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S-CHIP How Ohio US Representatives Voted to Overide Bush Veto | October 19, 2007

An Aye vote was to overide the Bush Veto on S-Chip.

History of the Bill;

Feb 16, 2007: This bill passed in the House of Representatives by roll call vote. The vote was held under a suspension of the rules to cut debate short and pass the bill, needing a two-thirds majority. The totals were 360 Ayes, 45 Nays, 28 Present/Not Voting. (House of Representatives roll no. 102)

Aug 2, 2007: This bill passed in the Senate by roll call vote. The totals were 68 Ayes, 31 Nays, 1 Present/Not Voting. (Senate roll no. 307)

Oct 3, 2007: The President issued a veto on this bill. Oct 18, 2007: The House of Representatives attempted to override the President’s veto of this bill, but failed, by roll call vote. The totals were 273 Ayes, 156 Nays, 4 Present/Not Voting. (House of Representatives roll no. 982

Totals & Party Breakdown

Total Democrat Republican Independent
Ayes: 273 (63%)   229 44 0
Nays: 156 (36%)   2 154 0
No Vote: 4 (1%)   2 2 0

Ohio US Representatives and their votes…

[As much as I disagree with Representatives Turner & Hobson on other issues, credit must be given when due, and they get credit for standing up for Families on this vote. ]

Ohio
Nay    OH-1    Chabot, Steven [R]
Nay    OH-2    Schmidt, Jean [R]

Aye    OH-3    Turner, Michael [R]
Nay    OH-4    Jordan, Jim [R]
Aye    OH-6    Wilson, Charles [D]
Aye    OH-7    Hobson, David [R]
Nay    OH-8    Boehner, John [R]
Aye    OH-9    Kaptur, Marcy [D]
Aye    OH-10    Kucinich, Dennis [D]
Aye    OH-11    Jones, Stephanie [D]
Aye    OH-12    Tiberi, Patrick [R]
Aye    OH-13    Sutton, Betty [D]
Aye    OH-14    LaTourette, Steven [R]
Aye    OH-15    Pryce, Deborah [R]
Aye    OH-16    Regula, Ralph [

SOURCE:  http://www.govtrack.us/congress/vote.xpd?vote=h2007-982

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