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Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI 6th District)

16th term Republican from Michigan 6th District.


Visit Rep. Fred Upton's candidate bio page.

Residence: St. Joseph

Marital Status: Married (Amey)

Prev. Occupation: Congressional Aide, Budget Analyst

Prev. Political Exp.: no prior elected office

Education: BA University of Michigan, 1975

Birthdate: 04/23/1953

Birthplace: St. Joseph, MI

Religion: Protestant

Percentage in Last Election: 59%

Major Opponent: Paul Clements


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Fred Upton.

Website: upton.house.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

2183 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-2206
Phone: (202) 225-3761
Fax: (202) 225-4986

Kalamazoo Office: (more district offices)

157 South Kalamazoo Mall, Suite 180
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
Phone: (269) 385-0039
Fax: (269) 385-2888


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Joan Hillebrands
  • Scheduler: Suzanne Scruggs
  • Legis. Dir.: Mark Ratner
  • Comm. Dir.: Tom Wilbur
  • Health LA: Mark Ratner
  • Telecomm LA: Mark Ratner
  • Transportation LA: Anthony Giannetti
  • Budget LA: Katherine Moffitt
  • Civil Rights LA: Vacant
  • Housing LA: Katherine Moffitt
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Mark Ratner
  • Space - NASA LA: Katherine Moffitt
  • Social Security LA: Will Stone



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

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

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 02/02/2017 Yea Voted For
F Middle Class Tax Relief Act of 2012 08/01/2012 Nay Voted Against
P FY 2013 House Budget Reconciliation 05/10/2012 Yea Voted Against
P FY 2013 House Budget Resolution (the "Ryan Budget") 03/29/2012 Yea Voted Against
P CLASS Act Repeal 02/01/2012 Yea Voted Against
F Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution of 2011 11/18/2011 Yea Voted Against
P Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011 07/19/2011 Yea Voted Against
P The House FY 2012 Budget Resolution (known as the Ryan Budget) 04/15/2011 Yea Voted Against
A Restoring IDEA funding to the FY 2011 House Appropriation Bill, HR 1 02/17/2011 Yea Not Scored
P Repealing the Health Care Reform Law, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) 01/19/2011 Yea Voted Against
(More Key Votes)

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

How are YOUR reps voting?


Current Elected Office Bills:

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

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.691 - testing No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.R.3759 - RAISE Family Caregivers Act No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.R.716 - Enhancing Educational Opportunities for all Students Act No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.R.895 - Educational Opportunities Act No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.R.2792 - "Fugitive Felons" Bill No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.J.RES.37 - Fair and Safe Workplaces Rule Repeal. No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.J.RES.40 - SSA NICS Rule Repeal No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.R.1772 - AIM HIGH Act No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.R.160 - Ending Corporal Punishment in Schools Act of 2017 No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.R.2465 - Steve Gleason Enduring Voices Act of 2017 No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
H.R.1313 - Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act No Send Message to Rep. Fred Upton
(More Bills)


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