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« on: May 22, 2006, 04:09:31 PM »


Congress.org
presents:   
 
          
May 22, 2006
 
In this MegaVote for New York's 14th Congressional District:
 
Recent Congressional Votes -
 Senate: Border Fence amendment
 Senate: To declare English as the national language
 Senate: To declare English is the common and unifying language
 House: Forest Emergency Recovery and Research Act
 House: Congressional Budget Resolution, FY2007
 House: Interior Appropriations Act, FY2007
 
Upcoming Congressional Bills -
 Senate: Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006
 House: Agriculture Appropriations Act, FY2007
 House: Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, FY2007
 House: Homeland Security Appropriations Act, FY2007
       
 
      
Recent Senate Votes      
      
Border Fence amendment - Vote Agreed to (83-16, 1 Not Voting)
 
During the immigration debate, the Senate approved this plan to build 370 miles of fencing along the U.S.-Mexico border.
 
Sen. Charles Schumer voted YES......
Sen. Hillary Clinton voted YES......


To declare English as the national language - Vote Agreed to (63-34, 3 Not Voting)
 
This amendment to the immigration bill declares English to be the national language.
 
Sen. Charles Schumer voted NO......
Sen. Hillary Clinton voted NO......


To declare English is the common and unifying language - Vote Agreed to (58-39, 3 Not Voting)
 
Following the vote declaring English to be the national language, the Senate voted to declare English to be the "common and unifying language."
 
Sen. Charles Schumer voted YES......
Sen. Hillary Clinton voted YES......

      
      
Recent House Votes      
      
Forest Emergency Recovery and Research Act - Vote Passed (243-182, 7 Not Voting)
 
This House bill would speed up logging of forests that have been damaged by storms and fires.
 
Rep. Carolyn Maloney voted YES......


Congressional Budget Resolution, FY2007 - Vote Passed (218-210, 5 Not Voting)
 
The House passed this resolution calling for a 2007 fiscal year budget of $2.8 trillion.
 
Rep. Carolyn Maloney voted NO......


Interior Appropriations Act, FY2007 - Vote Passed (293-128, 11 Not Voting)
 
The House passed this $25.9 billion bill that would fund the Interior Department for the 2007 fiscal year.
 
Rep. Carolyn Maloney voted YES......

   
 
      
Upcoming Votes      
      
Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006 - S.2611
 
The Senate is scheduled to complete work on this immigration reform bill this week.
 


Agriculture Appropriations Act, FY2007 - H.R.5384
 
The House is scheduled to work on this $94.4 billion bill that would fund agriculture programs for the upcoming fiscal year.
 


Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, FY2007 - H.R.5427
 
This $30 billion bill would fund the Department of Energy for the 2007 fiscal year.
 


Homeland Security Appropriations Act, FY2007 - H.R.__
 
Following action on the energy and water bill, the House is expected to take up this $32 billion bill that would fund the Department of Homeland Security for the 2007 fiscal year.
   
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