The George E. Brown, Jr. Award Past Recipients

2016
Sen. John Thune (SD), Sen. Chris Coons (DE), Rep. G. K. Butterfield (NC) and Rep. David McKinley (WV)

2015
Sen. Richard Shelby (AL) and Rep. Donna Edwards (MD-4)

2014
Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX)

2013
Rep. Richard L. Hannah (R-NY) and  Rep. Michael "Mike" Honda (D-CA)

2012
Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL) and Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO)

2011
Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) and Representative Martin Lipinski (D-IL)

2010
Congressman Ralph Hall (R-TX) and Congressman David Wu (D-OR)

2009
Congressman David Obey (D-WI)

2008
Congressman Bart Gordon (D-TN)

2007
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN)

2006
Congressman Frank Wolf (R-VA)

2005
Congressman Vernon Ehlers (R-MI) and Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM)

2004
Representative Rush Holt (D-NJ) and Representative Judy Biggert (R-IL)

2003
Representative Jim Walsh (R-NY) and Representative Alan Mollohan (D-WV)

2002
Representative Sherwood Boehlert (R-NY)

2001
Senator Christopher Bond (R-MO) and Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD)

2000
Senator Bill Frist (R-TN) and Senator John D. Rockefeller (D-WV)

1999
Representative George E. Brown, Jr. (D-CA), Senator Pete Domenici (R-NM) and Senator Joseph I. Lieberman (D-CT)