Vote History

December 2009 Vote History

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Business and Labor

(991) - HR 2847: Jobs Funding and Year-End Extensions - Motion to Concur
December 16, 2009 - Obey, D-Wis., motion to concur in the Senate amendment with a House amendment to the bill that would appropriate $154.4 billion for infrastructure projects, jobs programs and aid to state and local governments. It would redirect money from the Troubled Asset Relief Program. Of the total, $48.3 billion would be for infrastructure projects and $26.7 billion in aid to state and local governments. It also would extend unemployment benefits, COBRA health care premium subsidies and provisions requiring the federal government to assume an increased share of Medicaid funding through June 30, 2010. It would extend federal highway, transit and safety programs through the end of fiscal 2010, and expand eligibility for the child tax credit.
Motion agreed to 217-212.

Vote: Nay
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Budget, Taxes and the Economy

(921) - HR 1242: TARP Funds Database - Passage
December 02, 2009 - Maloney, D-N.Y., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require the Treasury secretary to establish and maintain an electronic database tracking the status of funds distributed under the Troubled Asset Relief Program.
Motion agreed to 421-0.

Vote: Yea
________________________________________(928) - HR 4154: Estate Tax Extension - Recommit
December 03, 2009 - Heller, R-Nev., motion to recommit the bill to the House Ways and Means Committee with instructions that it be immediately reported back with an amendment that would repeal the estate tax through Dec. 31, 2011.
Motion rejected 187-233.

Vote: Yea
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(929) - HR 4154: Estate Tax Extension - Passage
December 03, 2009 - Passage of the bill that would make permanent the current estate and gift tax levels, which set a 45 percent top tax rate and a $3.5 million per-person exemption amount from the tax.
Passed 225-200.

Vote: Nay
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(942) - HR 4213: Tax Extensions - Motion to Table
December 09, 2009 - Neal, D-Mass., motion to table (kill) the Camp, R-Mich., appeal of the ruling of the chair with respect to the Neal point of order that the Camp motion to recommit the bill violates the House pay-as-you-go budget rule because it would increase the deficit. The motion would recommit the bill to the Ways and Means Committee with instructions that it be immediately reported back with amendments that would eliminate modifications to the tax rate on investment management services; add language to increase the exemption amount for the alternative minimum tax; and extend provisions allowing businesses to deduct equipment purchases through 2010.
Motion agreed to 251-172.

Vote: Nay
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(943) - HR 4213: Tax Extensions - Passage
December 09, 2009 - Passage of the bill that would extend expiring tax provisions through 2010, including the tax credit for research and development, incentives to invest in restaurants and retail businesses, rules for active financing income, state and local sales tax deductions, deductions for teachers' expenses and deductions for tuition expenses, as well as a 2008 deduction for state and local property taxes. It would be offset by modifications to the tax rate on investment management services and reporting requirements for foreign financial institutions. It also would require the Joint Committee on Taxation to study the effectiveness of certain extended tax provisions by Nov. 20, 2010.
Passed 241-181: R 2-171; D 239-10; I 0-0.

Vote: Nay
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(949) - HR 3288: Fiscal 2010 Omnibus Appropriations - Conference Report
December 10, 2009 - Adoption of the conference report on the bill that would provide $446.8 billion in discretionary spending in fiscal 2010 for federal departments and agencies covered by six unfinished fiscal 2010 spending bills. The measure incorporates the following previously separate appropriations bills from the 111th Congress: Commerce-Justice-Science; Financial Services; Labor-HHS-Education; Military Construction-VA; State-Foreign Operations; and Transportation-HUD. It also would prohibit the release or transfer of detainees held in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, into the United States, for any reason other than prosecution.
Adopted (thus sent to the Senate) 221-202: R 0-174; D 221-28; I 0-0.

Vote: Nay
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(951) - H Res 962: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Same-Day Consideration
December 10, 2009 - Adoption of the rule (H Res 962) that would waive the two-thirds majority vote requirement for same-day consideration of resolutions reported from the Rules Committee on the legislative day of Dec. 10, 2009, that provide for further consideration of the bill (HR 4173) that would overhaul financial industry regulations.
Adopted 239-183.

Vote: Nay
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(953) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Manager's Amendment
December 10, 2009 - Frank, D-Mass., amendment that would expand federal pre-emption by permitting the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to overrule state consumer financial laws if they impair national bank business and authorize $4 billion of Troubled Asset Relief Program funds for housing relief. It also would stipulate that Consumer Financial Protection Agency regulations do not supersede state or federal consumer protection standards. It would clarify that the Financial Services Oversight Council would be the chief regulatory body for systemic-risk regulation, and increase the ability of the Federal Reserve to prevent mergers, acquisitions and consolidations of non-bank financial holding companies.
Adopted in Committee of the Whole 240-182.

Vote: Nay
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(954) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Credit Rating Agency Lawsuits
December 10, 2009 - Sessions, R-Texas, amendment that would strike provisions in the bill that would allow private lawsuits to be brought against credit rating agencies.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 172-257.

Vote: Yea________________________________________
(955) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Conflicts of Interest
December 10, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., amendment that would establish governance rules for clearinghouses and swap-exchange facilities to prevent conflicts of interest.
Adopted in Committee of the Whole 228-202.

Vote: Nay
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( 956) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Major Swap Participant Definition
December 10, 2009 - Murphy, D-N.Y., amendment that would define "major swap participant" as a firm having a significant impact on the financial system.
Adopted in Committee of the Whole 304-124.

Vote: Yea

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(957) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - End User Swap Margins
December 10, 2009 - Frank, D-Mass., amendment that would authorize prudential regulators, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission, to set margin or collateral requirements in swap and security-based swap transactions involving end-users.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 150-280.

Vote: Nay
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(958) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Registered Swap Facilities
December 10, 2009 - Stupak, D-Mich., amendment that would require all non-cleared swaps to be executed on a registered swap execution facility.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 98-330.

Vote: Nay
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(959) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Swap Regulation and Invalidation
December 10, 2009 - Stupak, D-Mich., amendment that would authorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission to ban abusive swaps, amend any proposed commercial risk definition to disregard balance sheet risk and invalidate illegal swaps entered into after enactment of the bill.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 150-279.

Vote: Nay
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(960) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - External Audit Requirements
December 11, 2009 - Kanjorski, D-Pa., amendment that would strike provisions in the bill exempting public companies with less than $75 million in market capitalization from the external audit of internal controls requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 153-271.

Vote: Yea
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(961) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Credit Rating Agency Exemptions
December 11, 2009 - McCarthy, R-Calif., amendment that would strike a section of the bill repealing a rule that exempts credit rating agencies registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission from liability as "experts" under the Securities Act.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 166-259.

Vote: Yea
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(962) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Unrecovered TARP Funds
December 11, 2009 - Peters, D-Mich., amendment that would authorize the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to use systemic dissolution funds to repay shortfalls in the Troubled Asset Relief Program to prevent increases to the deficit or national debt.
Adopted in Committee of the Whole 228-198.

Vote: Nay
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(963) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Mortgage Loans Modification
December 11, 2009 - Marshall, D-Ga., amendment that would allow bankruptcy courts to modify the terms of mortgages on primary residences by extending repayment periods, reducing excessive interest rates and fees and adjusting the principal balance of a mortgage to a home's fair market value. It also would authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs, Federal Housing Administration, and Rural Housing Service to facilitate mortgage modifications.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 188-241.

Vote: Nay
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(964) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Reverse Mortgage Transactions
December 11, 2009 - Schakowsky, D-Ill., amendment that would authorize the director of the Consumer Financial Protection Agency to regulate reverse mortgage transactions within one year of the bill's enactment.
Adopted in Committee of the Whole 277-149.

Vote: Nay
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(965) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Consumer Financial Protection Council
December 11, 2009 - Minnick, D-Idaho, amendment that would replace the Consumer Financial Protection Agency with a council of regulators authorized to issue rules on the safety and soundness of financial institutions and products. The council would include the secretaries of Treasury and Housing and Urban Development, the chairman of the Federal Reserve, and the chairmen of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 208-223.

Vote: Yea
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(966) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Republican Substitute
December 11, 2009 - Bachus, R-Ala., substitute amendment that would establish a new chapter of the bankruptcy code to resolve certain non-bank financial institutions, create a consumer protection council tasked with developing and enforcing new consumer protections, regulate over-the-counter financial derivatives markets, address executive compensation, overhaul Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and create a Federal Insurance Office. It also would require the Treasury Department to approve Federal Reserve emergency lending.
Rejected in Committee of the Whole 175-251.

Vote: Yea________________________________________
(967) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Recommit
December 11, 2009 - Dent, R-Pa., motion to recommit the bill to the House Financial Services Committee with instructions that it be immediately reported back with an amendment that would repeal the Troubled Asset Relief Program and lower the national debt limit.
Motion rejected 190-232.

Vote: Yea
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(968) - HR 4173: Financial Industry Regulation Overhaul - Passage
December 11, 2009 - Passage of the bill that would overhaul federal regulations for the financial industry. It would establish a process for dissolving financial institutions that pose risks to the entire financial system and create a Consumer Financial Protection Agency to protect consumers from unsafe financial products. It would regulate the financial derivatives market, impose restrictions on credit rating firms, strengthen investor protections and require a registry of private capital investment advisers. As amended, the bill would set national mortgage standards, expand federal preemption by permitting the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to overrule state consumer financial laws if they impair national bank business and authorize $4 billion of Troubled Asset Relief Program funds for housing relief.
Passed 223-202.

Vote: Nay
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(988) - HR 4314: Debt Limit Increase - Passage
December 16, 2009 - Passage of the bill that would increase the federal debt limit to $12.4 trillion.
Passed 218-214.

Vote: Nay________________________________________

Congress and the Federal Government

(978) - H Con Res 223: Adjournment - Adoption
December 16, 2009 - Adoption of the concurrent resolution that would provide for the sine die adjournment of the first session of the 111th Congress, and in the second session, would provide for the adjournment of the House until noon, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, and the Senate until noon, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010.
Adopted 222-195.

Vote: Nay
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(980) - H Res 973: Same-Day Consideration - Rule
December 16, 2009 - Adoption of the rule (H Res 973) that would waive the two-thirds majority vote requirement for same-day consideration of resolutions reported from the Rules Committee on the legislative day of Dec. 16, 2009.
Adopted 218-202.

Vote: Nay
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Domestic Issues

(913) - HR 3667: Clyde L. Hillhouse Post Office - Passage
December 01, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate a post office in White Springs, Fla., as the "Clyde L. Hillhouse Post Office Building."
Motion agreed to 386-0.

Vote: Yea
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(918) - HR 3634: George Kell Post Office - Passage
December 02, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate a post office in Swifton, Ark., as the "George Kell Post Office."
Motion agreed to 415-0.

Vote: Yea
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(930) - HR 3570: Satellite Television Regulations - Passage
December 03, 2009 - Conyers, D-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would extend and modify regulations governing satellite television carriers' distribution of local broadcast stations to markets without local affiliates. It also would require satellite television providers to continue carrying multicast affiliates.
Motion agreed to 394-11.

Vote: Yea
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(938) - H Res 907: 100th Anniversary of the Bronx Grand Concourse - Adoption
December 08, 2009 - Larsen, D-Wash., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the 100th anniversary of the Grand Concourse, a four-mile thoroughfare in the Bronx, New York City.
Motion agreed to 405-0.

Vote: Yea
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(941) - HR 3951: Roy Rondeno Post Office - Passage
December 09, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate a post office in New Orleans as the "Roy Rondeno Sr. Post Office Building."
Motion agreed to 417-1.

Vote: Yea
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(944) - HR 3603: Ocmulgee National Monument - Passage
December 09, 2009 - Bordallo, D-Guam, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would redesignate the Ocmulgee National Monument in Macon, Ga., as the "Ocmulgee Mounds National Monument."
Motion agreed to 419-0.

Vote: Yea
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(950) - HR 4017: Ann Marie Blute Post Office - Passage
December 10, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate a post office in Shrewsbury, Mass., as the "Ann Marie Blute Post Office."
Motion agreed to 419-0.

Vote: Yea
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(969) - H Res 779: Runaway Youth Prevention - Adoption
December 14, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the importance of youth runaway prevention and urge support for greater public awareness efforts and effective runaway youth prevention programs.
Motion agreed to 341-0.

Vote: Yea
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(970) - H Res 942: Real Salt Lake Soccer Cup Win - Adoption
December 14, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would commend the Real Salt Lake soccer club for winning the 2009 Major League Soccer cup, the first in the franchise's history.
Motion agreed to 347-0.

Vote: Yea
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(971) - H Res 894: 50th Anniversary of 'Kind of Blue' - Adoption
December 15, 2009 - Conyers, D-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the 50th anniversary of the recording of the album "Kind of Blue" and the national importance of jazz.
Motion agreed to 409-0.

Vote: Yea
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(976) - H Res 150: Tribute to A. Phillip Randolph - Adoption
December 15, 2009 - Conyers, D-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize civil rights leader A. Phillip Randolph for his leadership and work to end discrimination and secure equal employment opportunities for all Americans.
Motion agreed to 395-23.

Vote: Yea
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(977) - S 1472: Justice Department Human Rights Division - Passage
December 15, 2009 - Conyers, D-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require the attorney general to create a Justice Department division to focus on enforcing human rights laws.
Motion agreed to 416-3.

Vote: Yea
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(981) - H Con Res 160: Tribute to American Kennel Club - Adoption
December 16, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would honor the American Kennel Club for its service to dog owners and the public.
Motion agreed to 419-0.

Vote: Yea
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(984) - H Res 905: 70th Anniversary of Justice Brandeis's Retirement - Adoption
December 16, 2009 - Cohen, D-Tenn., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the 70th anniversary of Justice Louis D. Brandeis's retirement from the Supreme Court and the contribution he made to American jurisprudence.
Motion agreed to 423-1.

Vote: Yea
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(986) - HR 1110: Caller ID Protections - Passage
December 16, 2009 - Conyers, D-Mich., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would make it a federal crime to manipulate caller identification information to commit identity theft or other forms of fraud.
Motion agreed to 418-1.

Vote: Yea
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Energy, Environment and Federal Land

(911) - HR 3029: Gas Turbine Research Program - Passage
December 01, 2009 - Tonko, D-N.Y., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require the Energy Department to establish a research and development program to increase the efficiency of gas turbines used in combined cycle power generation systems.
Motion agreed to 266-118.

Vote: Nay
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(919) - HR 515: Low-Level Radioactive Waste Import Ban - Passage
December 02, 2009 - Gordon, D-Tenn., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would bar the Nuclear Regulatory Commission from issuing permits to import low-level radioactive waste into the United States, but would allow the president to provide a waiver under certain circumstances.
Motion agreed to 309-112.

Vote: Nay
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(946) - HR 86: California Seacoast Preservation - Passage
December 09, 2009 - Bordallo, D-Guam, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would designate the rocks and small islands on the seacoast of Orange County, Calif., as part of the California Coastal National Monument. It also would repeal the reservation of a lighthouse on the Orange County coast.
Motion agreed to 397-4.

Vote: Yea
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Foreign Affairs and Immigration

(937) - H Res 915: Condemnation of Hungarian State Radio Licenses - Adoption
December 08, 2009 - Engel, D-N.Y., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would condemn the recent action by the Hungarian National Radio and Television Board to award national community radio licenses, and encourage the Republic of Hungary to respect the rule of law, treat foreign investors fairly and maintain a free press.
Motion agreed to 333-74.

Vote: Yea
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(972) - HR 1517: Permanent U.S. Customs and Border Protection Appointments - Passage
December 15, 2009 - Cuellar, D-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would authorize the commissioner of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to convert employees serving a limited overseas appointment to a permanent position if they have successfully completed two years of service.
Motion agreed to 414-1.

Vote: Yea________________________________________
(975) - HR 2194: Iran Sanctions - Passage
December 15, 2009 - Berman, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would impose sanctions against companies that supply Iran with, or support its domestic production of, gasoline and other refined petroleum products.
Motion agreed to 412-12.

Vote: Yea
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(989) - HR 3714: Global Press Freedom - Passage
December 16, 2009 - Berman, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require the State department to include information on the freedom of the press in country reports and authorize necessary sums to establish a Freedom of the Press Grant Program to promote global press freedom.
Motion agreed to 403-12.

Vote: Yea
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Healthcare
(912) - H Res 727: Ovarian Cancer Awareness - Adoption
December 01, 2009 - Lynch, D-Mass., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would express support for greater awareness of ovarian cancer.
Motion agreed to 385-0.

Vote: Yea
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(974) - H Res 971: Mammography Insurance Coverage - Adoption
December 15, 2009 - Capps, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would express the sense of the House that the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force guidelines not be used by insurers to prohibit or deny coverage for mammography services.
Motion agreed to 426-0.

Vote: Yea
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Housing
(920) - H Con Res 197: Contaminated Drywall Assistance - Adoption
December 02, 2009 - Waters, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would encourage banks and mortgage servicers to assist families affected by contaminated drywall and allow temporary forbearance without penalty on home mortgage payments.
Motion agreed to 419-1.

Vote: Yea
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Transportation and Homeland Security

(922) - HR 3980: FEMA Grant Regulations - Passage
December 02, 2009 - Cuellar, D-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) administrator to submit a report to Congress that identifies redundant rules and regulations for FEMA grant recipients and includes a plan to improve methods of measuring performances.
Motion agreed to 414-0.

Vote: Yea
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(926) - H Res 28: Surface Transportation Safety - Adoption
December 03, 2009 - Jackson Lee, D-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would express the sense of the House that the Transportation Security Administration should continue to increase security on rail, mass transit and other surface transportation systems.
Motion agreed to 417-3.

Vote: Nay
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(931) - HR 3288: Fiscal 2010 Transportation-HUD Appropriations - Motion to Instruct
December 08, 2009 - Latham, R-Iowa, motion to instruct conferees to disagree with any congressionally directed spending items added to the bill in conference and to withhold approval of the final conference agreement unless it has been available to the managers for at least 72 hours.
Motion agreed to 212-193.

Vote: Yea
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(973) - HR 3978: Terrorism Preparedness Training - Passage
December 15, 2009 - Cuellar, D-Texas, motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would authorize the secretary of the Homeland Security Department to accept gifts of property or services related to terrorism preparedness and response. It also would require the secretary to submit an annual report to Congress on gifts received by the agency.
Motion agreed to 413-1.

Vote: Yea
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War on Terror and the Armed Forces

(935) - H Res 845: U.S. Air Force Energy Savings - Adoption
December 08, 2009 - Bordallo, D-Guam, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the energy savings achieved by the U.S. Air Force and the leadership of the 7th Bomb Wing at Dyess Air Force Base.
Motion agreed to 409-0: R 168-0; D 241-0; I 0-0.

Vote: Yea
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(936) - HR 2278: Report on Middle Eastern Media Outlets - Passage
December 08, 2009 - Costa, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would require the president to submit a report to Congress on Middle Eastern media outlets and satellite companies that incite anti-American violence through their programming.
Motion agreed to 395-3.

Vote: Yea
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(985) - HR 3326: Fiscal 2010 Defense Appropriations - Motion to Concur
December 16, 2009 - Murtha, D-Pa., motion to concur in the Senate amendment with a House amendment to the bill that would appropriate $636.4 billion for the Defense Department in fiscal 2010, of which $508 billion is for regular activities and $128.2 billion is for war operations. The House amendment would raise military pay by 3.4 percent. It would extend unemployment benefits and COBRA health care premium subsidies through Feb. 28, 2010. It would extend expiring provisions of the anti-terrorism law known as the Patriot Act, certain transportation and flood insurance programs, and some Small Business Administration loan programs through Feb. 28, 2010. It also would provide $400 million for the food stamp program, and funding to prevent a scheduled cut in Medicare payments to physicians until Feb. 28, 2010.
Motion agreed to 395-34.

Vote: Yea
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Veterans

(914) - H Res 494: Tribute to 30th Infantry Division Soldiers - Adoption
December 02, 2009 - Kissell, D-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the service of the 30th Infantry Division soldiers during World War II.
Motion agreed to 415-0.

Vote: Yea
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(915) - H Con Res 129: Tribute to Submarine Force - Adoption
December 02, 2009 - Kissell, D-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would congratulate the U.S. submarine force for completing 1,000 Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine patrols.
Motion agreed to 412-0.

Vote: Yea
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(916) - H Res 861: National Military Family Month - Adoption
December 02, 2009 - Kissell, D-N.C., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the goals and ideals of National Military Family Month and honor the sacrifices and dedication of military families, as well as their contributions to the United States.
Motion agreed to 417-0.

Vote: Yea
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(917) - H Res 897: Teaching About Veterans - Adoption
December 02, 2009 - Bishop, D-N.Y., motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the importance of teaching elementary and secondary school students about the sacrifices made by veterans.
Motion agreed to 419-0.

Vote: Yea
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(932) - H Con Res 199: Tribute to Echo Company - Adoption
December 08, 2009 - Bordallo, D-Guam, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would recognize the historic and continued contributions of Echo Company of the 100th Battalion of the 442nd Infantry of the U.S. Army to the citizens of the Northern Mariana Islands and the United States.
Motion agreed to 400-0.

Vote: Yea
________________________________________(933) - H Con Res 206: Tribute to Fort Gordon Personnel - Adoption
December 08, 2009 - Bordallo, D-Guam, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the concurrent resolution that would recognize the soldiers, their families, and the civilian personnel at Fort Gordon in Georgia for their service and dedication to the United States.
Motion agreed to 404-0.

Vote: Yea
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(934) - H Res 940: Tribute to National Guard - Adoption
December 08, 2009 - Bordallo, D-Guam, motion to suspend the rules and adopt the resolution that would recognize the members of the National Guard for their service in response to the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, and for their continuing role in homeland security and military operations. It also would state the support of Congress for providing the National Guard with the necessary resources to ensure readiness.
Motion agreed to 401-0.

Vote: Yea________________________________________






















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