This comes by way of Congress.org
April 2, 2007
Recent Congressional Votes -
- Senate: U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act
- House: Budget Resolution, FY2008
- Senate: Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act
- Senate: HOPE Act
- House: DC House Voting Rights Act
U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act - Vote Passed (51-47, 2 Not Voting)
The Senate passed this $122 million emergency supplemental bill that provides funds for military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and sets a timetable for withdrawing troops from Iraq.
Sen. Richard Durbin voted YES......send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Barack Obama voted YES......send e-mail or see bio
Recent House Votes
Budget Resolution, FY2008 - Vote Passed (216-210, 7 Not Voting)
The House passed this $2.9 trillion budget plan setting spending priorities for the 2008 fiscal year.
Rep. Peter Roskam voted NO......send e-mail or see bio
Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act - S.5
Following the Easter recess, the Senate is scheduled to take up this bill increasing funding for embryonic stem cell research.
HOPE Act - S.30
This Senate bill would increase funding for adult stem cell research.
DC House Voting Rights Act - H.R.1433
The House is scheduled to take up this bill after the recess that would give the District of Columbia a full vote in the U.S. House and add a new seat from the state of Utah.