What: All Issues : Aid to Less Advantaged People, at Home & Abroad
 Who: All Members
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Aid to Less Advantaged People, at Home & Abroad
Progressive/ Conservative Stance
Winning Side
2012 Senate
Roll Call 184. (S. 3412) On passage of a Democratic bill extending the so-called “Bush tax cuts” on the first $200,000 of a worker’s income Jul 25, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 183. (S. 3412) On an amendment to lower taxes on Americans who make more than $200,000 per year Jul 25, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 181. (S. 3364) On a motion to end debate and allow a separate vote on whether to consider a bill aimed at encouraging companies to locate their operations in the United States rather than overseas Jul 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 177. (S. 2237) On a motion to end debate and move to a final, up-or-down vote on legislation providing tax breaks for U.S. small businesses that hire workers or purchase new equipment Jul 12, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 164. (S. 3240) On passage of legislation that authorizes federal programs to assist farmers and low-income Americans Jun 21, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 153. (S. 3240) On a motion to split the farm bill into two pieces of legislation – one governing farm policy and the other authorizing programs that provide assistance to low-income Americans. Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 152. (S. 3240) On a motion to delay a final vote on a bill authorizing support for farmers and low-income Americans until the Senate Agriculture Committee eliminated about one-quarter of its spending Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 150. (S. 3240) On an amendment to eliminate a federal program that supports efforts to develop new fuel sources based on sewage, byproducts of paper production, and other renewable materials Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 149. (S. 3240) On an amendment to cut funding from a federal program that helps low-income Americans buy groceries, redirecting the money to food banks instead Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 145. (S. 3240) On an amendment to bar the U.S. government from providing food aid to North Korea Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 144. (S. 3240) On an amendment to bar the U.S. government from providing food aid to North Korea unless the president certifies that it is in the United States’ national interest Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 142. (S. 3240) On an amendment to cut funding for a federal farm-product marketing program and bar the agency from spending taxpayer dollars on wine tastings, animal spa products, reality TV shows, or pet food Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 141. (S. 3240) On an amendment to bar federal grants from providing more than half of the funding needed for projects to expand broadband internet service in rural areas Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 140. (S. 3240) On an amendment aimed at improving the payout organic farmers receive from the federal crop insurance program Jun 20, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 136. (S. 3240) On an amendment to cut funding from a program aimed at increasing access to broadband internet in rural areas Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 135. (S. 3240) On an amendment to block a proposed cut in funding for a program that helps low-income Americans afford food Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 134. (S. 3240) On an amendment to eliminate federal assistance aimed at helping farmers transition to organic agriculture and use sustainable land management techniques Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 130. (S. 3240) On an amendment to require the federal government to issue frequent updates for dairy farmers on the price of milk Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 129. (S. 3240) On an amendment to eliminate a federal program that gives bonus payments to states for improving their system for distributing food assistance benefits Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 128. (S. 3240) On an amendment aimed at increasing the availability of “pulse” crops – such as peas, beans, and lentils – in school breakfasts and lunches Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 127. (S. 3240) On an amendment to require states to use stricter procedures to verify that recipients of federal food assistance have incomes low enough to qualify for the program Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 126. (S. 3240) On an amendment to increase funding available for economic development projects in rural areas Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 124. (S. 3240) On an amendment calling for a study on changing the way the price of milk is determined in the United States Jun 19, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 120. (S. 3240) On a motion to kill off an amendment that would have allowed states to opt out of federal food stamp programs and launch their own assistance programs instead Jun 13, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 115. (S. 3220) On a procedural motion to clear the way for a separate vote on whether the Senate should consider legislation aimed at reducing the pay gap between men and women Jun 05, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 113. (S. 2343) On passage of a bill to prevent the interest rate on student loans from doubling May 24, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 108. (S. 3187) On an amendment to allow American consumers to import cheaper prescription drugs from Canada May 24, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 105. (S. 3187) On an amendment to bar prescription drug companies from paying other companies not to produce competing medications May 24, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 102. On the nomination of Jeremy C. Stein to be a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System May 17, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 99. (S.Con.Res. 37) On a motion to bring up for consideration a budget proposal advocated by a group of conservative senators May 16, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 98. (H.Con.Res. 112) On a motion to bring up for consideration a controversial budget proposal that calls for steep cuts in spending and taxes, transforms Medicare into a voucher program for future senior citizens, and repeals President Obama’s health reform law May 16, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 89. (S. 2343) On a procedural motion to clear the way for a separate vote on whether the Senate should consider legislation preventing student loan interest rates from doubling May 08, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 87. (S. 1925) On passage of a bill renewing federal anti-domestic violence programs and strengthening protections for American Indians, immigrants, and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community Apr 26, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 86. (S. 1925) On an amendment to strip an anti-domestic violence bill of provisions designed to protect American Indians, immigrants, and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community Apr 26, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 85. (S. 1925) On an amendment aimed at reducing the backlog of untested DNA evidence from sexual assault cases, requiring tougher prison sentences for convicted sex criminals, and creating a national DNA database to help track serial sex offenders Apr 26, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 84. (S. 1925) On an amendment aimed at reducing the backlog of untested DNA evidence collected during law enforcement investigations of sexual assault cases Apr 26, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 73. (S. 1789) On an amendment to prevent a reduction in benefits for federal workers who are injured on the job Apr 24, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 71. (S. 1789) On an amendment to allow the Postal Service to force older employees to retire Apr 24, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 24. (S. 1813) On an amendment to exempt more employers and insurers from a rule aimed at expanding access to contraceptives and other preventive health care Mar 01, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 22. (H.R. 3630) On a bill to provide $143 billion in tax cuts, unemployment benefits, and other economic benefits Feb 17, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
2012 House of Representatives
Roll Call 79. (H.R. 2117) On passage of legislation that would overturn federal standards for colleges and universities that qualify for federal student aid Feb 28, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 78. (H.R. 2117) On an amendment to ensure the U.S. Department of Education has authority to take action to reduce the cost of higher education Feb 28, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 77. (H.R. 2117) On an amendment to require the Department of Education to formally outline a plan to protect federal student aid dollars from waste, fraud, and abuse Feb 28, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 76. (H.R. 2117) On an amendment to preserve the Department of Education’s ability to establish a national standard for the definition of a “credit hour” at colleges and universities eligible for federal student aid Feb 28, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 75. (H.R. 2117) On an amendment to preserve the ability of students to file a complaint against higher education institutions that do not maintain the integrity of their programs Feb 28, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 74. (H.Res. 563) On a resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to legislation that would overturn federal standards for college and universities that qualify for federal student aid Feb 28, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 58. (H.R. 3408) On an amendment requiring most of the steel and iron used to build a controversial oil pipeline be produced in North America Feb 15, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 42. (H.R. 3581) On passage of a bill changing the way costs are estimated for federal programs providing loans and other forms of credit Feb 07, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 41. (H.R. 3581) On an amendment to exempt loan programs for veterans and students from new accounting methods that would increase the programs’ estimated costs Feb 07, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 40. (H.R. 3581) On an amendment to establish a commission to study accounting methods that Congress could use to estimate the cost of federal credit programs Feb 07, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 39. (H.Res. 539) On a resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to legislation changing the way costs are estimated for federal programs providing loans and other forms of credit Feb 07, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 37. (H.R. 1734) On an amendment to exempt buildings that provide services to veterans from a program that would sell off unneeded federal property Feb 07, 2012.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
2011 Senate
Roll Call 182. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have made it more difficult for low-income families to receive food stamps Oct 20, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 181. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would increase funding by $110 million for farms that had been damaged by Hurricanes/Tropical Storms Irene and Lee Oct 20, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 173. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have created a commission to study and improve the U.S. criminal justice system (including factors such as incarceration rates, sentencing, etc.) Oct 20, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 172. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have allowed for the importation of pharmaceutical drugs from Canada Oct 20, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 160. (S. 1660) Legislation estimated to create 2 million American jobs through infrastructure programs (which rebuild roads, bridges, schools, etc.) and funding for local school districts to prevent layoffs of public school teachers -- On ending debate on a motion to bring up the bill Oct 11, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 152. (H.R. 2608) On a motion to end debate on legislation that would have funded federal government programs and agencies through November 18, 2011, and would also have provided $3.65 billion for disaster relief for states affected by Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene Sep 26, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 151. (H.R. 2608) On a motion to table (kill) legislation that would have kept federal government agencies and programs operating through November 18, 2011, and would have paid for disaster assistance for states affected by Hurricane and Tropical Storm Irene by cutting $1.5 billion from a program that guarantees loans for the manufacturing of fuel efficient vehicles Sep 23, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 146. (H.R. 2832) On an amendment that would have prohibited workers from receiving trade adjustment assistance (TAA, which provides job retraining to workers who lost their jobs as a result of trade policy) unless they lost their job as a direct result of a free-trade agreement Sep 22, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 145. (H.R. 2832) On an amendment that would have eliminated a program that provided financial assistance to U.S. manufacturers that had been adversely affected by imports competition Sep 21, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 144. (H.R. 2832) On an amendment that would have prohibited dislocated workers from receiving trade adjustment assistance (TAA, which provides job retraining to workers who have lost their jobs as a result of trade agreements) unless their job loss was “substantially caused” by a free trade agreement Sep 21, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 143. (H.R. 2832) On an amendment that would have cut funding for trade adjustment assistance (TAA, which provides job retraining to workers who have lost their jobs as a result of trade agreements) by $1 billion per year, which would have effectively reduced TAA funding to 2008 levels Sep 21, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 142. (H.R. 2832) On an amendment that would have prevented workers from receiving trade adjustment assistance (which provides job retraining for individuals who have lost their jobs as a result of trade agreements) until trade agreements between the U.S. and Colombia, South Korea, and Panama had been enacted Sep 21, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 135. (H. J. Res. 66) On an amendment that would provide $7 billion for disaster relief for areas of the country that had suffered damage from Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene Sep 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 132. (H. J. Res. 66) Legislation that would provide $7 billion for disaster relief for states that were affected by Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene, and would also reimpose sanctions on Myanmar – On ending debate on the motion to bring up the bill Sep 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 131. (H. J. Res. 66) Legislation that would provide $7 billion for disaster relief for states that were affected by Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene, and would also reimpose sanctions on Myanmar – On ending debate on the motion to bring up the bill Sep 12, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 122. (S. 627) Legislation that would have raised the U.S. debt limit by $2.7 trillion and cut federal government spending by $2.2 trillion – On the motion to end debate on the debt bill Jul 31, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 120. Number:120 Title:(S. 627) On a motion to table (kill) legislation that would have cut $917 billion from federal government programs, raised the U.S. debt limit by $900 billion, and required Congress to pass a balanced budget amendment to the constitution prior to any subsequent increases in the debt limit Jul 29, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 116. (H.R. 2055) On tabling (killing) a motion to bring up legislation that would cut $111 billion from federal programs in 2012, cap federal government spending as percentage of gross domestic product, and require Congress to pass a balanced budget constitutional amendment before raising the U.S. debt limit Jul 22, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 114. (H.R. 2055) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have required veterans receiving disability payments for illnesses associated with Agent Orange to prove that Agent Orange was the cause of their medical condition Jul 20, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 113. (H.R. 2055) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have prevented funds provided by a veterans bill from being spent until the Senate passed a budget blueprint bill to set limits on federal government spending in fiscal year 2012 Jul 20, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 111. (H.R. 2055) On a motion to waive the Senate’s budget rules, which would effectively allow the chamber to bring up legislation that would provide annual funding for military construction and veterans’ programs in fiscal year 2012 Jul 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 110. (H.R. 2055) Legislation that would provide annual funding for veterans’ programs and military base construction in fiscal year 2012 – On the motion to end debate on the bill Jul 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 99. (S. 679) On an amendment that would have eliminated a $100 billion line of credit made available by the U.S. to the International Monetary Fund Jun 29, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 96. (S. 679) On an amendment that would have required the Director of the Bureau of Justice Statistics to be confirmed by the U.S. Senate Jun 23, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 94. (S. 782) On a motion to end debate on legislation authorizing federal funding for economic development programs Jun 21, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 91. (S. 782) On an amendment that would have prohibited federal funds from being used for the construction of ethanol blender pumps, which allow drivers to choose different fuels with varying levels of ethanol at gas stations Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 89. (S. 782) On a motion to end debate on an amendment that would have eliminated federal subsidies for ethanol-based gasoline Jun 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 79. (S. Con. Res. 21) A budget resolution that would have cut $1.5 trillion from social programs over ten years, including cuts to public education, environmental protection, food stamps, and cancer research. This budget resolution would also have cut more than $1 trillion from Medicaid by converting the program into a block grant – On the motion to bring up the bill May 25, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 77. (H. Con. Res 34) A budget resolution that would have set the parameters for all federal government spending, cut $5.8 trillion from federal programs over 10 years, and converted the Medicare program for the elderly into a private health insurance voucher system – On the motion to bring up the bill May 25, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 59. (H. Con. Res. 35) Final passage of legislation effectively defunding the landmark 2010 health care reform law that expanded health insurance coverage to 31 million previously uninsured Americans, and prohibited insurance companies from denying coverage to individuals with pre-existing medical conditions Apr 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 48. (H.R. 4) On an amendment that would have blocked the implementation of legislation that effectively cut subsidies for uninsured Americans to purchase health insurance if the Secretary of Health and Human Services determined that an effect of that legislation would be to increase health insurance premiums or cause more Americans to lose their health insurance. Apr 05, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 37. (H.R. 1) Final passage of legislation that would have funded the federal government through September 2011 and cut $4.7 billion in federal funding from government programs, including scientific research initiatives, grants to states for law enforcement programs, and education programs for gifted and talented children. Mar 09, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 36. (H.R. 1) Final passage of legislation that would have funded the federal government through September 2011 and cut $61 billion in federal funding from government programs, including food stamps (which provide nutritional assistance to the poor), community health centers, Pell Grants for low–income college students, and funding for state job training programs Mar 09, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 9. (S. 223) On a motion to waive the Senate’s budget rules and pass an amendment that would have repealed a 2010 landmark health care reform law that prohibited health insurance companies from denying coverage to individuals with pre-existing medical conditions and provided health insurance coverage to 30 million uninsured Americans. Feb 02, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
2011 House of Representatives
Roll Call 556. (H.R. 1309) On an amendment that would eliminate a provision in a flood insurance bill that directed the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to designate areas behind levees and dams as “residual risk” floodplains. (Such a designation would have required local residents to purchase more expensive flood insurance.) Jul 12, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 554. (H.R. 1309) On an amendment that would have prohibited lenders from requiring homeowners to purchase flood insurance in an amount greater than the outstanding principal balance of a home loan Jul 12, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 533. (H.R. 1309) Legislation that would reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program, which would allow the program to continue operating through fiscal year 2016—On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Jul 08, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 531. (H.R. 2219) On a motion that would have increased funding by $200 million for a program that provided veterans of the National Guard with health care and education benefits, career counseling, and suicide prevention services Jul 08, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 498. (H.R. 2219) On an amendment that would increase funding by $3.6 million for a research program on illnesses affecting soldiers who served in the first Gulf War in 1991 Jul 06, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 459. (H.R. 2112) Final passage of legislation that would provide annual funding for Agriculture Department programs Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 450. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would increase funding by $3 million for a program designed to prevent flooding and soil erosion. Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 449. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have required the Agriculture Department to set aside funding for cooperatives that support farmers who are members of minority groups. Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 447. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have required the Agriculture Department to provide funding for urban gardening programs Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 444. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have prohibited funds provided by an agriculture bill from being used to pay settlements in discrimination lawsuits filed by black farmers Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 441. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have provided $5 million for the development of grocery stores in areas where such stores and fresh food are scarce Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 438. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would prohibit funds provided by an agricultural bill from being used for the “Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food” initiative, which supports small-scale farms that provide food to their local communities. Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 437. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have effectively eliminated a requirement that the Agriculture Secretary submit a report to Congress on all travel expenses relating to the “Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food” initiative, which supports small-scale farms that provide food to their local communities. Jun 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 435. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have eliminated all federal funding ($180 million) for a program that provides school lunches to poor children in foreign countries Jun 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 433. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have cut $100 million from the Food for Peace program, which provides food aid to the poor in developing countries. The amendment would have increased funding, however, for a loan program intended to spur economic development in rural areas in the United States by $100 million. Jun 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 431. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have cut $82.5 million from the Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program, which provides information and guidance to new mothers about breastfeeding and child nutrition. Jun 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 429. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have cut $200 million from the Food for Peace program, which provides food aid to the poor in developing countries. The amendment would have increased funding, however, for a loan program intended to spur economic development in rural areas within the United States by $100 million. Jun 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 428. (H.R. 2112) On an amendment that would have increased funding by $10 million for the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP), which provides food to low-income children, pregnant mothers, and seniors. Jun 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 419. (H.R. 2112) Legislation providing annual funding for Agriculture Department programs – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Jun 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 417. (H.R. 2055) On a motion that would have provided $20 million for a veterans’ suicide prevention program Jun 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 408. (H.R. 2017) On a motion that would have increased funding for rail and bus transportation security measures by $75 million—but cut funding for a planned research facility that was intended for the study of diseases which pose a threat to U.S. animal agriculture and public health. Jun 02, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 407. (H.R. 2017) On an amendment that would have eliminated federal funding for a program in which the federal government deputizes local law enforcement officers to identify and detain undocumented immigrants. Jun 02, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 398. (H.R. 2017) On an amendment that would prohibit the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement from using funds provided by a Homeland Security bill to release on bond or parole undocumented immigrants who have been convicted of crimes. Jun 02, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 397. (H.R. 2017) On an amendment that would prohibit funding provided by a Homeland Security bill from being allocated to over 300 community organizations which supporters of the amendment contended had some affiliation with ACORN. (ACORN was a coalition of community-based groups that advocated on behalf of the poor which had come under fire from conservatives who had alleged that the group had perpetrated voter fraud.) Jun 02, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 387. (H.R. 2017) On an amendment that would increase by $10 million funding for a border security program that helped residents along the U.S.-Mexico border to communicate via cell phone with the Border Patrol. Jun 01, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 386. (H.R. 2017) On an amendment that would increase funding by $1 million for a program that helps local governments identify undocumented immigrants. Jun 01, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 382. (H.R. 2017) Legislation that would provide annual funding for Homeland Security Department programs – Two separate votes: the first on bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to Homeland Security bill; the second on passage of the resolution setting the time limit. Jun 01, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 381. (H.R. 2017) Legislation that would provide annual funding for Homeland Security Department programs – Two separate votes: the first on bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to Homeland Security bill; the second on passage of the resolution setting the time limit. Jun 01, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 380. (H.R. 2017) Legislation that would provide annual funding for Homeland Security Department programs – On whether to bring up the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Jun 01, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 348. (H.R. 1540) On an amendment that would have required the Defense Department to ensure that all Defense contractors at military installations in the United States set aside 40 percent their subcontracting work for local qualified subcontractors (subcontractors within 60 miles of the military installation). May 25, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 346. (H.R. 1540) On an amendment that would have authorized the Defense Department to consider domestic employment as a factor when awarding contracts to outside companies. May 25, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 337. (H.R. 1216) On an amendment that would have required the Government Accountability Office (GAO, which conducts studies and investigations on behalf of Congress) to conduct a study on the impact of federal funding for graduate medical education on physician shortages May 24, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 292. (H.R. 3) Final passage of legislation prohibiting federal funds—including tax credits and deductions--from being used for abortions or any health care coverage that includes abortion services. May 04, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 291. (H.R. 3) On a motion that would have prohibited the federal government from gaining access to the private medical records of victims of rape and incest May 04, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 290. (H.R. 1214) Final passage of legislation repealing a provision of a major health care reform law that provided federal funding for school-based health care centers May 04, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 289. (H.R. 1214) On a motion that would have required the Health and Human Services Department to post on its website a list of the school districts that would lose federal funding for school health centers as a result of legislation repealing a provision of major health care reform law that provided funding for those health centers. May 04, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 288. (H.R. 1214) On an amendment that would have required the Government Accountability Office (GAO—which carries out studies, audits, and investigations for Congress) to conduct a study on which school districts were most in need of new or renovated school-based health care centers. May 04, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 287. (H.R. 1214) On an amendment that would have required the Department of Health and Human Services to post on its website the amount of funding rescinded from school-based health care centers as a result of repealing a provision of a major health care law that provided federal funding for those health centers. May 04, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 286. (H.R. 3) Legislation prohibiting federal funds—including tax credits and deductions--from being used for abortions or any health care coverage that includes abortion services -- On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill. May 04, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 285. (H.R. 1213) Final passage of legislation repealing a provision of a major health care reform law that provided federal funds to states for health insurance “exchanges”--regulated marketplaces in which the uninsured could purchase subsidized health insurance. May 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 284. (H.R. 1213) On a motion that would have barred health insurance companies from participating in state-based health insurance “exchanges” (regulated marketplaces in which the uninsured could purchase subsidized health insurance) if they denied coverage to individuals with cancer or any other pre-existing medical condition. May 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 283. (H.R. 1213) On an amendment that would have required the Health and Human Services Department to submit to Congress a report on delays and reduced in enrollment in health insurance “exchanges” (regulated marketplaces in which the uninsured could purchase subsidized health insurance) as a result of revoking federal funding that had been provided for those exchanges. May 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 282. (H.R. 1213) On an amendment that would have required the Health and Human Services Department to submit to Congress a report on the extent to which states were expected to have difficulties establishing health care “exchanges” (regulated marketplaces in which the uninsured could purchase subsidized health insurance) without federal funding. May 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 281. (H.R. 1213) On an amendment that would have required the Health and Human Services Department to post on its website the amount of funding that would be cut from health care “exchanges” (regulated marketplaces in which the uninsured could purchase subsidized health insurance) as a result of eliminating federal funds for those exchanges. May 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 280. (H.R. 1213, H.R. 1214) Legislation repealing a provision of a major health care reform law that provided federal funds to states for health care “exchanges” (regulated marketplaces in which the uninsured could purchase subsidized health insurance), as well as a separate bill repealing a provision of the same health care law that provided federal funding for school-based health care centers – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to both bills May 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 279. (H.R. 1213, H.R. 1214) Legislation repealing a provision of a major health care reform law that provided federal funds to states for health care “exchanges” (regulated marketplaces in which the uninsured could purchase subsidized health insurance), as well as a separate bill repealing a provision of the same health care law that provided federal funding for school-based health care centers – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to both bills May 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 274. (H. Con. Res. 34) On an amendment sponsored by the Congressional Progressive Caucus that would have allowed tax cuts enacted in 2001 and 2003 to expire, and preserved Medicare as a guaranteed, government-run health care program for the elderly. The amendment also would have ended tax subsidies for oil and gas companies and power plants, implemented a new government-run health insurance program to compete with private insurers, and increased funding for clean energy, affordable housing, and medical research programs. Apr 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 273. (H. Con. Res. 34) On an amendment sponsored by the Congressional Black Caucus that would have allowed income tax cuts enacted in 2001 and 2003 to expire, and preserved Medicare as a guaranteed, government-run health care program for the elderly. The amendment also would have increased funding for food stamps, job training programs, food safety inspections, community health care centers, and financial aid for low-income college students. Apr 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 271. (H. Con. Res. 36) Passage of legislation that would effectively eliminate all federal funding for Planned Parenthood, which provides a wide array of health services for women, including breast cancer screenings, pap smears, and abortions. Apr 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 270. (H. Con. Res. 35) Passage of legislation that would effectively defund the landmark 2010 health care reform law that expanded health insurance coverage to 31 million previously uninsured Americans, and prohibited insurance companies from denying coverage to individuals with pre-existing medical conditions Apr 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 268. (H.R. 1473) Final passage of legislation funding federal government programs and agencies through September 2011, and cutting $39 billion from federal programs, including financial aid for low-income college students attending summer semesters, funding for high-speed rail travel, and foreign aid Apr 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 266. (H. Con. Res. 34) A budget resolution setting the parameters for all federal government spending, cutting $5.8 trillion from federal programs over 10 years, and converting the Medicare program for the elderly into a private health insurance voucher system – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the budget resolution Apr 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 265. (H. Con. Res. 34) A budget resolution setting the parameters for all federal government spending, cutting $5.8 trillion from federal programs over 10 years, and converting the Medicare program for the elderly into a private health insurance voucher system – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the budget resolution Apr 14, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 264. (H.R. 1217) Final passage of legislation eliminating the Prevention and Public Health Fund, which invested $15 billion in preventive health care initiatives such as immunizations, school health centers, primary care physician training programs, and anti-obesity measures Apr 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 263. (H.R. 1217) On a motion that would have allowed a preventive health care program to continue exclusively for senior citizens Apr 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 262. (H.R. 1217) On an amendment that would have required the Government Accountability Office, which undertakes investigations and studies for Congress, to conduct a study on the impact of a preventive health care program on states and local communities. Apr 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 261. (H.R. 1217) On an amendment that would have required the Government Accountability Office, which undertakes investigations and studies for Congress, to conduct a study on the impact of a preventive health care program on preventing chronic diseases and promoting public health Apr 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 260. (H.R. 1473) Legislation funding federal government programs and agencies through September 2011, and cutting $39 billion from federal programs, including financial aid for low-income college students attending summer semesters, funding for high-speed rail travel, and foreign aid – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Apr 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 259. (H.R. 1473) Legislation funding federal government programs and agencies through September 2011, and cutting $39 billion from federal programs, including financial aid for low-income college students attending summer semesters, funding for high-speed rail travel, and foreign aid – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Apr 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 258. (H.R. 1217) Legislation eliminating the Prevention and Public Health Fund, which invested $15 billion in preventive health care initiatives such as immunizations, school health centers, primary care physician training programs, and anti-obesity measures – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Apr 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 257. (H.R. 1217) Legislation eliminating the Prevention and Public Health Fund, which invested $15 billion over ten years in preventive health care initiatives such as immunizations, school health centers, primary care physician training programs, and anti-obesity measures – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Apr 13, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 253. (H.R. 1363) Final passage of legislation funding federal government programs and agencies for one week Apr 08, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 247. (H.R. 1363) Final passage of legislation funding federal government programs and agencies for one week and cutting $12 billion from a number of domestic programs, including home heating assistance for low income Americans as well as clean water programs Apr 07, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 245. (H.R. 1363) On tabling (killing) a Democratic effort to appeal the Speaker’s ruling that a Democratic motion continuing to fund federal government programs and agencies at current levels for one week violated House rules. Apr 07, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 243. (H.R. 1363) Legislation funding federal government programs and agencies for one week and cutting $12 billion from a number of domestic programs, including home heating assistance for low income Americans and clean water programs – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Apr 07, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 242. (H.R. 1363) Legislation funding federal government programs and agencies for one week and cutting $12 billion from a number of domestic programs, including home heating assistance for low income Americans and clean water programs – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Apr 07, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 241. (H.R. 910) On an amendment that would have allowed the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to continue to regulate greenhouse gas emissions but would have exempted farms and small businesses from those regulations Apr 06, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 198. (H.R. 839) Final passage of legislation eliminating the Home Assistance Modification Program (HAMP), which helped homeowners facing foreclosure to modify their home mortgage loans. Mar 29, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 197. (H.R. 893) On a motion that would have enabled people currently serving in the military and families of those who died while serving in the armed forces to benefit from a program which helped homeowners facing foreclosure to modify their home mortgage loans. Mar 29, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 196. (H.R. 839) On an amendment that would have listed the number of home mortgages in each state that were modified by the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP). HAMP was a federal initiative that helped homeowners facing foreclosure to modify their home mortgage loans. Mar 29, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 195. (H.R. 839) On an amendment that would have required the Treasury Department to carry out a study identifying which aspects of the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) were successful. HAMP was a federal initiative that helped homeowners facing foreclosure to modify their home mortgage loans. Mar 29, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 194. (H.R. 839) On an amendment detailing a number of Republican criticisms of the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), a federal initiative which Republicans sought to eliminate—and which helped homeowners facing foreclosure to modify their home mortgage loans. For example, the amendment noted that while the program was intended to help 3 to 4 million homeowners, only 607,600 mortgage modifications had been made thus far. Mar 29, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 191. (H.R. 1076) On a motion that would have allowed National Public Radio to continue receiving federal funding exclusively for the purpose of broadcasting AMBER alerts, which disseminate information on missing children. Mar 17, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 188. (H.R. 861) Final passage of legislation eliminating the Neighborhood Stabilization Program, which provided state and local governments and non-profit organizations with funding to redevelop or demolish foreclosed homes. Mar 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 187. (H.R. 861) On a motion that would have allowed the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) to continue operating for the purposes of renovating abandoned properties in rural communities. The NSP provided state and local governments and non-profit organizations with funding to redevelop or demolish foreclosed homes. Mar 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 186. (H.R. 861) On an amendment that would have listed the number of vacant homes in each state that were eligible to be rehabilitated or demolished under the Neighborhood Stabilization Program, which provided state and local governments and non-profit organizations with funding to redevelop or demolish foreclosed homes. Mar 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 185. (H.R. 861) On an amendment that would have required a study to be conducted determining the number of foreclosed and abandoned homes that would not be purchased or rehabilitated in each congressional district as a result of terminating the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP). The NSP provided state and local governments and non-profit organizations with funding to redevelop or demolish foreclosed homes. Mar 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 184. (H.R. 861) On an amendment that would have required the Department of Housing and Urban Development to inform all recipients of funding from the Neighborhood Stabilization Program that the program had been terminated. The Neighborhood Stabilization Program provided state and local governments with funding to redevelop or demolish foreclosed homes. Mar 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 183. (H.R. 861) On an amendment stating that the Neighborhood Stabilization Program helped local communities hurt by home foreclosures, and supported employment in those communities. The Neighborhood Stabilization Program provided state and local governments with funding to redevelop or demolish foreclosed homes. Mar 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 182. (H.R. 861) On a motion that would have effectively preserved a federal program that provided states and local governments with funding to redevelop or demolish foreclosed homes by killing legislation that would have eliminated the program. Mar 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 181. (H.R. 861, H.R. 839) Legislation eliminating a federal program that provided states and local governments with funding to redevelop or demolish foreclosed homes, as well as a separate bill eliminating a program intended to help homeowners facing foreclosure to modify their home mortgage loans – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to both bills Mar 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 178. (H. J. Res. 48) On a motion that would have prohibited a short-term government funding bill from cutting Social Security or Medicare benefits. Mar 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 174. (H.R. 836) Final passage of legislation eliminating a federal program which provided a maximum of $50,000 in subsidized loans to homeowners who were at least three months delinquent on their home mortgages as a result of unemployment Mar 11, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 173. (H.R. 836) On a motion that would have enabled veterans and those serving in the military to benefit from a program which provided a maximum of $50,000 in subsidized loans to homeowners who were at least three months delinquent on their home mortgages as a result of unemployment. Mar 11, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 172. (H.R. 836) On an amendment that would have required the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to announce on its web site of the termination of a federal program which provided a maximum of $50,000 in subsidized loans to homeowners who were at least three months delinquent on their home mortgages as a result of unemployment. The amendment also required HUD to instruct the public to contact their members of Congress for assistance if they were unable to pay their home mortgages. Mar 11, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 171. (H.R. 830) Final passage of legislation eliminating a program enabling homeowners to refinance their home mortgages if, as a result of plummeting housing prices, their mortgage debt exceeded the value of their home. Mar 10, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 170. (H.R. 830) On a motion that would have enabled seniors to continue to benefit from a home loan refinancing program which helped homeowners to refinance their home mortgages if, as a result of plummeting housing prices, their mortgage debt exceeded the value of their home. Mar 10, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 169. (H.R. 830) On an amendment requiring the Department of Housing and Urban Development to post on its website a note stating that individuals seeking help with their home mortgages should contact their member of Congress. Mar 10, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 168. (H.R. 830) On an amendment that would have allowed the Federal Housing Administration to facilitate voluntary home loan refinancing agreements between lenders and homeowners. Mar 10, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 166. (H.R. 830) Legislation eliminating a federal home loan refinancing program – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Mar 09, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 165. (H.R. 830) Legislation eliminating a federal home loan refinancing program – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Mar 09, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 164. (H.R. 525) Final passage of legislation making veterinarians eligible for federal loan repayment programs. Mar 08, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 162. (H.R. 4) Final passage of legislation repealing a provision of a major health care law enacted in 2010 that required small businesses to file a tax form (a 1099 form) for all individuals who had received $600 or more from a business in exchange for property or merchandise, and cutting subsidies for uninsured Americans to purchase health insurance. Mar 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 161. (H.R. 4) On tabling (killing) an effort to appeal a ruling that a Democratic motion violated the rules of the House of Representatives. The Democratic motion would have restored subsidies—which were cut by the underlying bill—for uninsured Americans to purchase health insurance, and eliminated tax benefits for oil and gas companies. Mar 03, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 147. (H.R. 1) Final passage of legislation funding the federal government through September 2011 and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for government programs, including food stamps (which provide nutritional assistance to the poor), community health centers, Pell Grants for low–income college students, and funding for state job training programs Feb 19, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 146. (H.R. 1) On a motion that would have increased funding for Pell Grants by $39 million. (Pell Grants provide federal financial aid to low-income college students.) Feb 19, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 145. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting federal funds from being used to enforce a law requiring Texas to maintain funding for education at 2010 levels or above in order to receive $830 million in federal aid for education. Feb 19, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 137. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting federal funds from being used to implement or maintain a searchable public consumer safety information database. Feb 18, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 134. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting federal funds from being used to implement a new Environmental Protection Agency decision to allow the sale of gasoline with a higher proportion of ethanol. Feb 18, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 125. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting federal funds from being used for the construction of an ethanol blender pump (which allows drivers to choose different fuels with varying levels of ethanol at gas stations), or an ethanol storage facility. Feb 18, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 121. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting federal funds from being used to establish health insurance “exchanges” where uninsured Americans could purchase health insurance. Feb 18, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 99. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting federal funds from being used to pay the salary of any federal employee to implement or enforce the landmark 2010 health care reform law that was signed into law by President Obama and expanded health insurance coverage to nearly all Americans. . Feb 18, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 98. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting federal funds from being used by any federal employee to implement or enforce the landmark 2010 health care reform law that was signed into law by President Obama and expanded health insurance coverage to nearly all Americans. Feb 18, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 97. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting federal funds from being used by employees of the Health and Human Services Department (the federal agency that enforces laws relating to health care) to implement or enforce the landmark 2010 health care reform law that was signed into law by President Obama and expanded health insurance coverage to nearly all Americans. Feb 18, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 92. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting the use of funds provided by a “continuing resolution” (which funded government agencies and programs for the remainder of the year) for enforcing an Education Department regulation which withheld financial aid for career education programs that, according to critics (including the Obama administration), left students in debt and without the possibility of gainful employment. This amendment was offered to a continuing resolution funding the federal government through September 2011, and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for many government programs. Feb 18, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 85. (H.R. 1) On an amendment prohibiting the use of funds provided by a “continuing resolution” (which funded government agencies and programs for the remainder of the year) for a program that reimburses plaintiffs for attorneys’ fees when they successfully sue the federal government. This amendment was offered to a continuing resolution funding the federal government through September 2011, and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for many government programs. Feb 17, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 78. (H.R. 1) On an amendment that would have eliminated $211.2 million in funding for international institutions that provide loans and grants to countries for economic development. This amendment was offered to legislation funding the federal government (such bills are known as “continuing resolutions, or “CRs”) through September 2011, and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for many government programs. Feb 17, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 73. (H.R. 1) On an amendment increasing funding for state programs serving children with disabilities by $557 million, but cutting $337 million in funding for education grants to low-income school districts, and cutting $500 million in funding for grants to states to improve poorly-performing schools. This amendment was offered to legislation funding the federal government (such bills are known as “continuing resolutions, or “CRs”) through September 2011, and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for many government programs. Feb 17, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 57. (H.R. 1) On an amendment that would have removed a ban on funding for “weatherization assistance” (which helps low-income households to make their homes more energy-efficient) and the State Energy Program (which provides assistance to states for energy efficiency and renewable energy initiatives). This amendment was offered to legislation funding the federal government (such legislation is known as a “continuing resolution, or “CR”) through September 2011, and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for many government programs. Feb 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 54. (H.R. 1) On an amendment that would have eliminated more than $324 million in funding for the Legal Services Corporation, which provides legal aid to the poor. This amendment was offered to legislation funding the federal government (such legislation is known as a “continuing resolution, or “CR”) through September 2011, and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for many government programs. Feb 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 49. (H.R. 1) On an amendment that would have provided $5 million to assist farms in transitioning to organic production methods. This amendment was offered to legislation funding the federal government (such legislation is known as a “continuing resolution, or “CR”) through September 2011, and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for many government programs. Feb 16, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 39. (H.R. 1) Legislation funding the federal government through September 2011, and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for government programs, including food stamps (which provide nutritional assistance to the poor), community health centers, Pell Grants for low–income college students, and funding for state job training programs – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Feb 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 38. (H.R. 1) Legislation funding the federal government through September 2011 and cutting $61 billion in federal funding for government programs, including food stamps (which provide nutritional assistance to the poor), community health centers, Pell Grants for low–income college students, and funding for state job training programs – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Feb 15, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 32. (H. Res. 72) On a motion that would have required congressional committees to “place a high priority on preserving the standards that ensure the safety of the nation's food supply, safe drinking water, and the safety of children's toys” when conducting a review of federal regulations. This motion was offered to legislation instructing congressional committees to review existing, pending, and proposed regulations from federal agencies and identify which of those regulations may have been hindering economic growth and job creation. Feb 11, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 19. (H. Res. 38) On a motion that would have prohibited the federal government from awarding contracts to companies that have outsourced American jobs overseas. Jan 25, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 16. (H. Res. 9) Final passage of a resolution instructing committees in the House of Representatives to draft health care reformlegislation. The resolution laid out general principles for new health care legislation, stating that such measures should “foster economic growth and private sector job creation by eliminating job-killing policies and regulations” and “lower health care premiums through increased competition.” Jan 20, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 14. (H.R. 2) Final passage of legislation repealing a 2010 landmark health care reform law that prohibited health insurance companies from denying coverage to individuals with pre-existing medical conditions and provided health insurance coverage to 30 million uninsured Americans. Jan 19, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 10. (H.R. 2) Legislation repealing a major health care law enacted in 2010 which provided health insurance to 30 million uninsured Americans, prohibited health insurance companies from denying coverage to people with pre-existing medical conditions, and required nearly all Americans to obtain health insurance – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill. Jan 07, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 9. (H.R. 2) Legislation repealing a major health care law enacted in 2010 which provided health insurance to more than 30 million uninsured Americans, prohibited health insurance companies from denying coverage to people with preexisting medical conditions, and required nearly all Americans to obtain health insurance – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill. Jan 07, 2011.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
2010 Senate
Roll Call 267. (S. 3985) Legislation that would have provided a one-time payment of $250 to senior citizens and disabled veterans – On shutting off debate on a motion to bring up the bill Dec 08, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 259. (H.R. 4853) On a motion to end debate on an amendment to a tax bill that would have extended income tax cuts for Americans with annual incomes of $1 million or less -- and would have extended unemployment compensation for laid-off workers who had exhausted their benefits Dec 04, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 258. (H.R. 4853) On a motion to end debate on an amendment that would have extended income tax cuts for Americans with annual incomes of $200,000 or less -- and would have extended unemployment compensation for laid-off workers who had exhausted their benefits Dec 04, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 249. S 3772. (Pay discrimination) Motion to begin debating a bill that would require employers to show that any disparity in pay between male and female employees is job-related and not based on gender/On agreeing to the motion Nov 17, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 228. HR 1586. (Medicaid and education funding) On passing a bill that would give states additional Medicaid assistance and funding for education/On the motion Aug 05, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 225. HR 1586. (Medicaid and education funding to states) Motion to allow to go forward a bill that would give states additional Medicaid assistance and funding for education/On the motion Aug 04, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 224. HR 1586. (Medicaid and education funding to states) Motion to end debate on a bill that would give states additional Medicaid assistance and funding for education/On the cloture motion Aug 04, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 222. On a motion requiring all senators to report to the Senate floor, thereby allowing Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) to address the full Senate on a contentious small business lending bill Jul 29, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 215. HR 4213. (Unemployment benefits extension) On passing a bill that would extend eligibility for federal unemployment insurance/On the motion Jul 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 214. HR 4213. (Unemployment benefits extension) Motion to suspend the Senate’s rules and allow an amendment to be offered that would have added language prohibiting any federal legal action being taken to invalidate Arizona’s newly-passed laws requiring police to check on peoples’ immigration status/On the motion Jul 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 210. HR 4213. (Unemployment benefits extension) Motion to suspend the Senate’s rules and allow to be offered an amendment that would pay for an extension of unemployment benefits by using unspent stimulus funds/On the motion Jul 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 209. HR 4213. (Unemployment benefits extension) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill that would extend eligibility for federal unemployment/On the cloture motion Jul 20, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 204. HR 4213. (Extending unemployment and tax benefits) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill that would extend federal unemployment insurance eligibility and other items/On the motion Jun 30, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 200. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill that would extend as unemployment insurance, expiring tax provisions and other items/On the motion Jun 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 194. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs) On bringing debate to a close on a bill that would extend unemployment insurance benefits, several expired tax provisions, and other items/On the motion Jun 17, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 193. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs) On preserving a Republican substitute for a bill that would extend unemployment insurance benefits, several expired tax provisions, and other items/On the motion Jun 17, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 190. On the Motion (Motion to Waive All Budgetary Discipline on the Motion to Concur in House Amdt. to Senate Amdt. with Amdt. No. 4301 ) Jun 16, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 180. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs) Motion to kill an amendment that would exempt some pediatric medical devices from a new tax/On the motion Jun 09, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 179. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs) Motion to preserve an amendment that would have expedited a provision in the health care overhaul increasing the age of coverage for dependents/On the motion Jun 09, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 175. HR 4899. (Supplemental spending for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, veterans and natural disasters) Burr of North Carolina amendment that would strike language allowing money to be transferred from a VA account to a fund compensating Filipino veterans/On agreeing to the amendment May 27, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 174. HR 4899. (Supplemental spending for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, veterans and natural disasters) Inouye of Hawaii amendment that would allow Veterans Affairs funding to be transferred to a fund for compensating Filipino veterans/On agreeing to the amendment May 27, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 173. HR 4899. (Supplemental spending for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, veterans and natural disasters) Collins of Maine amendment that would prohibit the EPA from enforcing lead paint regulations on some building contractors/On agreeing to the amendment May 27, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 167. HR 4899. (Supplemental spending for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, veterans and natural disasters) Motion to preserve an amendment that would allocate $640 million extra for keeping from illegal immigrants from crossing the U.S.-Mexico border/On the motion May 27, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 166. HR 4899. (Supplemental spending for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, veterans and natural disasters) Motion to preserve an amendment that would provide an additional $200 million to prosecute illegal immigrants/On the motion May 27, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 154. S 3217. (Overhaul of financial regulations) Corker of Tennessee amendment that would prohibit state attorneys general from enforcing new and existing banking laws/On agreeing to the amendment May 18, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 142. S 3217. (Overhaul of financial regulations) Corker of Tennessee amendment that would require federal banking regulators to create minimum standards for underwriting loans, including methods for determining someone’s financial ability to repay the loan/On agreeing to the amendment May 12, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 133. S 3217. (Overhaul of financial regulations) Shelby of Alabama amendment that would replace consumer protection language in a financial overhaul bill with a provision that would grant the FDIC authority over large mortgage originators other than banks/On agreeing to the amendment May 06, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 120. On confirming Marisa Demeo to be an associate judge for the Superior Court of the District of Columbia/On the nomination Apr 20, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 117. HR 4851. (Extending expired programs, including those for the unemployed) Motion to bring debate to a close on a measure that would extend expired programs, including those that benefit the unemployed/On passing the bill Apr 15, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 116. HR 4851. (Extending expired programs, including those for the unemployed) Motion to bring debate to a close on a measure that would extend expired programs, including those that benefit the unemployed/On the motion Apr 15, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 114. HR 4851. (Extending expired programs, including those for the unemployed) Motion to kill an amendment that would shift federal funds that had been allocated but never actually spent and use them to pay for a bill to extend expired programs, including those that help the unemployed/On the motion Apr 15, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 112. HR 4851. (Extending unemployment benefits and other items) Motion to allow to go forward a bill that would extend for two months certain expiring programs, mostly related to unemployment benefits/On the motion Apr 14, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 110. HR 4851. (Extending unemployment benefits and other items) Motion to allow to go forward a bill that would extend for two months certain expiring programs, mostly related to unemployment benefits/On the motion Apr 14, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 108. (H. Con. Res 257) On passage of a resolution allowing the Senate to take its traditional Easter recess Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 107. On a motion bringing all senators to floor in order to reach an agreement on extending unemployment insurance and health insurance for laid-off workers Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 106. (H.R. 3153) On a motion to table (kill) a Republican motion to begin debate on a bill that would have extended unemployment insurance and health benefits for laid off workers for one month Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 105. (H.R. 4872) Passage of a bill making a number of changes to major health care legislation, including delaying the implementation of a tax on high-cost health insurance plans until 2018 Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 104. On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have cut federal Medicaid funding for states where waste and fraud within Medicaid occurred Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 103. On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have extended indefinitely a tax credit to help small businesses afford health insurance coverage for their employees Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 102. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment to tie an increase in Medicare taxes on high-income individuals to inflation Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 101. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have repealed a provision in health care legislation signed into law by President Obama imposing a fine on individuals who fail to obtain health insurance Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 100. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have allowed individuals to purchase health insurance plans across state lines Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 99. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage of an amendment to immediately suspend health care reform legislation if the Congressional Budget Office estimated that it would not reduce the deficit as predicted in any given year, by waiving the Senate’s budget rules Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 98. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment to index to inflation all new taxes imposed by health care reform legislation signed into law by President Obama to inflation Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 97. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have repealed a provision of health care reform legislation signed into law by President Obama that increased Medicare’s payment rates for medical services in North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming. Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 96. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have prohibited the implementation of health care reform legislation until the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services certify that the legislation will lower health care costs Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 95. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have required enrollees in health insurance plans to provide documentation proving that they are citizens or legal residents of the United States Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 94. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage of an amendment that would have allowed veterans deemed to be “mentally incompetent” to possess firearms, by waiving the Senate’s budget rules. Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 93. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage of an amendment that would have prohibited lawsuits against doctors if those lawsuits concern medical services provided for free, by waiving the Senate’s budget rules. Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 92. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have refunded taxes paid on fuel for vehicles used exclusively to perform mammograms Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 91. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage of an amendment to permanently repeal the “marriage penalty” (the higher tax bracket for married couples who file their taxes jointly), and provide for a permanent sales tax deduction for individuals living in states with no income tax (this allows those individuals to deduct a portion of their state sales taxes from their federal income taxes), by waiving the Senate’s budget rules Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 90. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have allowed individuals to deduct a portion of their medical expenses from their taxes if their medical expenses exceed 5% of their income Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 89. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage (by waiving the Senate’s budget rules) of an amendment that would have prohibited the District of Columbia from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples until the city holds a referendum on whether or not legalize same-sex marriage Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 88. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage of an amendment that would have extended a number of expiring programs (including unemployment insurance for laid-off workers who have exhausted their benefits), by waiving the Senate's budget rules Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 87. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment which would have allowed seniors to opt out of Medicare Part A (which covers care provided at hospitals and nursing facilities) Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 86. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have repealed four provisions in health care reform legislation signed into law by President Obama that were intended to reduce health care costs, including a new Independent Payment Advisory Board (which is charged with indentifying ways to reduce Medicare spending) Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 85. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to allow a vote on passage of an amendment that would have prohibited cuts in Medicare payments to critical access hospitals (hospitals located in rural areas where access to medical facilities is poor), by waiving the Senate’s budget rules Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 84. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have repealed the health care reform legislation signed into law by President Obama. Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 83. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have provided that soldiers, veterans, and their families would not be subject to a fine if their benefits do not meet the health care legislation’s criteria for "essential benefits" coverage Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 82. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage of an amendment that would have extended Medicare reimbursement rates for doctors at 2010 levels for three years, by waiving the Senate’s budget rules Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 81. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment to health care legislation exempting medical devices intended for soldiers and veterans from a 2.3% excise tax Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 80. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have exempted the sale of medical devices intended for children and those with disabilities from a 2.3% excise tax Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 79. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have eliminated a 2.3% excise tax on the sale of medical devices Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 78. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have eliminated a 3.8% tax on investment income for those earning over $200,000 per year Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 77. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage of an amendment to eliminate a provision in health care reform legislation creating an insurance program covering long-term care (such as nursing home care) for the elderly and the disabled, by waiving the Senate’s budget rules. Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 76. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment requiring the Secretary of Education to certify that no state would experience a net job loss as a result of students receiving loans directly from the federal government Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 75. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment to eliminate a provision in health care legislation imposing a fine on businesses with 50 or more employees that do not provide their workers with health insurance Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 74. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment to allow states to choose not to comply with health care reform legislation Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 73. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have prohibited sex offenders from receiving any government subsidies for erectile dysfunction drugs Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 72. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment that would have eliminated a provision in major health care legislation that cut funding for the Medicare Advantage program (Under the Medicare Advantage program, Medicare beneficiaries can receive their benefits through private insurers as opposed to the traditional government-run Medicare program) Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 71. (H.R. 4872) On a motion allowing a vote on passage (by waiving the Senate’s budget rules) of an amendment that would have forced all members of Congress to enroll in Medicaid Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 70. (H.R. 4872) On a motion to table (kill) an that would have reduced interest rates on student loans by 1.5% Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 69. HR 4872. (Health care reconciliation) Motion to allow an amendment that would require the president, vice president, members of Congress and others to receive their health care through “exchanges” created by the health insurance overhaul law/On the motion Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 68. HR 4872. (Health care reconciliation) Motion to kill an amendment that would require the government to certify that the health care overhaul law will not increase insurance premiums more than has been projected/On the motion Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 67. HR 4872. (Health care reconciliation) Motion to kill an attempt to remove from the health care overhaul law any mandates that employers must provide health insurance to employees/On the motion Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 66. HR 4872. (Health care reconciliation) Motion to kill an attempt to rewrite a health care overhaul to prevent tax increases for people earning less than $200,000/On the motion Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 65. HR 4872. (Health care reconciliation) Motion to kill an amendment by John McCain, R-Ariz., that would remove what he called “sweetheart deals” that benefit certain states in the health care overhaul/On the motion Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 64. HR 4872. (Health care reconciliation) Motion to kill an amendment that would require certification that new spending in a health care overhaul isn’t being paid for by reducing Medicare funding/On the motion Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 63. HR 4872. (Health care overhaul) Motion to begin debating a bill that would revise a major new law overhauling health insurance and student lending laws/On the motion Mar 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 62. On adjourning the Senate/On adjournment Mar 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 55. HR 2847. (Business tax exemptions for new employee hiring and infrastructure programs) On passing a bill intended to create jobs through tax breaks for businesses that hire new employees, and infrastructure programs, among other items/On passing the bill Mar 17, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 54. HR 2847. (Business tax exemptions for new employee hiring and infrastructure programs) Motion to waive the Senate’s budget rules and allow to go forward a bill intended to create jobs through tax breaks for businesses that hire new employees, and infrastructure programs/On the motion Mar 17, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 49. HR 2847. (Business tax exemptions for new employee hiring and infrastructure programs) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill intended to create jobs through tax breaks for businesses that hire new employees and infrastructure programs/On the cloture motion Mar 15, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 48. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) On passing a bill that would extend certain expiring programs including unemployment benefits and other items/On passing the bill Mar 10, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 47. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill that would extend certain expiring programs including unemployment benefits and other items (Second cloture vote) On the motion Mar 10, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 46. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill that would extend certain expiring programs including unemployment benefits and other items (First cloture vote)/On the motion Mar 09, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 45. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) Motion to allow to go forward an amendment that would extend assistance to needy families and workforce programs for six months/On the motion Mar 09, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 39. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) Motion to allow to go forward a bill that would extend expiring programs such as unemployment benefits and health insurance subsidies/On the motion Mar 03, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 37. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) Motion to kill an amendment that would pay for a bill extending several expiring programs by using unspent stimulus money/On the motion Mar 03, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 36. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) Motion to allow an amendment that would provide $250 to certain Social Security recipients/On the motion Mar 03, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 35. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) Motion to allow an amendment that would pay certain Social Security recipients $250, using unspent stimulus money/On the motion Mar 03, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 34. HR 4213. (Extending expiring programs, including those to help the unemployed and other items) Motion to kill an amendment that would extend Medicare reimbursement rates for doctors, paid for by shifting money out of Medicare/On the motion Mar 03, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 33. HR 4691. (Short-term extensions of programs to benefit the unemployed and other items) Motion to preserve an amendment that would pay for a bill to extend programs that benefit the unemployed and other items by using unspent money from the 2009 stimulus law/On the motion Mar 03, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 31. HR 4691. (Short-term extensions of programs to benefit the unemployed and other items) Motion to preserve an amendment that proposes to pay for health care premium assistance, transportation spending and other items by repealing a certain business tax break/On the motion Mar 02, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 25. HR 2847. (Jobs package) On passing a bill intended to spur job creation/On the motion Feb 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 24. HR 2847. (Jobs package) On whether to allow to go forward a bill intended to spur job creation/On the motion Feb 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 23. HR 2847. (Jobs package) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill intended to spur job creation and other items/On the motion Feb 22, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 2. H J Res 45. (Increasing the debt limit) Thune of South Dakota amendment that would eliminate the Troubled Asset Relief Program and reduce the maximum amount the United States can be in debt/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
2010 House of Representatives
Roll Call 655. (H.R. 5510) Final passage of legislation that would have allowed the Treasury Department to provide financial assistance to non-profit organizations that offer legal assistance to homeowners who were facing foreclosure Dec 17, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 647. (H.R. 4853) Final passage of legislation extending income tax cuts (which were enacted in 2001 and 2003 under President George W. Bush) for two years, and extending (for one year) unemployment compensation for laid-off workers who had exhausted their benefits Dec 16, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 625. (H.R. 5281) Final passage of legislation allowing children (who were not born in the U.S.) of illegal immigrants to remain in the country legally Dec 08, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 623. (H.R. 5281) Legislation allowing children (who were not born in the U.S.) of illegal immigrants to remain in the country legally – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Dec 08, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 622. (H.R. 3082) Final passage of legislation funding all government agencies and programs at existing funding levels (i.e., funding levels that were in place in 2010) through September 30, 2011, and implementing new food safety regulations Dec 08, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 615. (H. Res. 1752) On a resolution allowing the House to bring up a “rule” setting a time limit for debate and limiting amendments -- to all legislation considered in the House of Representatives until December 18 -- on the same day it was passed by the House Rules Committee. This resolution was intended to expedite consideration of major legislation, including a bill extending expiring income tax cuts; legislation implementing stricter food safety regulations; a bill providing annual funding for the Defense Department; and legislation allowing children (who were not born in the U.S.) of illegal immigrants to remain in the country legally. Dec 08, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 611. (H.R. 5987) Final passage of legislation to provide seniors with a one-time $250 payment. Proponents of the bill argued such a payment was necessary because Social Security beneficiaries were not scheduled to receive a cost-of-living increase in their Social Security checks in 2011. Dec 08, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 603. (S. 3307) Final passage of legislation expanding eligibility for subsidized school breakfasts and lunches for low-income children, and implementing stricter nutritional standards for food served in schools Dec 02, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 602. (S. 3307) On a motion to recommit with instructions (which is the minority's opportunity to torpedo or significantly change a bill before a final up-or-down vote on the measure) on a school lunch and child nutrition bill that would have required all employees of child care operations receiving funding under the bill to submit to criminal background checks. Dec 02, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 588. (S. 3307) Legislation expanding eligibility for subsidized school breakfasts and lunches for low-income children, and implementing stricter nutritional standards for food served in schools – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Dec 01, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 587. (S. 3307) Legislation expanding eligibility for subsidized school breakfasts and lunches for low-income children, and implementing stricter nutritional standards for food served in schools – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Dec 01, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 584. (H.R. 4783) Final passage of legislation approving settlements in discrimination lawsuits brought against the federal government by African American and Native American farmers, and extending a cash assistance program for poor families for 6 months Nov 30, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 583. (H.R. 4783) Legislation approving settlements in discrimination lawsuits brought against the federal government by African American and Native American farmers, and extending a cash assistance program for poor families for 6 months – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Nov 30, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 579. (H.R. 6419) Final passage of legislation extending unemployment compensation for laid-off workers whose benefits had expired Nov 18, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 550. (H.R. 847) Final passage of legislation establishing a new health care program for 9/11 rescue workers who became ill as a result of their rescue efforts following the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 Sep 29, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 549. (H.R. 847) On a motion to recommit (which is the minority's opportunity to torpedo or significantly change a bill before a final up-or-down vote on the measure) that would have eliminated a tax on U.S. subsidiaries of foreign corporations (which had not paid taxes on income earned in the U.S.), and cut payments to medical providers treating 9/11 rescue workers who became ill as a result of their rescue efforts following the attacks on the World Trade Center. Sep 29, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 548. (H.R. 847, H.R. 2701, H.R. 2378) Legislation establishing a health program for 9/11 rescue workers who became ill as a result of their rescue efforts following the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001; separate legislation authorizing annual funding for U.S. intelligence agencies; as well as a third bill that would enable the federal government to impose tariffs on countries that undervalue their currencies – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to all three bills Sep 29, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 547. (H.R. 847, H.R. 2701, H.R. 2378) Legislation establishing a health program for 9/11 rescue workers who became ill as a result of their rescue efforts following the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001; separate legislation authorizing annual funding for U.S. intelligence agencies; as well as a third bill that would enable the federal government to impose tariffs on countries that undervalue their currencies (such tariffs were intended to make U.S. exports more competitive) – On bringing to a final vote a resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to all three bills Sep 29, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 498. (H.R. 5850) On an amendment to transportation, housing, and urban affairs legislation that would have eliminated a provision of the bill providing $150,000 for the construction of a children's playground in Yauco, Puerto Rico Jul 29, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 486. (H.R. 5893) Legislation providing roughly $9 billion in infrastructure investment programs (programs intended to create jobs through the construction of things like roads and bridges) and approximately $3.5 billion for employment assistance programs for low-income families – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Jul 29, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 480. (H.R. 5822) On an amendment to a Veterans Affairs Department funding bill that prohibited the measure’s funds from being used to transfer detainees from the Guantanamo Bay prison to a facility in the United States Jul 28, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 476. (H.R. 5822) Legislation providing approximately $121 billion for veterans programs in 2011 – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Jul 28, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 466. (H.R. 1264) Legislation expanding the National Flood Insurance Program to cover wind damage – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Jul 22, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 465. (H.R. 1264) Legislation expanding the National Flood Insurance Program to cover wind damage – On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Jul 22, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 463. (H.R. 4213) Final passage of legislation extending unemployment insurance through December 5, 2010 for laid-off workers who had been jobless for more than six months Jul 22, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 461. (H.R. 4213) Legislation extending unemployment insurance through December 5, 2010 for laid-off workers who had been jobless for more than six months – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Jul 22, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 458. (H. Res. 1537) Legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers -- On a resolution allowing the House to bring up a “rule” setting a time limit for debate and limiting amendments to the bill on the same day it was passed by the House Rules Committee Jul 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 455. (H.R. 725) Final passage of legislation providing training for Native American law enforcement officials to investigate and prosecute domestic and sexual violence. The bill also permitted any federal law enforcement officer to investigate sales of counterfeit Indian art products (current law allowed only Federal Bureau of Investigation officials to investigate such sales). Jul 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 447. (H.R.5114) Passage of legislation authorizing $476 million for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which provides flood insurance coverage to property owners Jul 15, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 446. (H.R. 5114) On a motion to recommit (which is the minority's opportunity to torpedo or significantly change a bill before a final up-or-down vote on the measure) that would have eliminated an outreach program intended to educate property owners about how the National Flood Insurance Program (which provides flood insurance coverage to property owners) Jul 15, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 443. (H.R. 5114) Legislation authorizing $476 million for the National Flood Insurance Program, which provides flood insurance coverage to property owners – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Jul 15, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 430. (H.R. 4899) On an amendment to war funding legislation providing $37 billion for ongoing military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, $10 billion for an “Education Jobs Fund” to prevent teacher layoffs, $5 billion for Pell Grants, and $700 million for border security enforcement Jul 01, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 428. (H.R. 4899) On a resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to legislation providing $37 billion for ongoing military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, $10 billion to help local school districts prevent teacher layoffs, and $208 million for border security enforcement Jul 01, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 423. (H.R. 5618) Passage of legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers whose benefits had expired Jul 01, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 418. (H.R. 5618) Legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers whose benefits had expired – on the resolution setting a time limit for floor debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Jul 01, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 407. (H.R. 4173) On a resolution allowing the House of Represenatatives to bring up financial regulatory reform legislation as well as separate legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers Jun 30, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 406. (H.R. 4173) On bringing to a final vote a resolution allowing the House of Representatives to bring up financial regulatory reform legislation as well as separate legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers Jun 30, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 398. (H.R. 5618) Passage of legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers whose benefits had expired Jun 29, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 375. (H.R. 5297) Passage of legislation establishing a “Small Business Lending Fund,” and authorizing the Treasury Department to make up to $30 billion of capital investments in banks with total assets of $10 billion or less Jun 17, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 349. (H.R. 5072) On an amendment to housing legislation that would have capped the number of new mortgage loans provided to borrowers under the federal government’s mortgage insurance program at 10 percent of the total number of private-market home loans given each year. Jun 10, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 348. (H.R. 5072) On an amendment to housing legislation that would have required homeowners receiving mortgages from private lenders participating in the federal government’s mortgage insurance program to make a 5% down payment on their home. Jun 10, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 335. (H.R. 5136) On an amendment to legislation authorizing funding for Defense Department programs in 2011 that would have prohibited the bill’s funds from being used to transfer inmates from the Guantanamo Bay prison to the United States May 28, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 328. (H.R. 5116) On an amendment that would have required that institutions of higher education that serve large numbers of disabled veterans receive “special consideration” for funding provided by all programs in the underlying bill. The amendment was offered to a bill intended to make the U.S. more competitive in the world. May 28, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 324. (H.R. 4213) Passage of legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers through November 30, 2010, extending through 2010 tax credits for small businesses, and extending through 2012 a bonds program that offers state and local governments to invest in infrastructure. May 28, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 323. (H.R. 4213) On a resolution setting the terms for floor debate and prohibiting amendments to legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers through November 30, 2010, as well as allowing a separate vote on blocking a 21% cut in Medicare payments to physicians scheduled to take effect on June 1. May 28, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 322. (H.R. 4213) On an amendment eliminating a provision in legislation intended to help laid-off workers that extended health benefits for jobless Americans. The amendment also divided the bill into two separate sections, each to be voted on separately (One section blocked a 21% cut in Medicare payments to physicians, and the other section contained the rest of the bill.) May 28, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 321. (H.R. 4213) On bringing to a final vote a resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to legislation extending unemployment insurance for laid-off workers through November 30, 2010, and blocking a 21% cut in Medicare payments to physicians scheduled to take effect on June 1. May 28, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 255. (H.R. 5019) Passage of legislation authorizing rebates for energy efficient renovations in private residences, including a rebate of up to $3,000 for homeowners who make their houses 20% more energy efficient May 06, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 254. (H.R. 5019) On an amendment to a home energy efficiency bill that would eliminate a loan program providing loans for home energy efficiency improvements, eliminate a provision providing $12 million for advertising home energy efficiency programs to the public, and require all the programs authorized by the bill to expire if they were projected to increase the federal budget deficit. May 06, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 253. (H.R. 5019) On an amendment to a home energy efficiency bill that would have eliminated a provision in the legislation providing $12 million for advertising energy efficiency programs to the public. May 06, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 252. (H.R. 5019) On an amendment to a home energy efficiency bill that would have eliminated a provision allowing the government to use funds collected from repaid loans (for energy efficiency home renovations) to make new loans May 06, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 249. (H.R. 5019) Legislation authorizing rebates for energy efficient renovations in private residences – On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill May 06, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 211. (H.R. 4851) Final passage of legislation extending unemployment compensation and health insurance for laid-off workers, and blocking a 21% cut in Medicare payments to physicians Apr 15, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 194. (H.R. 4872) Final passage of legislation making a number of changes to major health care legislation, including delaying the implementation of a tax on high-cost health insurance plans until 2018 Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 193. (H.R. 4872) A bill making a number of changes to major health care legislation, including delaying the implementation of a tax on high-cost health insurance plans until 2018 -- On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Mar 25, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 186. (H.R. 4899) Passage of legislation providing $5.1 billion to aid communities affected by natural disasters, and $600 million for a summer youth jobs program Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 185. (H.R. 4899) Legislation providing $5.1 billion to aid communities affected by natural disasters, and $600 million for a summer youth jobs program -- On tabling (killing) an effort to appeal the chair's ruling that an amendment using funds from the economic stimulus law to pay for new spending in the disaster relief bill violated House rules Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 182. (H.R. 4849) Passage of legislation providing small businesses with tax incentives intended to spur job creation and expanding a bond program for infrastructure projects Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 181. (H.R. 4849) On an amendment to repeal a number of provisions in a major health care bill (including an annual limit on contributions to health flexible spending accounts) that was offered to legislation providing small businesses with tax incentives intended to spur job creation and expanding a bond program for infrastructure projects Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 179. (H.R. 4899) Legislation providing $5.1 billion to aid communities affected by natural disasters, and $600 million for a summer youth jobs program -- On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments to the bill Mar 24, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 173. (H.R. 4849) Legislation providing small businesses with tax incentives intended to spur job creation and expanding a bond program for infrastructure projects -- On a resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Mar 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 172. (H.R. 4849) Legislation providing small businesses with tax incentives intended to spur job creation and expanding a bond program for infrastructure projects -- On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Mar 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 167. (H.R. 4872) Passage of a bill making a number of changes to major health care legislation, including delaying the implementation of a tax on high-cost health insurance plans until 2018 Mar 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 166. (H.R. 4872) Legislation making changes to a major health care bill, including delaying the implementation of a tax on high-cost health insurance plans until 2018 -- On a "motion to recommit with instructions," or amendment to require tighter restrictions on insurance companies' coverage of abortion Mar 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 165. (H.R. 3590) On passage of legislation making major changes to the national health care system, including expanding health coverage to uninsured Americans Mar 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 163. (H.R. 3590, H.R. 4872) Legislation making major changes to the national health care system, including expanding health coverage to uninsured Americans -- On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments Mar 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 162. (H.R. 3590, H.R. 4872) Legislation making major changes to the national health care system, including expanding health coverage to uninsured Americans -- On bringing to a final vote the resolution setting a time limit for debate and prohibiting amendments Mar 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 160. (H.R. 3590, H.R. 4872) Legislation making major changes to the national health care system, including expanding health coverage to uninsured Americans -- On a "question of consideration," or determining whether the House would bring up the resolution allowing the chamber to debate the health care legislation Mar 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 159. (H.R. 3590, H.R. 4872) Legislation making major changes to the national health care system, including expanding health coverage to uninsured Americans -- On a "question of consideration," or determining whether the House would bring up the resolution allowing the chamber to debate the health care legislation Mar 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 132. (H. Res. 1194) A resolution "disapproving" of the manner in which Democratic leaders planned to bring up and vote on health care reform legislation -- On a motion to table (kill) the resolution Mar 18, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 130. (H. Res. 1190) On a resolution allowing the House to bring up legislation under a procedure that limits debate time and prohibits amendments -- and thus giving the Democratic leadership additional time to finalize plans to bring up major health care legislation Mar 18, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 129. (H. Res. 1190) On bringing to a final vote a resolution allowing the House to bring up legislation under a procedure that limits debate time and prohibits amendments -- and thus giving the Democratic leadership additional time to finalize plans to bring up major health care legislation Mar 18, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 90. (H.R. 2847) Passage of legislation intended to aid job creation through tax credits and highway construction funding Mar 04, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 88. (H.R. 2847) Legislation intended to aid job creation through tax credits and highway construction funding -- On the resolution setting a time limit for debate and determining which amendments could be offered to the bill Mar 04, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 87. (H.R. 2847) Legislation intended to aid job creation through tax credits and highway construction funding -- On bringing to a final vote a resolution outlining the terms for debate on the bill Mar 04, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 82. (H.R. 4247) Passage of legislation prohibiting abusive restraint and seclusion as a means of disciplining students Mar 03, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 78. (H.R. 4247) Legislation prohibiting abusive restraint and seclusion as a means of disciplining students -- On the resolution setting the terms for debate on the bill Mar 03, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 73. (H.R. 2701) Passage of legislation authorizing funding for U.S. intelligence agencies Feb 26, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 72. (H.R. 2701) Legislation authorizing funding for U.S. intelligence agencies -- On a motion to recommit with instructions Feb 26, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 69. (H.R. 2701) Legislation authorizing funding for U.S. intelligence agencies -- On an amendment to make a number of technical and substantive changes to the bill, including requiring a 15-year prison sentence for intelligence officials engaging in certain interrogation techniques, and imposing new record-keeping requirements for intelligence briefings provided to Congress Feb 26, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 59. Passage of legislation to establish a process by which the federal government would recognize a sovereign Native Hawaiian government Feb 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 58. (H.R. 2314) Legislation to establish a process by which the federal government would recognize a sovereign Native Hawaiian government -- On a substitute that would make a number of changes clarifications to the bill, including a provision requiring that that a U.S. attorney assist the new Native Hawaiian government in confronting legal challenges Feb 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 57. (H.R. 2314) Legislation to establish a process by which the federal government would recognize a sovereign Native Hawaiian government -- On an amendment stating that the bill would not exempta Native Hawaiian governing authority from complying with the equal protection clause of the 14th amendment to the United States Constitution. Feb 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 56. (H.R. 2314) Legislation to establish a process by which the federal government would recognize a sovereign Native Hawaiian government -- On an amendment that would require Hawaii voters approve the agreement establishing a Native Hawaiian government before the federal government grants it official recognition Feb 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 51. (H.R. 2314) Legislation to establish a process by which the federal government would recognize a sovereign Native Hawaiian government -- On the resolution outlining the terms for debate on the bill Feb 23, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 14. (H.R. 1065) On passage of legislation to ratify a water rights settlement agreement between the White Mountain Apache Tribe, the state of Arizona, and local governments Jan 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 13. (H.R. 3342) On passage of legislation to ratify a water rights settlement agreement between the Pueblos of Nambe, Pojoaque, San Ildefonso, and Tesuque; the state of New Mexico; and local governments Jan 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 12. (H.R. 3254) On passage of a bill to implement a water rights settlement between the Taos Pueblo Indian tribe and the state of New Mexico. Jan 21, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 9. (H. Res. 1017) Legislation to approve water rights settlements between state governments and Native American tribes -- on the resolution setting the terms for debate of the bills Jan 20, 2010.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
2009 Senate
Roll Call 396. (H.R. 3590) On passage of legislation making major changes in the national health care system Dec 24, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 395. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a motion to invoke cloture (bring debate to an end) on the legislation Dec 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 394. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on the Reid amendment removing a proposed HYPERLINK "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_insurance" \o "Health insurance" health insurance plan that would be offered by the federal government, and adding language to guarantee that federal funds are not used to pay for abortions. Dec 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 391. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a motion to table (kill) an appeal of a ruling; the ruling that had been appealed was that new spending provided in an amendment by Sen. Reid of Nevada was not subject to a point of order that preventing it from being offered Dec 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 390. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a motion to waive the provisions of the Congressional Budget Act as they apply to an amendment offered by Sen. Reid of Nevada Dec 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 389. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on whether to support a point of order that the mandate in the bill requiring Americans to purchase health insurance is unconstitutional Dec 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 388. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a motion to invoke cloture (bring debate to an end) on a procedural tactic of Sen. Reid of Nevada; that tactic had prevented the Republican minority from making changes in his amendment to the legislation Dec 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 387. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a procedural tactic by Sen. Reid of Nevada to prevent the Republican minority from making changes in his amendment to the legislation Dec 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 386. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a motion to table (kill) an amendment that had been offered by Sen. Reid of Nevada as a procedural tactic Dec 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 385. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a motion to invoke cloture (bring debate to an end) on an amendment offered by Sen. Reid of Nevada that made numerous significant additions and deletions to the legislation Dec 20, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 380. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a procedure by Senate Reid of Nevada to allow the Senate to vote on a cloture motion ending debate on an unrelated bill and return to consideration of the health care bill Dec 17, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 379. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on tabling (killing) a motion that would have prevented any new tax provisions from becoming effective until the actual start date of the programs the tax revenues support Dec 16, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 376. (H.R. 3590) Legislation making major changes in the national health care system - - on a motion to add language guaranteeing that people making less than $200,000 a year will not pay any more taxes as a result of the legislation. Dec 15, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 368. HR 3590. (Health care overhaul) Gregg of New Hampshire amendment that would prohibit anything that spends money or reduces revenues in a major heath insurance overhaul bill from being implemented until the provisions are certified not to raise the deficit/On agreeing to the amendment Dec 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 360. HR 3590. (Health care overhaul) Thune of South Dakota amendment that would have prohibited establishing a new voluntary insurance program for people with functional limitations/On agreeing to the amendment Dec 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 358. HR 3590. (Health care overhaul) Motion to restore $441 billion in cuts from certain Medicare programs/On agreeing to the amendment Dec 03, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 356. HR 3590. (Health care overhaul) Murkowski of Alaska amendment that would require insurers to consult with professional organizations when deciding when to cover preventative screening for women/On agreeing to the amendment Dec 03, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 355. HR 3590. (Health care overhaul) Mikulski of Maryland amendment that would require health insurance providers to cover preventative care and screening for women/On agreeing to the amendment Dec 03, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 353. HR 3590. (Health care overhaul) Motion to begin debate on a bill that would overhaul the health care system/On the motion Nov 21, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 351. S 1963. (Veterans’ family caregiver assistance) Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would require the bill’s costs to be paid for by reducing contributions to international organizations such as the United Nations/On agreeing to the amendment Nov 19, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 347. HR 3082. (Fiscal 2010 military construction and VA spending) Motion to kill an amendment that would prohibit funds in the bill from being used to construct or modify prisons in the U .S. to hold Guantanamo Bay detainees/On the motion Nov 17, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 335. HR 2847. (Fiscal 2010 Commerce, Justice and science spending) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill that funds the departments of Commerce and Justice and science spending in fiscal 2010/On the motion Nov 05, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 318. HR 2997. (Fiscal 2010 agriculture spending) On adopting a conference report on the fiscal 2010 Agriculture Department spending bill/On adopting the report Oct 08, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 316. HR 2847. (Fiscal 2010 Commerce-Justice-State spending) Motion to kill an amendment that would prohibit policing funds from going to police departments that don’t ask people about their immigration status/On agreeing to the amendment Oct 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 296. HR 2996. (Fiscal 2010 environment spending) Motion to kill an attempt to strike $4.3 billion in funding in the fiscal 2010 environment and Interior Department spending bill/On the motion Sep 24, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 287. HR 3288. (Fiscal 2010 transportation and housing spending bill) On passing a $122 billion bill that funds federal transportation and housing programs in fiscal 2010/On passing the bill Sep 17, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 280. HR 3288. (Fiscal 2010 transportation and housing spending bill) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would ensure enforcement of a requirement that adult residents of public housing projects do eight hours of community service monthly/On agreeing to the amendment Sep 16, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 270. HR 3435. (Car voucher funding) On passing a bill that would provide $2 billion for the Cash for Clunkers program/On passing the bill Aug 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 269. HR 3435. (Car voucher program) Motion to allow a bill to add money to the Cash for Clunkers program to retain its emergency funding designation/On the motion Aug 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 268. HR 3435. (Car voucher funding) Motion to preserve an amendment that would replace the current $8,000 first-time homebuyer tax credit with a new $15,000 principal residence tax credit/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 267. HR 3435. (Car voucher funding) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would prohibit the automobile bailout law from being expanded beyond Dec. 31, 2009/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 265. HR 3435. (Car voucher funding) Motion to preserve an amendment that seeks to prevent a deficit increase as a result of an increase for the Cash for Clunkers program/On the motion Aug 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 264. HR 3435. (Car voucher funding) Kyl of Arizona amendment that would end the Cash for Clunkers program on Aug. 8, 2009/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 263. HR 3435. (Car voucher funding) Motion to kill an amendment that would restrict eligibility for the “Cash for Clunkers” program/On the motion Aug 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 260. HR 2997. (Fiscal 2010 agriculture spending) Motion to preserve an amendment that would allow the federal government to purchase more surplus milk/On the motion Aug 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 259. HR 2997. (Fiscal 2010 agriculture spending) Motion to send the bill back to the Appropriations Committee to slash its funding/On the motion Aug 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 256. HR 2997. (Fiscal 2010 agriculture spending) McCain of Arizona amendment that would delete $17.5 million for the High Energy Cost Grant Program/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 03, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 253. HR 3357. (Solvency of federal trust funds) Motion to defeat a parliamentary maneuver against a bill that would keep the federal highway trust fund from running out of money /On the motion Jul 30, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 252. HR 3357. (Solvency of federal trust funds) Sessions of Alabama amendment that would take back unspent economic stimulus money and redirect it to highway spending/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 30, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 250. HR 3357. (Solvency of federal trust funds) Ensign of Nevada amendment that would use $7.5 billion in unspent economic stimulus funding to replenish the unemployment trust fund/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 30, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 249. HR 3357. (Solvency of federal trust funds) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would direct that money used for highway spending should come from unspent stimulus funding/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 30, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 227. HR 2892. (Fiscal 2010 homeland security spending) Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would require contracts and grants awarded by the Homeland Security Department be competitively bid/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 226. HR 2892. (Fiscal 2010 homeland security spending) Murray of Washington amendment that would stipulate that Homeland Security-related grants or contracts must be competitively bid unless the company is a small businesses or women and minority-owned business/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 225. HR 2892. (Fiscal 2010 homeland security spending) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would prohibit the Customs and Border Protection service from restricting the importation of prescription drugs from Canada/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 201. HR 2346 . (Fiscal 2009 supplemental spending) DeMint of South Carolina amendment that would strike increased funding to the International Monetary Fund/On agreeing to the amendment May 21, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 191. HR 627. (Credit card regulations) Motion to preserve an amendment that would limit the annual percentage rate applicable to credit cards to 15 percent/On the motion May 13, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 190. HR 627. (Credit card regulations) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would require credit card issuers to verify individuals’ identities before issuing a card/On agreeing to the amendment May 13, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 183. S 896. (Housing loans modification) Motion to preserve an amendment that would create a program to sell federal properties that were not being used/On the motion May 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 182. S 896. (Housing loans modification) Kerry of Massachusetts amendment that would allow tenants in foreclosed buildings remain in their homes for the duration of their leases, or for 90 days if they didn’t have a lease/On agreeing to the amendment May 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 178. S 896. (Housing loans modification) Corker of Tennessee amendment that would require lenders participating in mortgage modification programs to consider all mitigation efforts before they can qualify for protection from investor lawsuits/On agreeing to the amendment May 05, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 177. S 896. (Housing loans modification) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would establish that the Federal Housing Administration’s primary responsibility is to maintain its own solvency/On agreeing to the amendment May 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 174. S 896. (Housing loans modification) Durbin of Illinois amendment that would allow bankruptcy judges to reduce principal and interest rates on certain mortgages/On agreeing to the amendment Apr 30, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 165. S Con Res 13. (Fiscal 2010 budget resolution) Motion to instruct conferees on a budget resolution to insist that the measure limit the increase in public debt to an amount no greater than what was accumulated between 1789 and Jan. 20, 2009/On the motion Apr 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 163. S Con Res 13. (Fiscal 2010 budget resolution) Motion to instruct conferees on a budget resolution to insist that the final report allow for legislation to create new jobs in “clean technology” and other clean energy incentives/On the motion Apr 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 151. S Con Res 13. (Fiscal 2010 budget resolution) DeMint of South Carolina amendment that would allow for future legislation to reduce the impact of consumer product safety laws on businesses/On agreeing to the amendment Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 150. S Con Res 13. (Fiscal 2010 budget resolution) Sessions of Alabama amendment that would make it easier to defeat any funding bill that does not allocate $2.6 billion to construct a fence across the U.S.-Mexico border/On agreeing to the amendment Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 143. S Con Res 13. (Fiscal 2010 budget resolution) Bennett of Utah amendment that would allow for a reduction in future spending equal to the amount of money spent by the 2009 economic stimulus law/On agreeing to the amendment Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 140. S Con Res 13. (Fiscal 2010 budget resolution) Sanders of Vermont amendment that would allow for future legislation to establish a national usury law/On agreeing to the amendment Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 134. S Con Res 13. (Fiscal 2010 budget resolution) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would provide for the remaining mortgage buyout money be recovered, except for $100 billion/On agreeing to the amendment Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 133. S Con Res 13. (Fiscal 2010 budget resolution) Reed of Rhode Island amendment that would allow for legislation stipulating that the remaining money set aside by the stimulus law for mortgage relief would be used to help save homes and small businesses/On agreeing to the amendment Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 114. HR 1388. (National service programs) Motion to kill an amendment that would prohibit ACORN or any ACORN-affiliated organizations from receiving part of the bill's funding/On the motion Mar 26, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 93. HR 1105. (Fiscal 2009 spending) Motion to kill an amendment that would extend a voluntary program to determine if employees are legally able to work in the country/On the motion Mar 10, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 81. HR 1105. (Fiscal 2009 spending) Wicker of Mississippi amendment that would prohibit funds given to the UN Population Fund from going to organizations that promote certain kinds of abortion programs/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 05, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 77. Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would require a competitive process for grants and contracts funded under the bill/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 64. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) On adopting a bill that would allocate $787.2 billion in economic stimulus spending/On passing the bill Feb 13, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 63. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) Motion to preserve the emergency spending designation of an economic stimulus bill/On the motion Feb 13, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 61. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) On passing a bill that would provide $838 billion in tax cuts and economic stimulus spending/On passing the bill Feb 10, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 56. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would prohibit economic stimulus funds from going to the ACORN group/On agreeing to the amendment Feb 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 54. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) Grassley of Iowa amendment to change Medicaid assistance formulas to give each state a flat rate/On agreeing to the amendment Feb 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 51. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would prohibit funds from being used for a laundry list of projects Coburn considers wasteful spending/On agreeing to the amendment Feb 06, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 44. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) McCain amendment that would remove the economic stimulus bill’s “Buy American” requirements/On agreeing to the amendment Feb 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 42. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) Motion to preserve an amendment that would replace a tax credit with a reduction in the marginal tax rate/On the motion Feb 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 39. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) Thune of South Dakota amendment that would prohibit funding in the economic stimulus bill for any program not authorized prior to Feb. 1, 2009/On agreeing to the amendment Feb 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 37. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would delete $35 billion from the economic stimulus bill/On agreeing to the amendment Feb 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 33. HR 1. (Economic stimulus) Motion to preserve an amendment that would allocate an additional $25 billion for infrastructure projects/On the motion Feb 03, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 31. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) On passing a bill that would reauthorize the State Children’s Health Insurance Program and expand it significantly/On passing the bill Jan 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 29. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Bingaman of New Mexico amendment that would allow families more ways to expedite applications for the State Children’s Health Insurance Program/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 28. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would require the government to create a new program to provide private health insurance for certain children eligible for coverage under the State Children’s Health Insurance Program/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 26. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Hatch of Utah amendment that would allow states to include “an unborn child” in the definition of “low income children” for the purpose of eligibility in the State Children’s Health Insurance Program/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 25. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Motion to kill an amendment that would prohibit states from receiving State Children’s Health Insurance Program funds for covering families who earn above 300 percent of the federal poverty level/On the motion Jan 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 24. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would require states to pay subsidies to private health insurers if they want to expand State Children’s Health Insurance Program coverage above certain income levels/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 23. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Murkowski of Alaska amendment that would require states to develop plans to address the “crowding out” of lower income children by higher income children applying for State Children’s Health Insurance within 12 months/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 28, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 22. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Kyl of Arizona amendment that would require states to detail how they will limit allowing lower-income children seeking coverage under the State Children’s Health Insurance Program from being “crowded out” by those with higher incomes/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 28, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 21. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Roberts of Kansas amendment that would prohibit states from covering children under the State Children’s Health Insurance Program if their families earned above a certain amount of money/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 28, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 20. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) Motion to kill an amendment that would prohibit states that allow families earning more than 200 percent over the poverty level to participate in the State Children’s Health Insurance Program to qualify as a “shortfall state”/On the motion Jan 28, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 18. (H.R. 2) On the McConnell of Kentucky amendment offered to legislation that reauthorized and expanded the Children's Health Insurance Program. The amendment was designed to increase controls on the use of the program by individuals for whom it was not intended, and to prevent some states from extending the program to families with annual incomes above $70,000. Jan 28, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 16. (H.R. 2) On a motion to table (kill) an amendment offered by Sen. DeMint of South Carolina. The amendment would have required families with incomes exceeding 200 percent of the local poverty line to share in the cost of treating any family member enrolled in the Children's Health Insurance Program. Jan 27, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 14. (S.181) On passage of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009, which expanded the time allowed for bringing a wage discrimination suit. Jan 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 12. (S.181) On the motion to table (kill) the Isakson of Georgia Amendment offered to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009. The amendment would have limited the application of the Act to wage discrimination claims based on practices adopted on or after enactment of S.181. Jan 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 10. (S.181) On the motion to table (kill) the Enzi of Wyoming Amendment offered to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009. The amendment offered to this bill dealing with wage discrimination sought to clarify that only the individuals directly discriminated against would have standing to sue for back wages. Jan 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 9. (S.181) On the motion to table (kill) the Specter of Pennsylvania Amendment offered to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009. The amendment would have deleted the phrase “other practices” from the description in the bill of actions that could constitute wage discrimination. Jan 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 8. (S.181) On the motion to table (kill) the Specter of Pennsylvania Amendment offered to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009. The Specter Amendment would have clarified that employers still had available to them various defenses relating to the statute of limitations in wage discrimination suits. Jan 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 7. (S.181)On the Hutchison of Texas Amendment to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009. The amendment would have the changed the starting date for the statute of limitations in wage discrimination suits to the date that the employee knew, or had reason to suspect, that he or she was subject to a discriminatory wage. Jan 22, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 4. (S.181) Motion to impose cloture (a procedure that prevents a filibuster by limiting the amount of time the Senate can debate a bill), on the debate of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 Jan 15, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
2009 House of Representatives
Roll Call 991. (H.R. 2847) On passage of legislation redirecting funds previously used to bail out distressed major financial institutions to economic stimulus programs; the legislation also provided fiscal year 2010 funding for the Departments of Defense and Commerce, the Justice Department and various other government agencies Dec 16, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 964. (H.R. 4173) On the Schakowsky of Illinois amendment that required additional regulatory review of “reverse mortgage” lenders to protect senior citizens from abusive lending practices Dec 11, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 943. (H.R. 4213) On passage of legislation extending the tuition tax deduction, the R&D tax credit and several other tax reductions through the 2010 fiscal year Dec 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 942. (H.R. 4213) On legislation extending the tuition tax deduction, the R&D tax credit and several other tax reductions through the 2010 fiscal year - - on a motion to table (kill) the appeal of a ruling by the Speaker; the ruling was that a motion to add language reducing a proposed tax increase on certain interest generated by businesses was not in order Dec 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 940. (H.Res. 955) Legislation extending the tuition tax deduction, the R&D tax credit and several other tax reductions through the 2010 fiscal year - - on the resolution setting the terms for debating the legislation Dec 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 939. (H.Res. 955) Legislation extending the tuition tax deduction, the R&D tax credit and several other tax reductions through the 2010 fiscal year - - on a motion to move to an immediate vote on the resolution setting the terms for debating the legislation Dec 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 887. On passage of major health care legislation designed to provide coverage for all Americans, to expand the coverage of those currently with insurance, and to restrain the continued growth of health costs Nov 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 885. (H.R.3962): On the Boehner of Ohio amendment, which included the Republican alternative to the major health care legislation supported by the Democratic majority. Nov 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 884. On the Stupak of Michigan amendment prohibiting abortion coverage in any health insurance plan offered by the federal government, and also prohibiting any federal subsidies from going to pay for insurance policies that provide abortion coverage Nov 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 882. (H.Res. 903): Major health care legislation designed to provide coverage for all Americans, to expand the coverage of those currently with insurance, and to restrain the continued growth of health costs - - on the resolution setting the terms for debating the legislation Nov 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 881. (H.Res. 903): Major health care legislation designed to provide coverage for all Americans, to expand the coverage of those currently with insurance, and to restrain the continued growth of health costs - - on the motion to bring the resolution setting the terms for debating the legislation to an immediate vote Nov 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 826. (H.R. 2996): On passage of legislation containing the fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of the Interior and for environmental agencies Oct 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 824. (H.Res.876): Legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of the Interior and for environmental agencies - - on the resolution setting the terms for debating the agreement reached by representatives of the House and Senate Oct 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 823. (H.Res. 876): Legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of the Interior and for environmental agencies - - on a motion to move to an immediate vote on the resolution setting the terms for debating the agreement reached by representatives of the House and Senate Oct 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 761. (H.R. 2997) On passage of the conference report containing the agreement between the House and Senate providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration Oct 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 757. (H.Res. 799) The conference report containing the agreement between the House and Senate on the legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration - - on the resolution setting the terms for debating the legislation Oct 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 756. (H.Res. 799) The conference report containing the agreement between the House and Senate on the legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration - - on a motion to move immediately to a vote on the resolution setting the terms for debating the legislation Oct 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 742. (H.R. 2997) The conference report containing the agreement between the House and Senate on the legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration - - on a motion to instruct the House representatives to the conference not to agree to a final version unless it is made available to them 72 hours before they vote on it Sep 29, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 735. (H. Res. 766) A bill to maintain the 2010 premium payments, for the portion of Medicare that covers physicians? services, home health care services, and many outpatient services, at their 2009 levels - - on a resolution permitting the House to debate the bill under procedures that would not allow amendments to be offered to it Sep 24, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 719. (H.R.3221) On final passage of legislation providing that all new federal student loans be originated directly by the federal government rather than by private lenders issuing federally-guaranteed loans; the bill also authorized a new multi-billion-dollar federal construction program for K-12 schools, and for community colleges, and expanded federal student assistance grants and aid to historically black colleges. Sep 17, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 718. (H.R.3221) The Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009 - - on a motion to send the bill back to committee to add language prohibiting any of its funds being awarded to ACORN, a nation-wide association of community organizations focused on housing and voter registration Sep 17, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 682. (H.R. 3435) On passage of a bill that provided two billion dollars in additional funding for the “Cash for Clunkers” program; that program provided cash rebates of a few thousand dollars each to consumers to encourage them to trade-in their old gas guzzling cars for new ones that get better gas mileage Jul 31, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 643. (H.R. 3293) On the Pence of Indiana amendment, which would have prohibited any family planning and preventive health services funds from being awarded to the Planned Parenthood organization   Jul 24, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 640. (H. Res. 673) Legislation providing 2010 fiscal year funding for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education -- on agreeing to the resolution setting the terms for debate of the bill Jul 24, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 637. (H.R.3288) On passage of the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funding bill for the Departments of Housing and Urban Development, and Transportation Jul 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 636. (H.R.3288) Legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Departments of Housing and Urban Development, and Transportation - - on a motion to send the bill back to committee to reduce all spending figures to the amounts requested by the Obama Administration Jul 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 620. (H.R. 3288) On the Hensarling of Texas amendment, which would have eliminated $250 million in funding from a HUD program that provides grants to local housing authorities to construct, rehabilitate and transform distressed public housing units into mixed-income communities Jul 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 617. (H.Res. 669) Legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development - - on the resolution setting the terms for debating the bill Jul 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 584. (H.R. 3183) On the Flake of Arizona amendment that would have eliminated a $500,000 earmark for researching ethanol at Arkansas State University from the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funds for energy and water development. Jul 17, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 527. (H. Res, 622) Legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funds for the Department of Veterans Affairs - - on the resolution setting the terms for consideration of the bill Jul 10, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 526. (H. Res, 622) Legislation providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of Veterans Affairs - - on whether the House should move to an immediate vote on the resolution setting the terms for consideration of the bill Jul 10, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 520. (H.R. 3081) On the Culberson of Texas amendment reducing fiscal year 2010 funding for international political, military and economic organizations, including the U.N., back to their fiscal year 2009 levels. Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 518. (H.R. 3081) On the Stearns of Florida amendment to the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funds for the State Department; the amendment would have reduced funding for the Peace Corps by $76,560,000 to match the President's request. Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 517. (H.R. 3081) On the Buyer of Indiana amendment to the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funds for the State Department; the amendment would have reduced funding for diplomatic and consular programs, global health efforts and the Agency for International Development back to their fiscal year 2009 levels. Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 516. (H.R. 3081) On the Lowey of New York amendment making a number of changes to the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funds for the State Department. The most significant of the changes increased international safe water and sanitation programs by $25 million, and restricted foreign military financing to Sri Lanka. Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 510. (H. R. 2997) On passage of the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funds for the Department of Agriculture, rural development, and the Food and Drug Administration and related agencies. Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 508. (H. R. 2997) On the Kingston of Georgia Amendment, which would have prohibited any money in the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of Agriculture and rural programs from being used for rural broadband loan and loan guarantee programs before September 15, 2010. Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 506. (H. R. 2997) On the Flake of Arizona Amendment, which would have eliminated $1,000,000 earmarked for the Agriculture Energy Innovation Center in Georgia Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 504. (H. R. 2997) On the Campbell of California Amendment, which would have eliminated $235,000, earmarked for the National Institute of Food and Agriculture research and education activities on specialty crops in Indiana Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 502. (H. R. 2997) On the Blackburn of Tennessee Amendment that would have reduced overall discretionary spending by 5% in the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration Jul 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 475. (H. R. 2996) On final passage of the bill providing fiscal year 2010 funding for the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies. Jun 26, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 473. (H. R. 2996) On the Campbell of California amendment, which would have eliminated $1 million that had been earmarked for a project of the Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation in San Francisco, California. Jun 26, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 468. (H. R. 2996) On the Jordan of Ohio amendment, which would have reduced the overall spending in the bill providing funding for the 2010 fiscal year for the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies back to the fiscal year 2008 level. Jun 26, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 449. (H.R.2892) Legislation providing 2010 fiscal year funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security - - on the motion to send the bill back to committee with instructions to add $50 million for the Internet-based system that determines whether a newly hired employee is an illegal immigrant Jun 24, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 442. (H.R.2892) On the King of Iowa amendment explicitly prohibiting the Department of Homeland Security from hiring illegal immigrants Jun 24, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 391. (H.R.2847) On a roll call vote, resulting from a delaying procedure by the Republican minority; the vote was on whether the House should reconsider its previous approval of the Moore of Wisconsin amendment, which moved $4,000,000 in the fiscal year 2010 appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice to the Violence Against Women and Prevention Prosecution Programs. Jun 18, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 359. (H.R.2847) On the Hensarling of Texas amendment which would have ended funding for the Legal Services Corporation Jun 18, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 328. (H.R.2410) On passage of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act providing funding for foreign diplomatic and political operations in the 2010 and 2011 fiscal years Jun 10, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 320. (H.R. 2410) On the Berman of California Amendment, which made a wide range of changes to the bill providing funding for foreign relations operations in the 2010 and 2011 fiscal years Jun 10, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 314. (H.R. 2751) On passage of the “Cash for Clunkers'' bill, providing cash incentives to consumers who trade in their old, energy-inefficient vehicles Jun 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 310. (H.R. 626) On passage of legislation providing federal employees with 4 paid weeks of parental leave Jun 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 309. (H.R. 626) Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act - - on a motion to add a provision that would terminate the Act if the federal deficit at the end of any fiscal year exceeded $500 billion Jun 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 308. (H.R. 626) On the Issa of California Amendment, which would have placed significant restrictions on the use of parental paid leave by federal employees. Jun 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 297. (H.R. 31) On passage of a bill extending federal recognition to the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina. Jun 03, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 296. (H.R. 31) Legislation extending federal recognition to the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina - - a motion to add language requiring the Secretary of the Interior to verify that members of the Lumbee Tribe are descendants of coastal North Carolina tribes Jun 03, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 295. (H.Res. 490)Legislation extending federal recognition to the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, the Chickahominy Indian Tribe-Eastern Division, the Upper Mattaponi Tribe, the Rappahannock Tribe, Inc., the Monacan Indian Nation, and the Nansemond Indian Tribe - - on the resolution setting the terms for debate of the bill Jun 03, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 275. (H.Res.457) The Job Creation Through Entrepreneurship Act of 2009 expanding access to business counseling, training and networking to small business owners - - on the resolution setting the terms for debate of the bill May 20, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 274. (H.Res. 457) Legislation expanding access to business counseling, training and networking to small business owners - - on a moving to an immediate vote on the resolution setting the terms for debate of the bill. May 20, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 242. (H.R. 1729) On passage of legislation was designed to help ensure that lenders only make loans that borrowers will be able to repay May 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 241. On the McHenry of North Carolina amendment to exempt “high-cost mortgage loans” from the coverage of the bill designed to help ensure that lenders only make loans that borrowers will be able to repay May 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 240. (H.R. 1728) On the Price of Georgia amendment that would have required the Federal Reserve Board to certify that legislation, designed to help ensure that lenders only make loans borrowers will be able to repay, will not reduce the availability or increase the price of credit for qualified mortgages. May 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 239. (H.R. 1728)On the Hensarling of Texas amendment that would have deleted the provisions in the Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act that make those who either purchase mortgages after they are originated, or package them into securities, liable for deceptive practices engaged in during the original marketing of the mortgage loan May 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 237. (H.Res. 406) A bill to help ensure that lenders only make loans that borrowers will be able to repay - - on a resolution setting the terms for continued consideration of the bill May 07, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 192. (H.Con. Res. 85) On passage of the fiscal year 2010 budget resolution. Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 191. (H.Con. Res. 85) On approval of the fiscal year 2010 budget proposed by the Republican minority Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 190. (H.Con. Res. 85) On approval of the fiscal year 2010 budget proposed by the Congressional Black Caucus Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 189. (H.Con. Res. 85) On approval of the fiscal year 2010 budget proposed by the Republican Study Committee Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 188. (H.Con. Res. 85) On approval of the fiscal year 2010 budget proposed by the Congressional Progressive Caucus Apr 02, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 104. (H.R.1106) On passage of a bill designed to prevent mortgage foreclosures and increase the availability of mortgage credit. Mar 05, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 103. (H.R. 1106) On a motion to send back to committee a bill designed to prevent mortgage foreclosures and increase the availability of mortgage credit. Mar 05, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 100. (H.R. 1106) On the Lofgren of California amendment to expand the ability of bankruptcy judges to adjust home mortgages, which was offered to a bill designed to prevent mortgage foreclosures and increase the availability of mortgage credit. Mar 05, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 97. (H. Res. 205) Legislation intended to reduce the number of mortgage foreclosures and increase the availability of mortgage credit - - on passage of the resolution setting the terms for debate of the bill Mar 05, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 89. (H.Res. 190) Legislation designed to slow home foreclosures and revive the housing market during the severe economic downturn - - on the resolution setting the terms for debating the legislation Feb 26, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 88. (H.Res. 190) Legislation designed to slow home foreclosures and revive the housing market during the severe economic downturn - - on the motion to bring the resolution setting the terms for considering the legislation to an immediate vote Feb 26, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 72. H.R.911 To establish the first set of national standards for private and public teenage residential treatment programs. Feb 23, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 70. (H.R. 1) On passage of the legislation funding the economic stimulus package developed in response to the severe economic downturn of 2008-2009. Feb 13, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 68. (H.R. 1) Legislation funding the economic stimulus package developed in response to the severe economic downturn of 2008 and 2009 - - on a procedural vote to determine whether the House should take up the bill Feb 13, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 67. (H. Res, 168) Legislation funding the economic stimulus package developed in response to the severe economic downturn of 2008 and 2009 - - on the rule providing for the terms under which the House could debate the bill Feb 13, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 66. (H.Res. 168) Legislation funding the economic stimulus package developed in response to the severe economic downturn of 2008 and 2009 - - on the procedural question of whether the House should immediately vote on the resolution permitting it to debate the bill Feb 13, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 52. The Digital Television Delay Act (S.352)/On Passage. Feb 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 51. The Digital Television Delay Act (S.352)/Motion to recommit with instructions to retain the effective date for conversion to all-digital television for the portion of the broadcasting spectrum in or near that to be used by first responders. Feb 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 50. The Children’s Health Insurance Program-SCHIP (H.R.2)/Vote to agree to accept amendments the Senate made in the bill which expands insurance coverage to children and pregnant women. Feb 04, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 45. H.R.1. Economic stimulus /Motion to recommit with instructions to add $60 billion in additional highway and water project funding, and to eliminate $164 billion in other funding. Jan 28, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 36. S 181. (Wage discrimination) Motion to send the bill back to the Education and Labor Committee for reworking/On the motion Jan 27, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 33. H Res 87. (Wage discrimination) Providing for consideration of a bill modifying time limits for filing wage discrimination lawsuits (S 181)/On passing the bill Jan 27, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 32. H Res 87. (Wage discrimination) Providing for consideration of a bill modifying time limits for filing wage discrimination lawsuits (S 181)/On ordering the previous question Jan 27, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 26. HR 384. (Mortgage-backed securities buyout conditions) On passing a bill to set certain conditions on the use of $350 billion allocated to buy certain mortgage assets/On passing the bill Jan 21, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 21. HR 384. (Mortgage-backed securities buyout conditions) Bachmann of Minnesota amendment that would eliminate proposed changes to and additional funding for a homeowners program/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 15, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 20. HR 384. (Mortgage-backed securities buyout conditions) Hensarling of Texas amendment that would remove the authority for the Treasury Department to attend meetings of the board of directors of institutions receiving bailout money /On agreeing to the amendment Jan 15, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 19. HR 384. (Mortgage-backed securities buyout conditions) Frank of Massachusetts amendment that would require some bailout money to be committed for foreclosure mitigation/On agreeing to the amendment Jan 15, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 17. H Res 53. (Mortgage-backed securities buyout conditions) Providing for consideration of a bill that would set new conditions on the use of money to purchase mortgage assets (HR 384)/On passing the bill Jan 14, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 16. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance) On passing a bill that would authorize the State Children’s Health Insurance Program at $60 billion/On passing the bill Jan 14, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 15. HR 2. (Children’s health insurance program) Motion to rewrite a State Children’s Health Insurance Program bill to authorize the program for longer but require more eligibility hurdles for certain applicants/On the motion Jan 14, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 14. H Res 52. (Children’s health insurance program) Providing for consideration of a bill that would provide funding for the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) (HR 2)/On passing the bill Jan 14, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 9. HR 11. (Wage discrimination) On passing a bill that would extend the time in which employees could sue for wage discrimination/On passing the bill Jan 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 8. HR 12. (Pay equality) On passing a bill that would make it easier for workers to challenge wage discrimination/On passing the bill Jan 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 7. HR 12. (Pay equality) Motion to rewrite a pay equality bill to stipulate that employers found liable of pay discrimination would not have to compensate certain legal fees/On the motion Jan 09, 2009.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
2008 Senate
Roll Call 127. HR 980. (Public safety employees bill) Motion to kill an amendment that would increase military education benefits/On the motion May 14, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 111. S 1315. (Veterans benefits bill) Burr of North Carolina amendment that would delete a provision requiring $221 million in new pension benefits for WWII-era veterans of Filipino extraction/On agreeing to the amendment Apr 24, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 110. HR 2831. (Wage discrimination bill) Motion to bring debate to a close on a procedural motion/On the motion Apr 23, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 80. S Con Res 70. (Fiscal 2009 budget resolution) Boxer of California amendment that would allow for future legislation to make pregnant women eligible for coverage under the State Children’s Health Insurance Program/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 13, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 69. S Con Res 70. (Fiscal 2009 budget resolution) Motion to kill an amendment to restrict funding from going to localities that restrict law enforcement from inquiring about immigrants’ citizenship status/On the motion Mar 13, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 65. S Con Res 70. (Fiscal 2009 budget resolution) DeMint of South Carolina amendment that would allow for legislation to prohibit borrowing from the Social Security trust fund to finance other programs/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 13, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 64. S Con Res 70. (Fiscal 2009 budget resolution) Sanders of Vermont amendment that would allow an increase in funding for social programs/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 13, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 60. S Con Res 70. (Fiscal 2009 budget resolution) Sessions of Alabama amendment that would allow for an increase in border security and immigration enforcement/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 13, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 59. S Con Res 70. (Fiscal 2009 budget resolution) Menendez of New Jersey amendment that would allow for increased border security and immigration enforcement/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 13, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 54. S Con Res 70. (Fiscal 2009 budget resolution) Dorgan of North Dakota amendment that would allow an increase of $1 billion for Native American health/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 13, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 51. S Con Res 70. (Fiscal 2009 budget resolution) Conrad of North Dakota amendment that would allow for future legislation to repeal an increase in Social Security income tax benefits/On agreeing to the amendment Mar 13, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 37. S 2663. (Consumer Product Safety Commission overhaul) Motion to kill an amendment that would overhaul the Consumer Product Safety Commission/On the motion Mar 04, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 35. HR 3221. (Renewable energy standards) Motion to begin debating an energy efficiency bill upon which the Democratic leadership wanted to attach unrelated mortgage language/On the cloture motion Feb 28, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 30. S 1200. (Indian health care reauthorization) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would prohibit funds from being used to pay for abortions/On agreeing to the amendment Feb 26, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 25. HR 5140. (Economic stimulus package) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill intended to stimulate the U.S. economy/On the cloture motion Feb 14, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 8. HR 5140. (Economic stimulus package) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill intended to stimulate the U.S. economy/On the cloture motion Feb 06, 2008.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
2007 Senate
Roll Call 383. HR 3043. (Fiscal 2008 Labor-Health-Education appropriations) Enzi of Wyoming amendment that would prohibit changes to the funding formulas for certain HIV/AIDS programs/On agreeing to the amendment Oct 23, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 370. HR 3093. (Fiscal 2008 Commerce-Justice-Science appropriations) Motion to kill an amendment that would prohibit localities that do not share information on illegal immigrants with federal agencies from receiving certain law enforcement funds/On the motion Oct 16, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 353. HR 976. (State children’s health insurance reauthorization) Motion to clear a bill for President Bush’s signature that would reauthorize and expand the State Children’s Health Insurance Program/On the motion Sep 27, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 352. HR 976. (State children’s health insurance reauthorization) Motion to bring debate to a close on a bill that would reauthorize and expand the State Children’s Health Insurance Program/On the motion Sep 27, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 324. HR 2764. (Fiscal 2008 State-Foreign Operations Appropriations) Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would bar certain funds from going to the World Bank’s malaria programs/On agreeing to the amendment Sep 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 319. HR 2764. (Fiscal 2008 state and foreign operations appropriations), Boxer of California amendment to repeal a statute that bars international aid groups that perform or promote abortions from receiving federal funds/On the amendment Sep 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 312. HR 2642. (Fiscal 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations) Motion to kill an amendment that would allow the VA to transfer, sell or lease property owned by a veterans hospital in Los Angeles/On the motion Sep 05, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 307. HR 976. SCHIP (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) - Final passage of a bill that would reauthorize the State Children’s Health Insurance Program at $60.2 billion over five years/On passage of the bill Aug 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 306. HR 976. (Small business tax breaks and children's health insurance), motion to preserve increased funding for children's health insurance programs/On the motion Aug 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 305. HR 976. SCHIP (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) - DeMint of South Carolina amendment that would allow people to buy health insurance from insurers licensed in another state/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 301. HR 976. SCHIP (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) - Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would disallow coverage under SCHIP for families with access to employer-sponsored health plans/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 300. HR 976. SCHIP (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) - Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would require states to subsidize employer-offered insurance programs for families whose incomes are 200 percent above the poverty level/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 299. HR 976. SCHIP (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) - Kyl of Arizona amendment that would prohibit the SCHIP reauthorization bill from taking effect until the government certified it would not reduce private health insurance coverage/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 298. HR 976. (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) Thune of South Dakota amendment that would prohibit families from receiving health coverage under SCHIP if they are subject to the alternative minimum tax/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 297. HR 976. (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) Ensign of Nevada amendment that would prevent non-pregnant adults to be covered under SCHIP unless 95% of low-income children were also covered/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 292. HR 976. (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) Kerry of Massachusetts amendment that would increase authorization for the State Children’s Health Insurance Program by $15 billion/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 01, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 291. HR 976. (State Children’s Health Insurance Program) Lott of Mississippi amendment that would increase health care coverage for children, but decrease it for non-pregnant adults/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 01, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 290. HR 976. (State Children’s Health Insurance Program reauthorization) Motion to kill an amendment that would limit states’ ability to cover children under the State Children’s Health Insurance Program for certain families/On the motion Aug 01, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 288. HR 976. (State children’s health insurance program reauthorization) Gregg of New Hampshire amendment that would limit coverage under the State Children’s Health Insurance Program for anyone other than low-income children or pregnant women/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 01, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 287. HR 976. (State children’s health insurance program reauthorization) Ensign of Nevada amendment that would establish a disease prevention and research trust fund/On agreeing to the amendment Aug 01, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 286. HR 976. (State children’s health insurance program reauthorization) Allard of Colorado amendment that would require states to use a family’s gross income to determine eligibility for the State Children’s Health Insurance Program/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 31, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 273. S 1642. (Higher education reauthorization) Amendment by Brown of Ohio that would require the Secretary of Education to create a supplemental higher education loan program/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 23, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 266. HR 2669. (Student loans reconciliation) Procedural question on whether to increase the cap on certain visas, particularly for immigrants with graduate degrees/On the motion Jul 19, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 263. HR 2669. (Student loans reconciliation) Procedural question on whether to require proof of legal residency in order for naturalized citizens to claim certain work time for the purposes of Social Security/On the motion Jul 19, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 262. HR 2669. (Student loans reconciliation) Procedural question on whether to prohibit illegal immigrants from qualifying for Social Security/On the motion Jul 19, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 256. HR 2669. (Student loans reconciliation) Amendment by Nelson of Nebraska that would reduce the bill's proposed subsidy cuts to for-profit lenders/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 19, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 255. HR 2669. (Student loans reconciliation) Amendment by Kennedy of Massachusetts that would increase funding for the new Promise grant program for the poorest college students/On agreeing to the amendment Jul 19, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 253. HR 2669. (Student loans reconciliation) Motion to begin debating a bill to redirect subsidies given to student loan lenders into financial aid for students/On the motion Jul 18, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 235. S 1639. (Immigration overhaul) Motion to end debate on a bill that would overhaul U.S. immigration policies/On the cloture motion Jun 28, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 231. S 1639. (Immigration overhaul) Motion to kill an amendment that would prohibit certain visa recipients from receiving a green card/On the motion Jun 27, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 229. S 1639. (Immigration overhaul) Motion to defeat an amendment that would require immigrants to leave the country before receiving a new visa/On the motion Jun 27, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 223. CLEAN Energy Act (H.R. 6), Sen. Max Baucus (D-N.M.) amendment to add tax incentives to promote the development of renewable energy and require utility companies to generate more power from cleaner fuels/Motion to invoke cloture Jun 21, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 206. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Motion to limit debate on the measure/On the motion Jun 07, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 204. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Motion to limit debate on the measure/On the motion Jun 07, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 203. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Motion to limit debate on the measure/On the motion Jun 07, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 202. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Coburn of Oklahoma amendment that would require the completion of several border initiatives, including a 700-mile fence/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 07, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 201. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Dorgan of North Dakota amendment that would put an end date on a new temporary worker visa program/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 200. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Obama of Illinois amendment that would put an end date on a new merit-based system for permanent U.S. residency/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 199. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Vitter of Louisiana amendment that would require full implementation of the US-VISIT system/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 198. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Inhofe of Oklahoma amendment that would declare English the national language of the U.S./On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 197. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Salazar of Colorado amendment that would declare English the "common language" of the U.S./On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 195. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Motion to allow an amendment by Clinton of New York that would expand the definition of "immediate relative" in the context of visa applications/On the motion Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 194. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Kyl of Arizona amendment that would modify the cutoff date for backlogged green card applications/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 193. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Motion to allow an amendment by Menendez of New Jersey that would modify the cutoff date for backlogged green card applications/On the motion Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 192. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Sessions of Alabama amendment that would clarify that illegal immigrants may not qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 191. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Reid of Nevada amendment that would clarify that illegal immigrants may not qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 190. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Cornyn of Texas amendment that would allow federal agencies to share information provided by immigrants who apply for certain visas/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 189. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Bingaman of New Mexico amendment that would remove a requirement that immigrants leave the country before they can renew a visa/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 188. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Amendment by DeMint of South Carolina that would require people obtaining a new "Z visa" to secure health insurance coverage/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 187. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Amendment by Cornyn of Texas that would expand the list of crimes that can prevent illegal aliens from receiving applying for legal immigration/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 186. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Amendment by Kennedy of Massachusetts that would expand the list of crimes that can disqualify illegal aliens from applying for legal immigration/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 06, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 184. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Amendment by McConnell of Kentucky that would require government-issued photo identification in order to vote in a federal election/On agreeing to the amendment Jun 05, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 178. S 1348. (Immigration overhaul) Amendment by Dorgan of North Dakota that would put an end date on the temporary guest worker visa program/On agreeing to the amendment May 24, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Conservative
Roll Call 172. S Con Res 21. (Fiscal 2008 budget resolution) Vote on final passage of the budget resolution conference report/On the conference report May 17, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 160. Title:S Con Res 21. (Fiscal 2008 budget resolution), Conrad of North Dakota motion to instruct conferees to allow for the extension of certain tax cuts/On the motion May 09, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 150. S 1082 (Food and Drug Administration overhaul) Motion to end debate on an amendment by Dorgan of North Dakota allowing prescription drugs to be imported from overseas/On the cloture motion May 03, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive
Roll Call 148. S 1082. (Food and Drug Administration overhaul) Allard of Colorado amendment on exclusive drug patent agreements for pharmaceutical companies/On agreeing to the amendment May 02, 2007.
N = Progressive
Y = Conservative
Progressive