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S. Amdt. 15 - To More Quickly Resolve Rape Cases and Reduce the Deficit by Consolidating Unnecessary Duplication Within the Department of Justice.

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This is an amendment to S. 47 - Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Senate Vote: S.Amdt. 15 (Coburn) to S. 47: To more quickly resolve rape cases and reduce the deficit by consolidating unnecessary duplication ...

DID NOT PASS on February 12, 2013.

voted YES: 0 voted NO: 0
0 voted present/not voting

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Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013

S. 47 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994.
Other Titles
  • VAWA bill
  • Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
  • SAFER Act of 2013
  • Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013
  • Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
  • SAFER Act of 2013
  • Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013
  • Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
  • SAFER Act of 2013
  • Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013
  • Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
  • SAFER Act of 2013
  • Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013
  • Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Sponsor
Patrick J. Leahy
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Crime and law enforcement
  • Accounting and auditing
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Aging
  • Alaska
  • Alaska Natives and Hawaiians
  • Assault and harassment offenses
  • Child health
  • Child safety and welfare
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Congressional oversight
  • Correctional facilities and imprisonment
  • Crime prevention
  • Crime victims
  • Crimes against children
  • Crimes against women
  • Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
  • Criminal justice information and records
  • Criminal procedure and sentencing
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Detention of persons
  • Disability and paralysis
  • Domestic violence and child abuse
  • Education programs funding
  • Educational facilities and institutions
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Evidence and witnesses
  • Family services
  • Foreign aid and international relief
  • Fraud offenses and financial crimes
  • Genetics
  • Government information and archives
  • Government studies and investigations
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Health personnel
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Higher education
  • Homelessness and emergency shelter
  • Housing and community development funding
  • Human rights
  • Human trafficking
  • Immigrant health and welfare
  • Immigration status and procedures
  • Indian social and development programs
  • International organizations and cooperation
  • Internet and video services
  • Judicial procedure and administration
  • Jurisdiction and venue
  • Juvenile crime and gang violence
  • Law enforcement administration and funding
  • Law enforcement officers
  • Lawyers and legal services
  • Low- and moderate-income housing
  • Marriage and family status
  • Medical education
  • Medical research
  • Medical tests and diagnostic methods
  • Mental health
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Nursing
  • Poverty and welfare assistance
  • Public housing
  • Refugees, asylum, displaced persons
  • Research administration and funding
  • Right of privacy
  • Sales and excise taxes
  • School administration
  • Sex offenses
  • Sex, gender, sexual orientation discrimination
  • Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations
  • Student aid and college costs
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
  • Teaching, teachers, curricula
  • Telephone and wireless communication
  • U.S. territories and protectorates
  • Violent crime
  • Visas and passports
  • Women's health
  • Women's rights
  • Worker safety and health
  • Youth employment and child labor
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced1/22/2013
Amendments (13 proposed)
Passed Senate2/12/2013
Passed House2/28/2013
Signed by President3/07/2013
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Proceed S. 472/04/2013This motion PASSED the Senate
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 14 (Grassley) to S. 47: In the nature of a substitute.2/07/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 13 (Coburn) to S. 47: To reaffirm the inalienable rights of every American citizen guaranteed by the Constitution of ...2/11/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 11 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.2/12/2013PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 21 (Leahy) to S. 47: To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2014 through 2017 for the Trafficking Victims Protection ...2/12/2013This amendment PASSED the Senate
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 10 (Portman) to S. 47: To clarify that child victims of sex trafficking are eligible to receive assistance under ...2/12/2013This amendment PASSED the Senate
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateS.Amdt. 15 (Coburn) to S. 47: To more quickly resolve rape cases and reduce the deficit by consolidating unnecessary duplication ...2/12/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 16 (Coburn) to S. 47: To amend the requirements for speedy notice to victims and to require a report ...2/12/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS. 47 (113th): Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 20132/12/2013This bill PASSED the Senate
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseH.Amdt. 23 (McMorris Rodgers) to S. 47: Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to insert a complete new ...2/28/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseS. 47 (113th): Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 20132/28/2013This bill PASSED the House
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/22/2013
1/22/2013Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
1/22/2013Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
1/22/2013Introduced in Senate
Put on a legislative calendar1/28/2013Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 1.
1/31/2013Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
2/04/2013Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
2/04/2013Measure laid before Senate by motion.
select this voteVote2/04/2013On the Motion to Proceed S. 47
2/07/2013Considered by Senate.
2/07/2013Amendment SA 14 proposed by Senator McCain for Senator Grassley.
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 14 proposed by Senator McCain for Senator Grassley.
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
2/07/2013
2/07/2013Senate amendment submitted
select this voteVote2/07/2013S.Amdt. 14 (Grassley) to S. 47: In the nature of a substitute.
2/11/2013Considered by Senate.
2/11/2013Amendment SA 13 proposed by Senator Coburn.
2/11/2013Amendment SA 15 proposed by Senator Coburn.
2/11/2013Amendment SA 16 proposed by Senator Coburn.
2/11/2013Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 16 proposed by Senator Coburn.
2/11/2013Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 15 proposed by Senator Coburn.
2/11/2013Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 13 proposed by Senator Coburn.
select this voteVote2/11/2013S.Amdt. 13 (Coburn) to S. 47: To reaffirm the inalienable rights of every American citizen guaranteed by the Constitution of ...
2/12/2013Considered by Senate.
2/12/2013Message on Senate action sent to the House.
2/12/2013Received in the House.
2/12/2013Held at the desk.
2/12/2013Amendment SA 10 proposed by Senator Portman.
2/12/2013Amendment SA 11 proposed by Senator Leahy for Senator Murkowski.
2/12/2013Considered by Senate.
2/12/2013Considered by Senate.
2/12/2013Amendment SA 21 proposed by Senator Leahy.
select this voteVote2/12/2013Amendment SA 11 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
2/12/2013Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 21 proposed by Senator Leahy.
2/12/2013Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 11 proposed by Senator Leahy for Senator Murkowski.
2/12/2013Senate amendment agreed to: Amendment SA 11 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
2/12/2013Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 10 proposed by Senator Portman.
select this voteVote2/12/2013S.Amdt. 21 (Leahy) to S. 47: To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2014 through 2017 for the Trafficking Victims Protection ...
select this voteVote2/12/2013S.Amdt. 10 (Portman) to S. 47: To clarify that child victims of sex trafficking are eligible to receive assistance under ...
currently selectedVote2/12/2013S.Amdt. 15 (Coburn) to S. 47: To more quickly resolve rape cases and reduce the deficit by consolidating unnecessary duplication ...
select this voteVote2/12/2013S.Amdt. 16 (Coburn) to S. 47: To amend the requirements for speedy notice to victims and to require a report ...
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage2/12/2013S. 47 (113th): Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
2/26/2013Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 83 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of S. 47 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 considered read. A specified amendment is in order. The resolution waives all points of order against provisions in the bill. It provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-2, if offered by the Majority Leader or his designee, which shall be separately debatable for 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent.
2/26/2013Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 83 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of S. 47 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 considered read. A specified amendment is in order. The resolution waives all points of order against provisions in the bill. It provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-2, if offered by the Majority Leader or his designee, which shall be sparately debatable for 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent.
2/27/2013Rule H. Res. 83 passed House.
2/28/2013Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 83.
2/28/2013Rule provides for consideration of S. 47 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 considered read. A specified amendment is in order. The resolution waives all points of order against provisions in the bill. It provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-2, if offered by the Majority Leader or his designee, which shall be separately debatable for 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent.
2/28/2013DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on S. 47.
2/28/2013DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 83, the House proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the McMorris Rodgers amendment in the nature of a substitute.
2/28/2013DEBATE - The House resumed with debate on the McMorris Rodgers amendment in the nature of a substitute.
2/28/2013Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2/28/2013
2/28/2013House amendment offered
select this voteVote2/28/2013H.Amdt. 23 (McMorris Rodgers) to S. 47: Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to insert a complete new ...
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage2/28/2013S. 47 (113th): Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
2/28/2013Amendment (A001) in the nature of a substitute offered by Mrs. McMorris Rodgers.
2/28/2013House amendment offered/reported by : Amendment (A001) in the nature of a substitute offered by Mrs. McMorris Rodgers.
2/28/2013Roll call votes on amendments in House
Presented to President3/04/2013Presented to President.
Signed3/07/2013Signed by President.
Enacted3/07/2013Became Public Law No: 113-4.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteS. Amdt. 10Portman, Robert [R-OH]February 7, 2013Passed by roll call vote on February 11, 2013.

To clarify that child victims of sex trafficking are eligible to receive assistance under grants provided to enhance the safety of youth and children.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 11Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]February 7, 2013Passed by voice vote on February 11, 2013.

To improve the bill.

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S. Amdt. 12Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]February 7, 2013Offered on February 6, 2013.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 13Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]February 7, 2013Failed by roll call vote on February 10, 2013.

To reaffirm the inalienable rights of every American citizen guaranteed by the Constitution of the United States.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 14Grassley, Charles [R-IA]February 7, 2013Failed by roll call vote on February 6, 2013.

In the nature of a substitute.

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currently selectedS. Amdt. 15Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]February 7, 2013Failed by roll call vote on February 11, 2013.

To more quickly resolve rape cases and reduce the deficit by consolidating unnecessary duplication within the Department of Justice.

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February 6, 2013, 7:00 pm ET -
February 6, 2013, 7:00 pm ET - Senate amendment submitted
February 10, 2013, 7:00 pm ET - Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 15 proposed by Senator Coburn.
February 10, 2013, 7:00 pm ET - Amendment SA 15 proposed by Senator Coburn.
February 11, 2013, 7:00 pm ET - Considered by Senate.
February 12, 2013, 7:19 am ET - S.Amdt. 15 (Coburn) to S. 47: To more quickly resolve rape cases and reduce the deficit by consolidating unnecessary duplication ...

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select this voteS. Amdt. 16Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]February 7, 2013Failed by roll call vote on February 11, 2013.

To amend the requirements for speedy notice to victims and to require a report to Congress.

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S. Amdt. 17Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]February 7, 2013Offered on February 6, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 18Ayotte, Kelly [R-NH]February 7, 2013Offered on February 6, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 19Cornyn, John [R-TX]February 7, 2013Offered on February 6, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 20Warner, Mark [D-VA]February 7, 2013Offered on February 6, 2013.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 21Leahy, Patrick [D-VT]February 7, 2013Passed by roll call vote on February 11, 2013.

To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2014 through 2017 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, to enhance measures to combat trafficking in persons, and for other purposes.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 23McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [R-WA5]February 28, 2013Failed by roll call vote on February 28, 2013.

Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to insert a complete new text entitled "Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013".

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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this amendment

$31,394
$31,394
323 times as much
$10,150,669
$10,150,669

opposed this amendment

1 Organization Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013: S.Amdt. 15 (Coburn) to S. 47: To more quickly resolve rape cases and reduce the deficit by consolidating unnecessary duplication ...

1 organization supported this amendment

Concerned Women for America
Penny Young Nance (2013, February 11). CWA Letter to Senators. Retrieved February 12, 2013, from Senator Tom Coburn.

1 organization opposed this amendment

National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence Against Women
NTFESVAW (2013, February 8). Harmful Amendments to S. 47. Retrieved February 12, 2013, from 4vawa.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2014.
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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$13,750
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$919,103
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$0$0
Mark BegichDAK$0$119,940
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$1,074,521
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$403,934
Maria CantwellDWA$0$87,721
Ben CardinDMD$0$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$20,050
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$1,000
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
John CornynRTX$1,000$0
William M. CowanDMA$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$10,694$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$3,350
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$212,449
Deb FischerRNE$9,050$21,250
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$1,950
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$995,746
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$500
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$791,444
Tom HarkinDIA$0$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$172,494
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$339,772
Jim InhofeROK$500$0
Mike JohannsRNE$1,000$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$0$374,330
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$0$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$202,610
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$192,064
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,198,915
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$500$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$88,108
Chris MurphyDCT$0$2,250
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$500
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Harry ReidDNV$0$1,450
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$3,500$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$1,000
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Tim ScottRSC$4,650$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$795,579
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$328,555
Jon TesterDMT$0$187,451
Mark UdallDCO$0$500
Tom UdallDNM$0$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,598,383
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$13,750
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$919,103
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$0$0
Mark BegichDAK$0$119,940
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$1,074,521
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$403,934
Maria CantwellDWA$0$87,721
Ben CardinDMD$0$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$20,050
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$1,000
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
John CornynRTX$1,000$0
William M. CowanDMA$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$10,694$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$3,350
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$212,449
Deb FischerRNE$9,050$21,250
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$1,950
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$995,746
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$500
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$791,444
Tom HarkinDIA$0$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$172,494
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$339,772
Jim InhofeROK$500$0
Mike JohannsRNE$1,000$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$0$374,330
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$0$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$202,610
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$192,064
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,198,915
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$500$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$88,108
Chris MurphyDCT$0$2,250
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$500
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Harry ReidDNV$0$1,450
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$3,500$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$1,000
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Tim ScottRSC$4,650$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$795,579
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$328,555
Jon TesterDMT$0$187,451
Mark UdallDCO$0$500
Tom UdallDNM$0$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,598,383
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0

Interest Groups that supported this amendment

$ Donated
Christian Conservative$31,394

Interest Groups that opposed this amendment

$ Donated
Women's issues$10,150,669
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