David Trone

[Congressional biography]

Born: September 21, 1955 in Cheverly, MD


  • Furman University, B.A., 1977
  • University of Pennsylvania, M.B.A., 1985


  • Founder/owner, Total Wine and More

Key House Vote Data for David Trone in 2019

Key vote data shown on this page comes from the Americans For Democratic Action (ADA) and Voteview.

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2019-02-27 Establishing a Costly and Burdensome Barrier to Exercise Second Amendment Rights [HR8] Passed
Passage of HR 8, Bipartisan Background Checks Act. Prohibits transfers between private parties without a dealer's background check.

2019-02-28 Enhanced Background Checks Act [HR1112] Passed
Passage of HR 1112. Enhanced Background Checks Act, would increase background check for firearm transfers from dealer to unlicensed persons and not to persons with mental illness, developmental disability, severe emotional instability.

2019-03-08 Weakening Election Integrity and Infringing Free Speech through the "For the Politicians Act" [HR1] Passed
Passage of HR 1, For the People Act, increasing voter access, security, election integrity, Election Day a federal holiday, limit voter purges, establishes an independent nonpartisan redistricting commission, addresses spending disclosure, provides matching funds, 10-year tax return disclosure for Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates.

2019-03-27 Paycheck Fairness Act [HR7] Passed
Passage of HR 7, Paycheck Fairness Act. Would increase access to data on pay disparities, eliminate prohibitions on disclosing wage information, increase penalties for violations.

2019-04-04 Expanding Gun Control Measures within the Violence Against Women Act [HR1585] Passed
Passage of HR 1585, Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act.

2019-05-17 Equality Act [HR5] Passed
Passage of HR 5, Equality Act. Would extend all Civil Rights Act protections (education, employment, housing, credit, jury, including access to restrooms and locker rooms, dressing rooms) to sex, sexual orientation, gender identity.

2019-06-19 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations [HR2740] Passed
Passage of HR 2740, Appropriation for Labor-HHS, Education for FY 2020.

2019-06-27 SAFE Act [HR2722] Passed
Passage of HR 2722, Securing America's Federal Elections (SAFE) Act, Provides NSF grants to further election security, require durable paper ballots and privacy for disabled individuals, equipment made in U.S., no use of internet connection, secure post-election audits, decertification of insecure systems.

2019-07-12 National Defense Authorization Act [HR2500] Failed
Lee (D-CA) amendment to HR 2500, FY 2020 National Defense Authorization Act. The amendment would decrease funding Overseas Contingency Operations by $16.9 billion.

2019-07-12 National Defense Authorization Act [HR2500] Failed
Adoption of Amash (I-MI) amendment to HR 2500, FY 2020 National Defense Authorization Act. The amendment would eliminate any detention of a person detained under AUMF authority and transfer trial to U.S. Federal or state court.

2019-07-12 Prohibiting the Armed Forces from Supporting Enforcement of Immigration Laws along the Southern Border [HR2500] Rejected
Adoption of Ocasio-Cortez amendment No. 429 to HR 2500, FY 2020 National Defense Authorization Act. To prohibit use of troops to enforce immigration on the southern border.

2019-07-18 Reducing Employment by Raising the Federal Minimum Wage to $15 per Hour [HR582] Passed
Passage of HR 582, Raise the Wage Act. Increases federal minimum wage over 7 years to $15/hour for regular, tipped, teen and disabled workers, ending the special rates for disabled and tipped workers.

2019-09-11 Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act [HR1941] Passed
Passage of HR 1941, Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act. Prohibits the Dept. of Interior from offering any tracts for oil and gas leasing in the Atlantic or Pacific Outer Continental Shelf.

2019-09-12 Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act [HR1146] Passed
Passage of HR 1146, Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act. Protects the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, providing for permanent fees for oil and gas leases, inspection fees.

2019-09-25 Homeland Security Improvement Act [HR2203] Passed
Passage of HR 2203, Homeland Security Improvement Act. Establishes an Ombudsman to help people at the border, handle complaints, a system to track children separated from family, for body cameras.

2019-10-22 Corporate Transparency Act [HR2513] Passed
Passage of HR 2513, Corporate Transparency Act. Requires small corporations and limited liability companies to disclose beneficial owners.

2019-12-06 Voting Rights Advancement Act [HR4] Passed
Passage of HR 4, Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2019. Restores preclearance requirement under the Voting Rights Act.

2019-12-10 FUTURE Act [HR5363] Passed
Passage of HR 5363, Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education (FUTURES) Act. Permanent funding of HBCUs, increases funds for Pell Grants, loans based on income, disability.

2019-12-12 Undercutting Innovation by Imposing Socialist Price Controls on Prescription Drugs [HR3] Passed
Passage of HR 3, Elijah Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act. Requires the Center for Medicare Services to negotiate prices for certain drugs, such as insulin, and many drugs with generic equivalents, limiting out-of-pocket costs.

2019-12-19 United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act [HR5430] Passed
Passage of HR 5430, US-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act.

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