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MEGA VOTE/HOW CONGRESS VOTED 11/13/07 UPDATE | November 14, 2007

 

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November 12, 2007

In this MegaVote for Ohio’s 3rd Congressional District:



 
Recent Senate Votes
 
Overriding the Veto of the Water Resources Development Act – Vote Passed (79-14, 7 Not Voting)

The Senate voted to override the President’s veto of the Water Resources Development Act.

Sen. George Voinovich voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Sherrod Brown voted YES……send e-mail or see bio


Nomination of Michael B. Mukasey of New York to be Attorney General – Vote Confirmed (53-40, 7 Not Voting)

The Senate confirmed former federal judge Michael Mukasey to be Attorney General of the United States.

Sen. George Voinovich voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Sherrod Brown voted NO……send e-mail or see bio


 
Recent House Votes
 
Overriding the Veto of the Water Resources Development Act – Vote Passed (361-54, 17 Not Voting)

The House voted on Tuesday to override President Bush’s veto of the Water Resources Development Act.

Rep. Michael Turner voted YES……send e-mail or see bio


Employment Non-Discrimination Act – Vote Passed (235-184, 14 Not Voting)

The House passed this bill that would bar employers with 15 or more employees from discriminating against potential workers based on their real or supposed sexual orientation.

Rep. Michael Turner voted NO……send e-mail or see bio


United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement – Vote Passed (285-132, 16 Not Voting)

This bill is intended to strengthen trade ties with Peru.

Rep. Michael Turner voted YES……send e-mail or see bio


Defense Appropriations Act, FY2008 – Vote Passed (400-15, 17 Not Voting)

The House overwhelmingly passed the conference report for this $471 billion bill funding the Department of Defense for the 2008 fiscal year.

Rep. Michael Turner voted YES……send e-mail or see bio


Labor/HHS/Education Appropriations Act, FY2008 – Vote Passed (274-141, 17 Not Voting)

With this vote the House sent the appropriations bill funding the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education to the President’s desk.

Rep. Michael Turner voted YES……send e-mail or see bio


Temporary Tax Relief Act of 2007 – Vote Passed (216-193, 24 Not Voting)

The House passed this bill to provide tax relief for the 2007 filing year.

Rep. Michael Turner voted NO……send e-mail or see bio


 
Upcoming Votes
 
Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 – H.R.2419

The Senate will continue to work on this bill that provides aid for farmers and funds for low-income nutrition programs.


Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007 – H.R.3915

The House is scheduled to vote on this legislation intended to reform consumer mortgage practices.


Head Start for School Readiness Act – H.R.1429

The House will vote on the conference report of this bill to reauthorize the Head Start Act.


 

 
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