Home City: Southampton, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Oct. 1, 2007 Establishing a Memorial to All Victims of Terrorism
Sept. 27, 2007 Congressman Bishop Recieves National Award for Protecting Rivers
Sept. 26, 2007 Popcorn Workers Lung Disease Prevention Act
Sept. 24, 2007 Foreclosure Tax Relief Act
Sept. 20, 2007 Bishop Adds LiI Helicopter Noise Provisions to FAA Bill
Sept. 18, 2007 Expanding American Homeownership Act of 2007
Sept. 7, 2007 Providing for Consideration of Conference R. 2669, College Cost Reduction and Acces Act eport of H.R
Sept. 5, 2007 Bishop Passes Reverse Mortgage Amendment at Urging of LI Seniors
Sept. 4, 2007 Bishop Encourages Long Islanders to Speak out About Changes to Plum Island
Aug. 30, 2007 New York House Members Call On Farm Service Agency To Cease All Office Closure Activities
Aug. 13, 2007 Bishop: Steamlining of H-2B Visa Process Will Help LI Businessess
Aug. 9, 2007 Schumer, Bishop Announce Federal Study to Protect Hashamomuck Cove
Aug. 3, 2007 NY Congressmen Demand President Ok Funding to Repair NY Bridges
Aug. 2, 2007 Bishop: Water Bill's Passage to Protect LI Shores
Aug. 1, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 1495, Water Resources Development Act of 2007
July 31, 2007 Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007
July 31, 2007 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007
July 31, 2007 Bishop Votes for Landmark Lobbying Reform Bill
July 30, 2007 Conference Report on H.R. 1, Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007
July 30, 2007 Letter to William Hogarth, Ph.D Director National Marine Fisheries Service
July 30, 2007 Bishop: Passage of 9-11 Commission Bill a Major Step in Winning War on Terrorism
July 26, 2007 Bishop Votes to Ban Permanent U.S. Bases in Iraq
July 25, 2007 Limiting Use of Funds to Establish Any Military Installation or Base in Iraq
July 18, 2007 Israel and Bishop: Full Funding for Brookhaven Lab Projects Passed in Energy Spending Bill
July 17, 2007 Bishop Applayds Passage Of Bill To Ease Passport Backlog
July 17, 2007 Bishop And LI Students Praise Benefits Of New College Aid Legislation
July 16, 2007 Eleventh Anniversary Of The TWA Flight 800 Disaster
July 13, 2007 Bishop, Heaney Work With Congress To Protect LI Beaches
July 12, 2007 Reps. Israel, Bishop Announces $7 Million To Protect South Shore From Flooding And Hurricanes
July 12, 2007 Bishop Votes For Single Largest Investment In College Aid Since GI Bill
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
July 12, 2007 Biship, Schumer, Foley Announces $897 Thousand For Davis Park Restoration
July 11, 2007 College Cost Reduction Act Of 2007
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 28, 2007 Bishop Measure Protects Airline Passengers From Fuel Tank Explosions
June 28, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Chertoff, Secretary, United States Department of Homeland Security
June 28, 2007 Reps. McCarthy, Israel, Bishop Join Local Vets to Announce Largest Increase to Veterans Health Care in VA History
June 28, 2007 Clinton, Bishop Announce Federal Protective Service Back On Plum Island
June 21, 2007 Reps. Bishop, Courtney And DeLauro Offer Amendment To Delay Broadwater Energy Project
June 20, 2007 Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 14, 2007 Bishop Bill Seeks FMLA Benefit Fairness For Flight Crews
June 6, 2007 Israel And Bishop: Full Funding For BNL Secured In Energy Spending Bill
June 6, 2007 Find Ways To Come Together On Iraq
June 4, 2007 National Enviro Groups Join Bishop To Launch Campaign Protecting Public From Sewage-Contaminated Water
May 23, 2007 Honoring And Rewarding Our Troops For Their Valor And Sacrifice
May 2, 2007 Improving Head Start Act Of 2007
May 1, 2007 Increased Terrorist Attacks And The War On Terror
April 19, 2007 Water Resources Development Act Of 2007
April 18, 2007 Offering Heartfelt Condolences To The Victims And Their Families Regarding The Horrific Violence At Virginia Tech And To Students, Faculty
April 18, 2007 Israel And Bishop Support Taxpayer Protection Act
Back to top