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Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr. (D-GA 2nd District)

13th term Democrat from Georgia 2nd District.


Residence: Albany

Marital Status: Married (Vivian)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: GA House, 1977-91; GA Senate, 1991-93

Military: USA, 1971

Education: BA Morehouse College, 1968; JD Emory University, 1971

Birthdate: 02/04/1947

Birthplace: Mobile, AL

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 60%

Major Opponent: Gregory Duke


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr..

Website: bishop.house.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

2407 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-1002
Phone: (202) 225-3631
Fax: (202) 225-2203

Albany Office: (more district offices)

235 West Roosevelt Avenue, Suite 114
Albany, Georgia 31701
Phone: (229) 439-8067
Fax: (229) 436-2099


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Michael Reed
  • Scheduler: Whitney Woods
  • Legis. Dir.: Jonathan Halpern
  • Press Secy.: Adilene Rosales


Current Elected Office Bills:

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

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.299 - Support Blue Water Navy Veterans Yes Send Message to Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr.
H.R.1384 - Fix Call Up Orders for Guard and Reserve No Send Message to Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr.
H.R.92 - Support the CHAMPVA Children's Protection Act No Send Message to Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr.
H.R.303 - Support the Retired Pay Restoration Act No Send Message to Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr.
H.R.333 - Support full concurrent receipt for disabled military retirees Yes Send Message to Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr.


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