H.R. 3074 - Making Appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies for the Fis

Budgets. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in both the House and Senate. 
Amendments:
117 proposed amendments. 43 accepted. 32 rejected. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on September 12, 2007.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 88 voted NO: 7
5 voted present/not voting

Making Appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies for the Fis

H.R. 3074 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2008
  • Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2008
Sponsor
John W. Olver
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Budgets
    • AIDS (Disease)
    • Access to airports
    • Accident insurance
    • Administrative fees
    • Age and employment
    • Aged
    • Agriculture
    • Air traffic
    • Air travel
    • Aircraft pilots
    • Airline employees
    • Airline passenger traffic
    • Airports
    • Alaska
    • Alcohol as fuel
    • Alien labor
    • Apartment houses
    • Appropriations
    • Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board
    • Architecture and the disabled
    • Armed forces
    • Authorization
    • Aviation safety
    • Avionics
    • Block grants
    • Boundaries
    • Building construction
    • Business
    • Buy American
    • California
    • Capital investments
    • Civil liberties
    • Civil rights
    • Coal
    • Colonias
    • Community development
    • Condominium (Housing)
    • Congress
    • Congressional investigations
    • Congressional reporting requirements
    • Cooperative housing
    • Cost accounting
    • Criminal justice
    • Defense policy
    • Delaware
    • Department of Housing and Urban Development
    • Department of Transportation
    • Disabled
    • District of Columbia
    • Education
    • Electronic government information
    • Eminent domain
    • Employee rights
    • Energy
    • Energy conservation
    • Environmental protection
    • Ex-offenders
    • Executive departments
    • Fair housing
    • Families
    • Federal Maritime Commission
    • Federal aid to housing
    • Federal aid to transportation
    • Federal employees
    • Federal home loan banks
    • Federally-guaranteed loans
    • Finance
    • Flight training
    • Fraud
    • Government National Mortgage Association
    • Government contractors
    • Government corporations
    • Government employees
    • Government information
    • Government paperwork
    • Government procurement
    • Government publicity
    • Government securities
    • Government travel
    • Governmental investigations
    • Hazardous substances
    • Higher education
    • Highway finance
    • Home equity conversion
    • Home ownership
    • Homeless
    • Housing
    • Housing authorities
    • Housing finance
    • Housing for the aged
    • Housing for the disabled
    • Housing management
    • Housing subsidies
    • Illegal aliens
    • Illinois
    • Immigration
    • Income tax
    • Indian housing
    • Indians
    • Infrastructure
    • Infrastructure (Economics)
    • Inspectors general
    • Interstate highway system
    • Iowa
    • Job training
    • Labor
    • Landlord and tenant
    • Latin America
    • Law
    • Lead
    • Leases
    • Legal services
    • Liability (Law)
    • Lighting
    • Local laws
    • Low-income housing
    • Lumber trade
    • Marine transportation
    • Maryland
    • Mass rapid transit
    • Medical care
    • Medicine
    • Methane
    • Metropolitan areas
    • Mexico
    • Military personnel
    • Minorities
    • Mississippi
    • Mortgage banks
    • Mortgage guaranty insurance
    • Mortgage interest rates
    • Motor buses
    • Motor vehicle registration
    • Motor vehicle safety
    • National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak)
    • National Transportation Safety Board
    • Natural resources
    • Navigational aids (Aeronautics)
    • Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation
    • Nevada
    • New Jersey
    • New Mexico
    • New York City
    • New York State
    • Nonprofit organizations
    • North Carolina
    • Pedestrians
    • Pennsylvania
    • Physical examinations
    • Pipelines
    • Policy sciences
    • Politics and government
    • Prosecution
    • Public contracts
    • Public housing
    • Public utility rates
    • Radar
    • Railroad commuting traffic
    • Railroad engineering
    • Railroad freight operations
    • Railroad passenger traffic
    • Railroad safety
    • Railroads
    • Recycling of waste products
    • Refuse and refuse disposal
    • Relocation
    • Rental housing
    • Reprogramming of appropriated funds
    • Rescission of appropriated funds
    • Research and development facilities
    • Residential rehabilitation
    • Retirement age
    • Right of privacy
    • Road construction
    • Rural affairs
    • Safety measures
    • Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation
    • Salaries
    • Science policy
    • Secondary mortgage market
    • Social services
    • Solid wastes
    • State and local government
    • Stocks
    • Student aid
    • Students
    • Subsidies
    • Subways
    • Tax evasion
    • Tax returns
    • Taxation
    • Technological innovations
    • Technology
    • Terminals (Transportation)
    • Terrorism
    • Texas
    • Toll roads
    • Trade
    • Transfer of employees
    • Transportation
    • Transportation engineering
    • Transportation of hazardous substances
    • Transportation research
    • Transportation safety
    • Travel costs
    • Trucking
    • Trucks
    • Tunnels
    • Urban affairs
    • Urban transportation
    • User charges
    • Veterans
    • Veterans' employment
    • Waste in government spending
    • Weather forecasting
    • Welfare
    • Welfare eligibility
    • Wheat
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced7/18/2007
    Referred to Committee
    Amendments (117 proposed)
    Passed House7/25/2007
    Passed Senate9/12/2007
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Hastings (FL) amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.7/24/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseAmendment 2 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    201 voted YES 217 voted NO 18 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 3 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    110 voted YES 308 voted NO 18 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 4 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    94 voted YES 328 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 5 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    104 voted YES 312 voted NO 20 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 7 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    121 voted YES 300 voted NO 15 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Flake amendment (A021) Failed by voice vote.7/24/2007DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the DeFazio amendment (A028) Agreed to by voice vote.7/24/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Miller, Gary amendment (A029) Agreed to by voice vote.7/24/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Harman amendment Agreed to by voice vote.7/24/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Peterson (PA) amendment (A033) Agreed to by voice vote.7/24/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseAmendment 9 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    116 voted YES 307 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 14 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    139 voted YES 283 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 15 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    87 voted YES 335 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 17 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    68 voted YES 356 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 18 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    69 voted YES 352 voted NO 15 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 22 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    81 voted YES 342 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 23 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    77 voted YES 347 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 24 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    268 voted YES 158 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 25 to H.R. 30747/24/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    65 voted YES 360 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Walberg amendment (A039) Agreed to by voice vote.7/24/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A040) Agreed to by voice vote.7/24/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A041) Agreed to by voice vote.7/24/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A044) Agreed to by voice vote.7/25/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A045) Agreed to by voice vote.7/25/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseAmendment 28 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    97 voted YES 327 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 29 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    86 voted YES 338 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 32 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment PASSED the House
    362 voted YES 63 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 33 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    133 voted YES 292 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 34 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    177 voted YES 250 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 35 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    198 voted YES 229 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 36 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    142 voted YES 283 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 40 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    148 voted YES 278 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseAmendment 20 to H.R. 30747/25/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
    207 voted YES 220 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Shays amendment (A011) Failed by voice vote.7/25/2007DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 20087/25/2007This motion DID NOT PASS the House
    201 voted YES 220 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 20087/25/2007This bill PASSED the House
    268 voted YES 153 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Turner amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.7/25/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2790 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/10/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2791 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/10/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateMurray Amdt. No. 27929/10/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    60 voted YES 33 voted NO 7 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2794 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2796 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2799 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2800 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2803 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2816 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2817 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2819 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2820 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2823 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2825 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2829 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2830 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2831 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2832 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2834 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2837 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2839 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2845 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2846 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2848 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2850 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2852 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2856 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2857 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2859 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/11/2007PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 2810 )9/11/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    82 voted YES 14 voted NO 4 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateDorgan Amdt. No. 27979/11/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    75 voted YES 23 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateCornyn Amdt. No. 28429/11/2007This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
    29 voted YES 69 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 2811 )9/11/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    80 voted YES 18 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table DeMint Amdt. No.2844 )9/12/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    56 voted YES 37 voted NO 7 voted present/not voting
    select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No.2812, Amdt. No.2813, and Amdt. No.2814 )9/12/2007This amendment PASSED the Senate
    63 voted YES 32 voted NO 5 voted present/not voting
    currently selectedSenateOn Passage - Senate - H.R.3074 as Amended9/12/2007This bill PASSED the Senate
    88 voted YES 7 voted NO 5 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Motion to Instruct Conferees: H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 200811/08/2007This motion PASSED the House
    397 voted YES 16 voted NO 19 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit Conference Report: H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 200811/14/2007This motion DID NOT PASS the House
    182 voted YES 231 voted NO 19 voted present/not voting
    select this voteHouseOn the Conference Report - House - H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 200811/14/2007This motion PASSED the House
    270 voted YES 147 voted NO 15 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced7/18/2007
    7/18/2007The House Committee on Appropriations reported an original measure, H. Rept. 110-238, by Mr. Olver.
    Put on a legislative calendar7/18/2007Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 148.
    7/19/2007Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 558 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3074 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be read by paragraph. Bill is open to amendments. All points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 9 or 10 or rule XXI. The bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/23/2007Rule H. Res. 558 passed House.
    7/23/2007Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 558. (consideration: CR H8257-8280; text of Title I as reported in House: CR H8261, H8262-8264, H8267-8270, H8273-8274, H8275-8277; text of Title II as reported in House: CR H8278-8279, CR 7/24/2007 H8307-8308, H8309, H8312, H8313, H8314, H8318-8319, H8320, H8324-8327; text of Title III as reported in House: CR 7/24/2007 H8328; text of Title IV as reported in House: CR 7/24/2007 H8328, H8386)
    7/23/2007ORDER OF PROCEDURE - Mr. Olver asked unanimous consent that, during consideration of H.R. 3074 pursuant to H.Res. 558, the Chair may reduce to two minutes the minimum time for electronic voting under clause 6 of rule XVIII and clauses 8 and 9 or rule XX.
    7/23/2007Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3074 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be read by paragraph. Bill is open to amendments. All points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 9 or 10 or rule XXI. The bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/23/2007House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 558 and Rule XVIII.
    7/23/2007The Speaker designated the Honorable Tammy Baldwin to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.
    7/23/2007GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 3074.
    7/23/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Blumenauer amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/23/2007Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Blumenauer.
    7/23/2007By unanimous consent, the Blumenauer amendment was withdrawn.
    7/23/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Mica amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/23/2007Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Mica.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Mica amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Mica demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Bachmann amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A003) offered by Mrs. Bachmann.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Bachmann amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Bachmann demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flake amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order. Subsequently, the reservation was removed.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flake demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Flake amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flake demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Smith (NJ) amendment under the five-minute rule pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Smith (NJ).
    7/24/2007By unanimous consent, the Smith (NJ) amendment was withdrawn.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Chabot amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Chabot.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Chabot amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Chabot demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
    7/24/2007Mr. Olver moved that the committee rise.
    7/24/2007On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3074 as unfinished business.
    7/24/2007Considered as unfinished business.
    7/24/2007The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Hastings (FL) amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Hastings (FL).
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the Hastings (FL) amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Westmoreland amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Westmoreland.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Westmoreland amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Westmoreland demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A010) offered by Ms. Brown, Corrine.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Corrine Brown (FL) amendment under the five-minute rule, pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/24/2007By unanimous consent, the Brown, Corrine amendment was withdrawn.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Miller, Gary.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gary Miller (CA) amendment pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/24/2007By unanimous consent, the Miller, Gary amendment was withdrawn.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeced with 10 minutes of debate on the Sessions amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A016) offered by Mr. Sessions.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Sessions amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Sessions demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A017) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake amendment.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 2 to H.R. 3074
    7/24/2007Amendment (A018) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flake demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake amendment.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 3 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 4 to H.R. 3074
    7/24/2007Amendment (A019) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake amendment.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 5 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 7 to H.R. 3074
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Obey demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A020) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A021) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flake demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake amendment.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Frank amendment.
    7/24/2007On agreeing to the Frank (MA) amendment. Agreed to by voice vote.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the Flake amendment (A021) Failed by voice vote.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A022) offered by Mr. Frank (MA).
    7/24/2007By unanimous consent, at 9:37 p.m., the voice vote by which the Frank amendment was adopted was vacated to the end that the chair put the question de novo.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A023) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A024) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake amendment.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flake demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A025) offered by Mr. Flake.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Flake amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Flake demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007MOMENT OF SILENCE - The Chair announced that the Committee of the Whole would observe a moment of silence in remembrance of Officer Jacob J. Chestnut and Detective John M. Gibson of the United States Capitol Police who were killed in the line of duty defending the Capitol against an intruder armed with a gun on July 24, 1998.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A026) offered by Mr. Hastings (FL).
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hastings (FL) amendment.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hastings(FL) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Hastings(FL) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Frelinghuysen amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A027) offered by Mr. Frelinghuysen.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Frelinghuysen amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Shays demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the DeFazio amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A028) offered by Mr. DeFazio.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the DeFazio amendment (A028) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gary Miller (CA) amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A029) offered by Mr. Miller, Gary.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the Miller, Gary amendment (A029) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hensarling amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A030) offered by Mr. Hensarling.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hensarling amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Hensarling demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hensarling amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A031) offered by Mr. Hensarling.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hensarling amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Hensarling demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question of adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Harman amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A032) offered by Ms. Harman.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the Harman amendment Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Peterson (PA) amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A033) offered by Mr. Peterson (PA).
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hunter amendment.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the Peterson (PA) amendment (A033) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A034) offered by Mr. Hunter.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Hunter amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Knollenberg demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A035) offered by Mr. Jordan.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 40 minutes of debate on the Jordan amendment.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 9 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 14 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 15 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 17 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 18 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 22 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 23 to H.R. 3074
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jordan amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Jordan demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 40 minutes of debate on the Price (GA) amendment.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 24 to H.R. 3074
    7/24/2007Amendment (A036) offered by Mr. Price (GA).
    select this voteVote7/24/2007Amendment 25 to H.R. 3074
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Price (GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Price (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 40 minutes of debate on the Musgrave amendment.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A037) offered by Mrs. Musgrave.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Musgrave amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Musgrave demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A038) offered by Mr. Price (GA).
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Price (GA) amendment.
    7/24/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Price(GA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Price(GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A039) offered by Mr. Walberg.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Walberg amendment.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the Walberg amendment (A039) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A040) offered by Mr. King (IA).
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A040) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A041) offered by Mr. King (IA).
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King(IA) amendment.
    7/24/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King(IA) amendment.
    select this voteVote7/24/2007On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A041) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/24/2007Amendment (A042) offered by Mr. King (IA).
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the King (IA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. King (IA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Conaway amendment pending reservation of a point of order.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A043) offered by Mr. Conaway.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Conaway amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A044) offered by Ms. Jackson-Lee (TX).
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson-Lee(TX) amendment.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007On agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A044) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A045) offered by Ms. Jackson-Lee (TX).
    select this voteVote7/25/2007On agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A045) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007Amendments (A046) offered by Ms. Jackson-Lee (TX).
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson-Lee(TX) En bloc amendment.
    7/25/2007VACATING PROCEEDINGS - Mr. Olver asked unanimous consent that the proceedings by which the Frank (MA) amendment was adopted at 3:08 p.m., by voice vote be vacated to the end that the Chair put the question de novo. Agreed to without objection.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to the unanimous consent request just agreed to, the Chair put the question on the adoption of the Frank (MA) amendment and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Knollenberg demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
    7/25/2007Mr. Olver moved for the Committee of the Whole to rise and report.
    7/25/2007On motion to rise and report Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 3074.
    7/25/2007The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
    7/25/2007The House adopted the amendments en gross as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
    7/25/2007Mr. Lewis (CA) moved to recommit with instructions to Appropriations.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lewis (CA) motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to report the same promptly with an amendment to prohibit the Department of Housing and Urban Development from deriving any portion of the $1,300,000,000 rescission included in title II of the bill from recaptures or other reductions of funds previously appropriated for the Homeless Assistance Grants Program account, the Housing for Persons with Disability Program account, and the Housing for the Elderly Program account.
    7/25/2007The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 28 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 29 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 32 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 33 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 34 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 35 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 36 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 40 to H.R. 3074
    select this voteVote7/25/2007Amendment 20 to H.R. 3074
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Shays amendment under the five-minute rule.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Shays.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007On agreeing to the Shays amendment (A011) Failed by voice vote.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. Turner.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with debate on the Turner amendment under the five-minute rule.
    select this voteVote7/25/2007On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008
    select this voteHouse Vote on Passage7/25/2007On Passage - House - H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008
    select this voteVote7/25/2007On agreeing to the Turner amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007Mr. Olver moved that the committee rise.
    7/25/2007On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
    7/25/2007Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3074 as unfinished business.
    7/25/2007ORDER OF PROCEDURE - Mr. Olver asked unanimous consent that during further consideration of H.R. 3074 in the Committee of the Whole pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, no further amendment to the bill will be in order except those provided on a list at the desk. Agreed to without objection.
    7/25/2007The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
    7/25/2007Considered as unfinished business.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Green, Al.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Al Green(TX) amendment.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Green, Al amendment was withdrawn.
    7/25/2007DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Slaughter amendment.
    7/25/2007Amendment (A014) offered by Ms. Slaughter.
    7/25/2007By unanimous consent, the Slaughter amendment was withdrawn.
    Put on a legislative calendar7/25/2007Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 286.
    9/10/2007Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
    9/10/2007Amendment SA 2790 proposed by Senator Murray.
    select this voteVote9/10/2007Amendment SA 2790 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/10/2007Amendment SA 2791 proposed by Senator Murray.
    select this voteVote9/10/2007Amendment SA 2791 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/10/2007Amendment SA 2792 proposed by Senator Murray to Amendment SA 2791.
    9/10/2007Amendment SA 2796 proposed by Senator Inhofe.
    9/10/2007Amendment SA 2797 proposed by Senator Dorgan.
    select this voteVote9/10/2007Murray Amdt. No. 2792
    9/11/2007Considered by Senate.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2794 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Bingaman.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2794 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2795 proposed by Senator Landrieu.
    9/11/2007Proposed amendment SA 2795 withdrawn in Senate.
    9/11/2007Considered by Senate.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2796 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Considered by Senate.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2799 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Obama.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2799 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2800 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Durbin.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2800 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2803 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Schumer.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2803 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2808 ruled non-germane by the chair.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2810 proposed by Senator Coburn.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2811 proposed by Senator Coburn.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2812 proposed by Senator Coburn.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2813 proposed by Senator Coburn.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2814 proposed by Senator Coburn.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2816 proposed by Senator Klobuchar.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2816 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2817 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Sanders.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2817 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2819 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Dorgan.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2819 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2820 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Cantwell.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2820 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2823 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Clinton.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2823 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2825 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Hutchison.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2825 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2826 proposed by Senator Menendez.
    9/11/2007Proposed amendment SA 2826 withdrawn in Senate.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2829 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Menendez.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2829 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2830 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator McCaskill.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2830 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2831 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator McCaskill.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2831 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2832 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Bond.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2832 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2834 proposed by Senator Menendez.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2834 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2837 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Snowe.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2837 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2839 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Martinez.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2839 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2842 proposed by Senator Cornyn.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2845 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Stevens.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2845 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2846 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Dorgan.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2846 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2848 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Feingold.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2848 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2850 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Durbin.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2850 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2852 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Reed.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2852 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2856 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Specter.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2856 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2857 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Dodd.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2857 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2859 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Shelby.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Amendment SA 2859 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    9/11/2007Amendment SA 2808 proposed by Senator Cornyn.
    9/11/2007Point of order raised in Senate with respect to amendment SA 2808.
    select this voteVote9/11/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 2810 )
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Dorgan Amdt. No. 2797
    select this voteVote9/11/2007Cornyn Amdt. No. 2842
    select this voteVote9/11/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 2811 )
    9/12/2007Considered by Senate.
    9/12/2007Senate insists on its amendment, asks for a conference, appoints conferees Murray; Byrd; Mikulski; Kohl; Durbin; Dorgan; Leahy; Harkin; Feinstein; Johnson; Lautenberg; Inouye; Bond; Shelby; Specter; Bennett; Hutchison; Brownback; Stevens; Domenici; Alexander; Allard; Cochran.
    9/12/2007Message on Senate action sent to the House.
    9/12/2007Considered by Senate.
    9/12/2007Considered by Senate.
    9/12/2007Considered by Senate.
    9/12/2007Amendment SA 2844 proposed by Senator DeMint.
    select this voteVote9/12/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table DeMint Amdt. No.2844 )
    select this voteVote9/12/2007On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No.2812, Amdt. No.2813, and Amdt. No.2814 )
    currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage9/12/2007On Passage - Senate - H.R.3074 as Amended
    11/08/2007Conferees agreed to file conference report.
    11/08/2007Mr. Olver moved that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference.
    11/08/2007On motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference Agreed to by voice vote.
    11/08/2007Mr. Knollenberg moved that the House instruct conferees.
    11/08/2007DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the Knollenberg motion to instruct conferees. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require that the managers on the part of the House insist on section 416 and section 417 of the House-passed bill.
    11/08/2007The previous question was ordered without objection.
    11/08/2007POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the motion to instruct conferees on H.R. 3074, the Chair put the question on adoption of the motion and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Knollenberg objected to the voice vote based upon the absence of a quorum and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the motion until later in the legislative day. The point of no quorum is considered as withdrawn.
    11/08/2007The Speaker appointed conferees: Olver, Pastor, Rodriguez, Kaptur, Price (NC), Cramer, Roybal-Allard, Berry, Obey, Knollenberg, Wolf, Aderholt, Walsh (NY), Goode, and Lewis (CA).
    select this voteVote11/08/2007On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008
    11/13/2007Conference report H. Rept. 110-446 filed.
    11/14/2007Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 817 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3074 with 1 hour of general debate. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments. All points of order against the conference report and against its consideration includes a waiver of clause 8 of rule XXII.
    11/14/2007Conference papers: Senate report and manager's statement and message on House action held at the desk in Senate.
    11/14/2007Rule H. Res. 817 passed House.
    11/14/2007Mr. Olver brought up conference report H. Rept. 110-446 for consideration under the provisions of H. Res. 817.
    11/14/2007DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 3074.
    11/14/2007Mr. Lewis (CA) moved to recommit to the conference committee.
    11/14/2007The previous question was ordered without objection.
    11/14/2007The previous question on the motion to recommit to conference committee was ordered without objection.
    11/14/2007The previous question was ordered without objection.
    11/14/2007Motions to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    select this voteVote11/14/2007On Motion to Recommit Conference Report: H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008
    select this voteVote11/14/2007On the Conference Report - House - H.R. 3074 Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008
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    H. Amdt. 597Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR3]July 23, 2007Withdrawn on July 23, 2007.

    An amendment to reduce funding (by transfer) for the Office of the Secretary Salaries and Expenses account by $6,200,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 598Mica, John [R-FL7]July 23, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to strike language in the bill that requires the State departments of transportation to apply part of a rescission proportionately across all highway programs.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 599Bachmann, Michele [R-MN6]July 23, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to reduce funding for Amtrak by $106 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 600Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 23, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to strike $475 million provided for operating grants to Amtrak.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 601Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 23, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to reduce funding for capital grants to Amtrak by $425 million.

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    H. Amdt. 602Smith, Christopher [R-NJ4]July 23, 2007Withdrawn on July 23, 2007.

    An amendment to insert a new section pertaining to the Surface Transportation Board of the Department of Transportation and the transportation of solid waste.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 603Chabot, Steve [R-OH1]July 23, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to reduce funding for section 8 housing vouchers by $330 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 604Hastings, Alcee [D-FL20]July 24, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment redirects $20 million in funding within the Public Housing Operating Fund.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 605Westmoreland, Lynn [R-GA3]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to eliminate funding for the Native Hawaiian Housing Block Grant program.

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    H. Amdt. 606Brown, Corrine [D-FL5]July 24, 2007Withdrawn on July 24, 2007.

    An amendment numbered 5 printed in the Congressional Record inserting a heading in title II of Public Law 107-73 deemed to be amended with respect to the item relating to the City of Maitland,Florida, by striking"for a senior citizens center" and inserting "for the Minihaha Park development.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 607Shays, Christopher [R-CT4]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to increase Brownfields Redevelopment funding by $1 million.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 608Turner, Michael [R-OH10]July 24, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment increases funding for housing counseling under section 106 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 by $6.7 million.

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    H. Amdt. 609Green, Al [D-TX9]July 24, 2007Withdrawn on July 24, 2007.

    An amendment numbered 6 printed in the Congressional Record to increase funding for the Fair Housing and Equal Opportuntity account by $5,820,000 and decrease the Working Capital Fund by $5,820,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 610Slaughter, Louise [D-NY25]July 24, 2007Withdrawn on July 24, 2007.

    An amendment to increase funding (by transfer) for the Office of Lead Hazard Control account by $10,000,000.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 611Miller, Gary [R-CA31]July 24, 2007Withdrawn on July 24, 2007.

    An amendment to add a new section pertaining to the authorization for additional Moving to Work Demonstration agreements.

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    H. Amdt. 612Sessions, Pete [R-TX32]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to limit the use of funds to used to support Amtrak's route with the highest loss, measured by passenger per mile cost as based on the National Railroad Passenger Corporation's September 2006 Financial Performance of Routes Report.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 613Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being available for the Belmont Complex in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 614Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being available for the Walter Clore Wine and Culinary Center in Prosser, Washington.

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    H. Amdt. 615Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being available for the North Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission in Wausau, Wisconsin.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 616Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being available for the National Forest Recreation Association in Woodlake, California.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 617Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being available for the Huntsville Museum of Art in Huntsville, Alabama.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 618Frank, Barney [D-MA4]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit the use of funds to be used to implement or enforce the requirement under section 12(c) of the United States Housing Act of 1937.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 619Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being available for the Hunting and Fishing Museum of Pennsylvania in Tionesta, Pennsylvania.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 620Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being available for the Friends of the Cheat Rails to Trails Program.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 621Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit funds in the bill from being available for the Houston Zoo in Houston, Texas.

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    H. Amdt. 622Hastings, Alcee [D-FL20]July 24, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits the Federal Aviation Administration from eliminating, consolidating, colocating, or planning to consolidate or colocate any terminal radar approach control center, or TRACON.

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    H. Amdt. 623Frelinghuysen, Rodney [R-NJ11]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit the use of funds by the Federal Aviation Administration to implement its preferred alternative of the New York/New Jersey/Philadelphia Airspace Redesign project.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 624DeFazio, Peter [D-OR4]July 24, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment to prohibit the use of funds to be used to establish or implement a cross-border motor carrier demonstration or pilot project or program to allow Mexico-domiciled motor carriers to operate beyond the commerical zones on the United States-Mexico border.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 625Miller, Gary [R-CA31]July 24, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used to implement a proposed rule of the Department of Housing and Urban Development published on May 11, 2007, relating to standards for mortgagor's investment in mortgaged property.

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    H. Amdt. 626Hensarling, Jeb [R-TX5]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit use of funds in the bill for the Edmunds Center for the Arts, City of Edmunds, WA.

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    H. Amdt. 627Hensarling, Jeb [R-TX5]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit use of funds in the bill for parking facilities.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 628Harman, Jane [D-CA36]July 24, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment regarding energy efficient light bulbs.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 629Peterson, John [R-PA5]July 24, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment prohibiting the use of funds for tolling on I-80 in Pennsylvania.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 630Hunter, Duncan [R-CA52]July 24, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment prohibiting the use of funds to participate in a working group pursuant to the Security and Prosperity Partnership.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 631Jordan, Jim [R-OH4]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to reduce the total amount appropriated in this Act by $3.2 billion.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 632Price, Tom [R-GA6]July 24, 2007Failed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to reduce appropriations in this Act by $507,767,000.

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    H. Amdt. 633Musgrave, Marilyn [R-CO4]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to reduce the total amount appropriated in this Act by $253,690,000.

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    H. Amdt. 634Price, Tom [R-GA6]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit the use of funds for the mortgage insurance programs under title II of the National Housing Act may be used for any housing trust fund established under title II of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 635Walberg, Tim [R-MI7]July 24, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment to prohibit the use of funds be used by the Department of Transportation to promulgate regulations based on race, ethnicity, or sex.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 636King, Steve [R-IA4]July 24, 2007Passed by roll call vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits housing assistance under the bill for unauthorized aliens.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 637King, Steve [R-IA4]July 24, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment prohibits funds in the bill from being used to employ unauthorized aliens.

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    H. Amdt. 638King, Steve [R-IA4]July 24, 2007Failed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment sought to prohibit the use of funds be used to implement the provisions of subchapter IV of chapter 31 of title 40, United States Code (relating to wage rate requirements; commonly known as the Davis-Bacon Act).

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    H. Amdt. 639Conaway, K. [R-TX11]July 24, 2007Withdrawn on July 24, 2007.

    An amendment to express the sense of the House of Representatives that any reduction in the amount appropriated by this Act achieved as a result of amendments adopted by the House should be dedicated to deficit reduction.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 640Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]July 24, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment to redirect $10 million in funding regarding for "Grants-in-Aid for Airports" administered by the Federal Aviation Administration for the Department of Transportation.

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    select this voteH. Amdt. 641Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]July 24, 2007Passed by voice vote on July 24, 2007.

    Amendment to prohibit the use of funds be used in violation of section 8 of the National Labor Relations Act of 1935, with respect to workers on federally-funded transportation projects.

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    H. Amdt. 642Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]July 24, 2007Withdrawn on July 24, 2007.

    En bloc amendments regarding walkie talkies, and the development of modular or manufactured temporary disaster housing.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2790Murray, Patty [D-WA]September 10, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 9, 2007.

    In the nature of a substitute.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2791Murray, Patty [D-WA]September 10, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 9, 2007.

    To strike a provision of the bill and insert authority for the Secretary of Transportation.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2792Murray, Patty [D-WA]September 10, 2007Passed by roll call vote on September 9, 2007.

    To expand the extension of authority of the Secretary of Transportation and provide additional obligation authority for the highway bridge program.

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    S. Amdt. 2793Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]September 10, 2007Offered on September 9, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2794Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]September 10, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To make a technical correction.

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    S. Amdt. 2795Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]September 10, 2007Withdrawn on September 10, 2007.

    To provide funding for 3,000 unites of permanent supportive housing for homeless, disabled, and elderly persons in the State of Louisiana, and for other purposes.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2796Inhofe, James [R-OK]September 10, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To prohibit the use of funds to implement the proposed Air Traffic Control Optimum Training Solution of the Federal Aviation Administration.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2797Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]September 10, 2007Passed by roll call vote on September 10, 2007.

    To prohibit the establishment of a program that allows Mexican truck drivers to operate beyond the commercial zones near the Mexican border.

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    S. Amdt. 2798Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]September 10, 2007Offered on September 9, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2799Obama, Barack [D-IL]September 10, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To provide that none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act may be used to enter into a contract in an amount greater than $5,000,000 or to award a grant in excess of such amount unless the prospective contractor or grantee makes certain certifications regarding Federal tax liability.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2800Durbin, Richard [D-IL]September 10, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To amend the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to treat certain communities as metropolitan cities for purposes of the community development block grant programs.

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    S. Amdt. 2801Casey, Robert [D-PA]September 10, 2007Offered on September 9, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2802Clinton, Hillary [D-NY]September 10, 2007Offered on September 9, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2803Schumer, Charles [D-NY]September 10, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To clarify how the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development shall manage and dispose of multifamily properties owned by the Secretary.

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    S. Amdt. 2804Schumer, Charles [D-NY]September 10, 2007Offered on September 9, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2805Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]September 10, 2007Offered on September 9, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2806Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 10, 2007Offered on September 9, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2807Reid, Harry [D-NV]September 10, 2007Offered on September 9, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2808Cornyn, John [R-TX]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

    To express the sense of the Senate that General David H. Petraeus, Commanding General, Multi-National Forces-Iraq, deserves the full support of the Senate and strongly condemn personal attacks on the honor and integrity of General Petraeus and all the members of the United States Armed Forces.

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    S. Amdt. 2809Reed, John [D-RI]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2810Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 11, 2007Failed by roll call vote on September 10, 2007.

    To prohibit funds appropriated under title I from being used for earmarks until all structurally deficient and functionally obsolete bridges have been repaired, with limited exceptions.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2811Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 11, 2007Failed by roll call vote on September 10, 2007.

    To prohibit the use of funds made available under this Act for bicycle paths so that the funds can be used to improve bridge and road safety.

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    S. Amdt. 2812Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 11, 2007Failed by voice vote on September 11, 2007.

    To remove an unnecessary earmark for the International Peace Garden in Dunseith, North Dakota.

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    S. Amdt. 2813Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 11, 2007Failed by voice vote on September 11, 2007.

    To ensure that no funds made available under this Act shall be used to carry out any activity relating to the design or construction of the America's Wetland Center in Lake Charles, Louisiana, until the date on which the Secretary, in consultation with the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the State of Louisiana, certifies to Congress that all residents of the State of Louisiana who were displaced as a result of Hurricane Katrina or Rita in 2005 are no longer living in temporary housing.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2814Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 11, 2007Failed by roll call vote on September 11, 2007.

    To prohibit the use of funds for the construction of a baseball facility in Billings, Montana, and to reduce the amounts made available for the Economic Development Initiative and the Community Development Fund.

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    S. Amdt. 2815Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2816Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To make available amounts authorized to be appropriated for the repair and reconstruction of the Interstate I-35W bridge that collapsed on August 1, 2007, in Minneapolis Minnesota.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2817Sanders, Bernard [I-VT]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To ensure that the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development awards capital fund bonuses to deserving high-performing public housing authorities.

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    S. Amdt. 2818Durbin, Richard [D-IL]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2819Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    An amendment to increase support for infrastructure improvements at tribal colleges and universities, with an offset.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2820Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    An amendment to expand the scope of the Inspector General's investigation of rail service disruptions and other delays in the delivery of certain commodities.

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    S. Amdt. 2822Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2823Clinton, Hillary [D-NY]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To require a report on plans to alleviate congestion and flight delays in the New York/New Jersey/Philadelphia Airspace.

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    S. Amdt. 2824Grassley, Charles [R-IA]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2825Hutchison, Kay [R-TX]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To prohibit the imposition and collection of tolls on certain highways constructed using Federal funds in Texas.

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    S. Amdt. 2826Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 11, 2007Withdrawn on September 10, 2007.

    To require a study by the Government Accountability Office on the efficacy of strategies used by the Federal Aviation Administration and the Department of Transportation to address flight delays at airports in the United States.

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    S. Amdt. 2827Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2828Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2829Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To require a study by the Government Accountability Office on the efficacy of strategies used by the Federal Aviation Administration and the Department of Transportation to address flight delays at airports in the United States.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2830McCaskill, Claire [D-MO]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    An amendment to require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to establishment and maintain on the homepage of the website of the Department of Housing and Urban Development a direct link to the website for the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2831McCaskill, Claire [D-MO]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    An amendment to require the Secretary of Transportation to establish and maintain on the homepage of the website of the Department of Transportation a direct link to the website for the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Transportation.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2832Bond, Christopher [R-MO]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To establish mitigation activities and alternatives to mortgage foreclosure when viable and to reasonably ensure the long-term affordability of any mortgage assisted under this amendment.

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    S. Amdt. 2833Schumer, Charles [D-NY]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2834Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To provide additional funding to the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to implement guidance in connection with assisting persons with limited English proficiency and to provide for an offset of such increase.

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    S. Amdt. 2835Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2836Schumer, Charles [D-NY]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2837Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To encourage the use of recycled materials in highway projects.

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    S. Amdt. 2838Specter, Arlen [D-PA]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2839Martinez, Mel [R-FL]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To direct funding to the American Dream Downpayment Initiative.

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    S. Amdt. 2840Vitter, David [R-LA]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2841Kennedy, Edward [D-MA]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2842Cornyn, John [R-TX]September 11, 2007Failed by roll call vote on September 10, 2007.

    To ensure that every motor carrier entering the United States through the cross-border motor carrier demonstration program is inspected and meets all applicable safety standards established for United States commercial motor vehicles.

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    S. Amdt. 2843Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2844DeMint, Jim [R-SC]September 11, 2007Failed by roll call vote on September 11, 2007.

    To provide a system for better construction and maintenance of America's aging bridge infrastructure by spending American tax dollars more effectively and efficiently.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2845Stevens, Ted [R-AK]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To permit pilots to serve in multicrew covered operations until attaining 65 years of age.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2846Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to develop and implement a plan to monitor the compliance of the Department of Housing and Urban Development with current employer relocation restrictions.

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    S. Amdt. 2847Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2848Feingold, Russell [D-WI]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to submit certain budgetary information to the Congress.

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    S. Amdt. 2849Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2850Durbin, Richard [D-IL]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To provide that the Federal Transit Administration to conduct a study to evaluate the infrastructure of certain rail transit systems.

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    S. Amdt. 2851Durbin, Richard [D-IL]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2852Reed, John [D-RI]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To enable States to receive federally guaranteed loans for the benefit of nonentitlement areas.

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    S. Amdt. 2853Allard, Wayne [R-CO]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2854Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2855Specter, Arlen [D-PA]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2856Specter, Arlen [D-PA]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To strike the prohibition on the use of appropriations by Amtrak to support routes on which deep discounts are available.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2857Dodd, Christopher [D-CT]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To prohibit the Federal Transit Administration from using funds appropriated under this Act to promulgate regulations to carry out section 5309 of title 49, United States Code.

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    S. Amdt. 2858Bunning, Jim [R-KY]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    select this voteS. Amdt. 2859Shelby, Richard [R-AL]September 11, 2007Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2007.

    To limit the amount available for the Urban Partnership Congestion Initiative under section 5309 of title 49, United States Code.

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    S. Amdt. 2860Schumer, Charles [D-NY]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    S. Amdt. 2861Pryor, Mark [D-AR]September 11, 2007Offered on September 10, 2007.

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    Average contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    supported this bill

    33% less
    $243
    $21,328
    $2,474
    $955
    $2,876
    YES$27,877
    $71
    $34,753
    $1,911
    $107
    $4,579
    NO$41,421
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    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$4,000$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$39,150$0Yes
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$2,500$0Yes
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0No
    Max BaucusDMT$31,900$0Yes
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$50,879$0Yes
    Bob BennettRUT$6,000$0Yes
    Joe BidenDDE$16,650$0Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$11,500$0Yes
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$90,050$0Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$24,300$0Not Voting
    Sherrod BrownDOH$28,008$0Yes
    Sam BrownbackRKS$4,750$0Yes
    Jim BunningRKY$14,700$0Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$53,166$0Yes
    Robert ByrdDWV$29,300$0Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$20,100$0Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$24,000$0Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$23,400$0Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$19,670$0Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$53,335$0Yes
    Hillary ClintonDNY$117,486$0Not Voting
    Tom CoburnROK$12,916$0No
    William Thad CochranRMS$5,000$0Yes
    Norm ColemanRMN$120,229$0Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$23,650$0Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$15,000$0Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$92,800$0Yes
    John CornynRTX$59,260$0No
    Larry CraigRID$3,600$0Not Voting
    Mike CrapoRID$1,200$0Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$109,773$0No
    Chris DoddDCT$71,500$0Not Voting
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$44,118$0Yes
    Pete DomeniciRNM$6,950$0Yes
    Byron DorganDND$11,000$0Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$31,000$0Yes
    John EnsignRNV$6,000$0No
    Mike EnziRWY$8,500$0No
    Russ FeingoldDWI$17,850$0Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$13,300$0Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$40,054$0Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$31,500$0Yes
    Judd GreggRNH$18,996$0Yes
    Chuck HagelRNE$9,100$0Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$6,550$0Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$24,000$0Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$26,650$0Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$26,450$0Yes
    Dan InouyeDHI$7,750$0Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$26,717$0Yes
    Tim JohnsonDSD$8,800$0Yes
    Ted KennedyDMA$21,900$0Yes
    John F. KerryDMA$5,630$0Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$21,250$0Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$93,500$0No
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$22,750$0Yes
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$12,450$0Yes
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$26,200$0Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$7,250$0Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$46,950$0Yes
    Blanche LincolnDAR$33,550$0Yes
    Chester Trent LottRMS$8,900$0Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$52,050$0Yes
    Mel MartinezRFL$58,466$0Yes
    John McCainRAZ$16,200$0Not Voting
    Claire McCaskillDMO$6,750$0Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$82,400$0Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$51,700$0Yes
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$23,500$0Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$16,800$0Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$26,950$0Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$18,500$0Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$31,000$0Yes
    Barack ObamaDIL$19,700$0Yes
    Mark L. PryorDAR$26,250$0Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$8,900$0Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$26,250$0Yes
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$37,450$0Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$39,200$0Yes
    Ken SalazarDCO$7,900$0Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$2,010$0Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$36,500$0Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$25,750$0Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$21,200$0Yes
    Gordon SmithROR$31,500$0Yes
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$7,200$0Yes
    Arlen SpecterDPA$92,900$0Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$19,900$0Yes
    Ted StevensRAK$21,850$0Yes
    John SununuRNH$20,450$0Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$4,400$0Yes
    John ThuneRSD$93,416$0Yes
    David VitterRLA$49,166$0Yes
    George VoinovichROH$97,375$0Yes
    John WarnerRVA$250$0Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$30,286$0Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$11,200$0Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$15,500$0Yes

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    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$4,000$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$39,150$0Yes
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$2,500$0Yes
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0No
    Max BaucusDMT$31,900$0Yes
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$50,879$0Yes
    Bob BennettRUT$6,000$0Yes
    Joe BidenDDE$16,650$0Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$11,500$0Yes
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$90,050$0Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$24,300$0Not Voting
    Sherrod BrownDOH$28,008$0Yes
    Sam BrownbackRKS$4,750$0Yes
    Jim BunningRKY$14,700$0Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$53,166$0Yes
    Robert ByrdDWV$29,300$0Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$20,100$0Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$24,000$0Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$23,400$0Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$19,670$0Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$53,335$0Yes
    Hillary ClintonDNY$117,486$0Not Voting
    Tom CoburnROK$12,916$0No
    William Thad CochranRMS$5,000$0Yes
    Norm ColemanRMN$120,229$0Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$23,650$0Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$15,000$0Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$92,800$0Yes
    John CornynRTX$59,260$0No
    Larry CraigRID$3,600$0Not Voting
    Mike CrapoRID$1,200$0Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$109,773$0No
    Chris DoddDCT$71,500$0Not Voting
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$44,118$0Yes
    Pete DomeniciRNM$6,950$0Yes
    Byron DorganDND$11,000$0Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$31,000$0Yes
    John EnsignRNV$6,000$0No
    Mike EnziRWY$8,500$0No
    Russ FeingoldDWI$17,850$0Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$13,300$0Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$40,054$0Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$31,500$0Yes
    Judd GreggRNH$18,996$0Yes
    Chuck HagelRNE$9,100$0Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$6,550$0Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$24,000$0Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$26,650$0Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$26,450$0Yes
    Dan InouyeDHI$7,750$0Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$26,717$0Yes
    Tim JohnsonDSD$8,800$0Yes
    Ted KennedyDMA$21,900$0Yes
    John F. KerryDMA$5,630$0Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$21,250$0Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$93,500$0No
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$22,750$0Yes
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$12,450$0Yes
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$26,200$0Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$7,250$0Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$46,950$0Yes
    Blanche LincolnDAR$33,550$0Yes
    Chester Trent LottRMS$8,900$0Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$52,050$0Yes
    Mel MartinezRFL$58,466$0Yes
    John McCainRAZ$16,200$0Not Voting
    Claire McCaskillDMO$6,750$0Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$82,400$0Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$51,700$0Yes
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$23,500$0Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$16,800$0Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$26,950$0Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$18,500$0Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$31,000$0Yes
    Barack ObamaDIL$19,700$0Yes
    Mark L. PryorDAR$26,250$0Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$8,900$0Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$26,250$0Yes
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$37,450$0Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$39,200$0Yes
    Ken SalazarDCO$7,900$0Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$2,010$0Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$36,500$0Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$25,750$0Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$21,200$0Yes
    Gordon SmithROR$31,500$0Yes
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$7,200$0Yes
    Arlen SpecterDPA$92,900$0Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$19,900$0Yes
    Ted StevensRAK$21,850$0Yes
    John SununuRNH$20,450$0Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$4,400$0Yes
    John ThuneRSD$93,416$0Yes
    David VitterRLA$49,166$0Yes
    George VoinovichROH$97,375$0Yes
    John WarnerRVA$250$0Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$30,286$0Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$11,200$0Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$15,500$0Yes

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$2,264,118
    Chambers of commerce$314,238
    Military$263,996
    Mental Health Services$106,194
    Human Rights$27,660

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