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Agreed To Chemical Weapons Treaty 04/24/1997 ratingX
Agreed To Grams Amendment on Super-Computer Sales to China 07/10/1997 ratingX
Rejected Domenici (for Gorton) Modified Amendment 09/11/1997 ratingX
Agreed To Gregg Amendment to Prohibit National Testing 09/11/1997 ratingX
Agreed To Nomination of David Satcher to be U.S. Surgeon General 02/10/1998 ratingX
Confirmed Nomination of Margaret M. Morrow to be District Judge for the Central District of California 02/11/1998 ratingX
Agreed To McConnell Amendment to increase funding for the International Monetary Fund 03/26/1998 ratingX
Agreed To Ashcroft Amendment to Prohibit National Testing 04/22/1998 ratingcheck
Agreed To Resolution of Ratification on NATO Expansion Treaty 04/30/1998 ratingX
Passed Job Training Partnership Act (School-to-Work) 05/05/1998 ratingX
Agreed To Ashcroft Amendment to eliminate funding for NEA 09/15/1998 ratingX
Confirmed Nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circut 10/02/1998 ratingX
Confirmed Nomination of William Fletcher for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit 10/08/1998 ratingX
Rejected Marsha L. Berzon to U.S. Circuit Judge, Ninth Cir 03/09/2000 ratingX
Rejected Confirmation of Richard Paez to be U.S. Circuit J 03/09/2000 ratingX
Rejected Marriage Tax Penalty Relief Act 04/13/2000 ratingcheck
Rejected Murray Amendment on Classroom Size 05/04/2000 ratingX
Agreed To Levin Amendment on Withdrawing Troops from Kosovo 05/18/2000 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Table Murray Amendment on Abortions at Military Hospitals 06/20/2000 ratingcheck
Agreed To Kennedy Amendment on Hate Crimes 06/20/2000 ratingX
Failed Helms Amendment on Taxpayer Funds for contraception 06/30/2000 ratingX
Rejected Inhofe Amendment Reducing Funding for the NEA 07/12/2000 ratingcheck
Rejected Nickles Amendment on Limiting Presidential Land Use Power 07/18/2000 ratingcheck
Passed Marriage Tax Penalty Relief Reconciliation Act 07/18/2000 ratingcheck
Rejected Thompson Amendment on China's Policy of Nuclear Proliferation 09/13/2000 ratingX
Rejected Helms Amendment on China policy of forced abortion and sterilization 09/13/2000 ratingcheck
Passed Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) for China 09/19/2000 ratingX
Confirmed John Ashcroft, Of Missouri, To Be Attorney General 02/01/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Lincoln Amendment on Bilingual Education 05/10/2001 ratingX
Passed Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 05/23/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Helms Amendment to Protect the Boy Scouts 06/14/2001 ratingcheck
Rejected Hutchinson Amendment to Provide Health Insurance Deductions for Self-Employed Individuals 06/21/2001 ratingX
Agreed To Craig Amendment on Medical Savings Accounts 06/29/2001 ratingX
Agreed To Smith Amendment to Help Farmers from onerous Fish and Wildlife regulations 07/12/2001 ratingX
Agreed To Gramm Amendment on Mexican Trucks 07/25/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Allen Amendment on Needle Exchange Programs 11/07/2001 ratingX
Agreed To Enzi Amendment on Internet Taxation 11/15/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To No Child Left Behind Act 12/18/2001 ratingX
Agreed To Durbin Amendment on Increasing Food Stamp Availablity to Legal Immigrants 02/07/2002 ratingX
Rejected Reid Amendment Restoring Voting Rights to Felons 02/14/2002 ratingX
Rejected Schumer Amendment Weakening Voter Registration Standards 02/27/2002 ratingcheck
Rejected Lott Amendment on Judicial Nominees 03/21/2002 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on Murkowski Amdt on Artic Drilling (ANWR) 04/18/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Freedom Consolidation Act (Expansion of NATO) 05/17/2002 ratingX
Agreed To Warner Amendment Protecting U.S. Military from the International Criminal Court 06/06/2002 ratingcheck
Rejected Hate Crimes Bill 06/11/2002 ratingX
Agreed To Motion To Invoke Cloture On S. 2600; Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002 06/18/2002 ratingX
Agreed To Murray Amendment on Abortions at Military Hospitals 06/21/2002 ratingX
Agreed To A bill to reaffirm the reference to one Nation under God in the Pledge of Allegiance 06/27/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Andean Trade Preference Expansion Act 08/01/2002 ratingX
Agreed To Boxer-Smith Amendment on Arming Pilots 09/05/2002 ratingcheck
Confirmed Dennis W. Shedd, of South Carolina, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 11/19/2002 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion To Invoke Cloture On The Nomination Of Miguel A. Estrada To Be U.S. Circuit Judge 03/05/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion to Waive CBA re: the Murray Amendment 03/11/2003 ratingX
Agreed To Motion To Table Durbin Amdt. to weaken Partial Birth Abortion Ban 03/12/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Boxer Motion to Recommit with instructions on Partial Birth Abortion Ban 03/12/2003 ratingX
Agreed To Harkin Amendment Affirming Roe v. Wade 03/12/2003 ratingX
Passed Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003 03/13/2003 ratingcheck
Passed Boxer Amdt. Preventing Drilling in ANWR 03/19/2003 ratingX
Agreed To Breaux Amendment to Eliminate Potential Tax Cuts 03/25/2003 ratingX
Rejected Bunning Amendment to Repeal Tax Increase on Social Security 03/25/2003 ratingcheck
Confirmed Confirmation Jeffrey S. Sutton, of Ohio, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit 04/29/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Priscilla R. Owen, of Texas, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 05/01/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Feinstein Amendment Eliminating Abstinence Until Marriage Education Funds 05/16/2003 ratingX
Agreed To Jobs and Growth Reconciliation Tax Act of 2003 05/23/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion To Table Boxer Amdt. to overturn Mexico City Policy 07/09/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Motion To Table Sessions Amdt. to Cut Wasteful Spending in Emergency Supplemental 07/11/2003 ratingX
Rejected Motion To Invoke Cloture On The Nomination Of William H. Pryor, Jr., Of Alabama, To Be U.S. Circuit Judge 07/31/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture re: Charles W. Pickering, of Mississippi, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 10/30/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Feinstein Amendment Eliminating Abstinence Funds in Foreign Ops Bill 10/31/2003 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Carolyn B. Kuhl, of California, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 11/14/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Janice R. Brown, of California, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 11/14/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Frist Motion to Waive the point of order; Supporting Health Savings Accounts 11/24/2003 ratingcheck
Rejected Feinstein Amendment to Laci and Conner's Law 03/25/2004 ratingX
Rejected Murray Amendment to Laci and Conner's Law 03/25/2004 ratingX
Passed Laci and Conner's Law 03/25/2004 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion To Invoke Cloture on the Welfare Reform Bill 04/01/2004 ratingcheck
Passed Internet Tax Nondiscrimination Act 04/29/2004 ratingcheck
Rejected Schumer Amdt. No. 47.; Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 03/08/2005 ratingX
Agreed To Boxer Amdt. No. 278; Foreign Affairs Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 and 2007 04/05/2005 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Craig Amdt. No. 375; Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act 04/19/2005 ratingX
Passed Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act 06/30/2005 ratingX
Agreed To Tax Relief Act of 2005 05/11/2006 ratingcheck
Rejected Isakson Amdt. No. 3961; To prohibit the granting of legal status, or adjustment of current status, to any individual who enters or entered the United States in violation of Federal law 05/16/2006 ratingcheck
Agreed To Sessions Amdt. No. 3979; To increase the amount of fencing and improve vehicle barriers installed along the southwest border of the United States 05/17/2006 ratingcheck
Rejected Vitter Amdt. No. 3963; To strike the provisions related to certain undocumented individuals 05/17/2006 ratingcheck
Agreed To Motion to Table Ensign Amdt. No. 3985; To reduce document fraud, prevent identity theft, and preserve the integrity of the Social Security system 05/18/2006 ratingX
Agreed To Inhofe Amdt. No. 4064; To amend title 4 United States Code, to declare English as the national language of the United States and to promote the patriotic integration of prospective US citizens 05/18/2006 ratingcheck
Passed Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006 05/25/2006 ratingX
Rejected Sessions Amdt. No. 4659, As Modified; To appropriate an additional $1,829,400,000 to construct double-layered fencing and vehicle barriers along the southwest border 07/13/2006 ratingcheck
Passed Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act 07/18/2006 ratingX
Agreed To Bennett Amdt No. 20; To strike a provision relating to paid efforts to stimulate grassroots lobbying. 01/18/2007 ratingcheck
Passed S. 5; Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007 04/12/2007 ratingX
Rejected Vitter Amdt. No. 1157; To strike title VI (related to Nonimmigrants in the United States Previously in Unlawful Status). 05/24/2007 ratingcheck
Rejected McConnell Amdt. No. 1170; To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require individuals voting in person to present photo identification. 06/05/2007 ratingcheck
Rejected Cornyn Amdt. No. 1184, As Modified; To establish a permanent bar for gang members, terrorists, and other criminals. 06/06/2007 ratingcheck
Agreed To to Sessions Amdt. No. 1234; To save American taxpayers up to $24 billion in the 10 years after passage of this Act, by preventing the earned income tax credit. 06/06/2007 ratingcheck
Agreed To Salazar Amdt. No. 1384; To preserve and enhance the role of the English language. 06/06/2007 ratingX
Agreed To Inhofe Amdt. No. 1151; To amend title 4, United States Code, to declare English as the national language of the Government of the United States, and for other purposes. 06/06/2007 ratingcheck
Rejected Vitter Amdt. No. 1339; To require that the U.S. VISIT system be finished as part of the enforcement trigger. 06/06/2007 ratingcheck
Rejected Upon Reconsideration, Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Kennedy Amdt. No. 1150, As Amended; In the nature of a substitute. 06/08/2007 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.1639; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/26/2007 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on S.1639; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/28/2007 ratingX
Rejected Allard Amdt No. 2535 As Modified; To codify the unborn child rule. 08/02/2007 ratingcheck
Passed H.R.976 As Amended; Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2007 08/02/2007 ratingX
Passed Military Construction/Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, FY2008 09/06/2007 --
Agreed To Brownback Amdt. No. 2707; To prohibit funding of organizations that support coercive abortion. 09/06/2007 ratingcheck
Agreed To Boxer Amdt. No. 2719; To prohibit the application of certain restrictive eligibility requirements to foreign nongovernmental organizations with respect to the provision of assistance under part I of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961. 09/06/2007 ratingX
Passed State/Foreign Operations Appropriations Act, FY 2008 09/07/2007 --
Agreed To College Cost Reduction Act of 2007 09/07/2007 --
Agreed To Dorgan Amdt. No. 2797; To prohibit the establishment of a program that allows Mexican truck drivers to operate beyond the commercial zones near the Mexican border. 09/11/2007 ratingcheck
Passed H.R.3074: Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 09/12/2007 --
Rejected On Cloture: District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007 09/18/2007 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Specter Amdt. No. 2022; To restore habeas corpus for those detained by the United States. 09/19/2007 --
Rejected Webb Amdt. No. 2909; To specify minimum periods between deployment of units and members of the Armed Forces deployed for Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. 09/19/2007 --
Rejected Levin Amdt. No. 2898; To provide for a reduction and transition of United States forces in Iraq. 09/21/2007 --
Agreed To H.R.1495 Conference Report; Water Resources Development Act of 2007 09/24/2007 --
Agreed To To express the sense of Congress on federalism in Iraq. 09/26/2007 --
Agreed To Motion to Concur in the Amendments of the House to the Amendments of the Senate to H.R.976; Support for Injured Servicemembers Act 09/27/2007 --
Agreed To H.J.Res.43; A joint resolution increasing the statutory limit on the public debt. 09/27/2007 --
Agreed To H. J. Res. 52; A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes. 09/27/2007 --
Passed H.R. 1585 as Amended; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 10/01/2007 --
Passed Commerce/Justice/Science Appropriations Act, FY2008 10/16/2007 --
Passed H.R. 3043 as Amended; Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 10/23/2007 --
Confirmed Confirmation Leslie Southwick, of Mississippi, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 10/24/2007 --
Passed S.294 as Amended; Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2007 10/30/2007 --
Passed Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 11/01/2007 --
Passed Shall H.R. 1495 Pass, the Objections of the President of the United States to the Contrary Notwithstanding; Water Resources Development Act of 2007 11/08/2007 --
Confirmed Confirmation Michael B. Mukasey of New York, to be Attorney General 11/09/2007 --
Agreed To H.R.1429 Conference Report; Head Start for School Readiness Act 11/14/2007 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R.4156; Orderly and Responsible Iraq Redeployment Appropriations Act, 2008 11/16/2007 --
Passed H.R. 3688; United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act 11/16/2007 --
Passed H.R. 3996 as Amended; Temporary Tax Relief Act of 2007 12/07/2007 --
Agreed To CLEAN Energy Act of 2007 12/13/2007 --
Passed FHA Modernization Act of 2007 12/14/2007 --
Agreed To National Defense Authorization Act, FY2008 12/14/2007 --
Passed Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 12/14/2007 --
Agreed To Reid Motion to Concur in House Amdt. No. 1 to Senate Amdt. to H.R. 2764; Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008 12/19/2007 --
Passed H.R.4986; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 01/22/2008 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on Amdt. No. 3918 to S. 2248; Relative to the extension of the Protect America Act of 2007. 01/28/2008 --
Passed H.R. 5140 As Amended; Recovery Rebates and Economic Stimulus for the American People Act of 2008 02/07/2008 --
Passed S.2248 as Amended; FISA Amendments Act of 2007 02/12/2008 --
Agreed To Vitter Amdt to Indian Health Care to ban abortion funding 02/26/2008 ratingcheck
Passed S.1200 as Amended; Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2007 02/26/2008 --
Passed H.R. 4040 As Amended ; Consumer Product Safety Modernization Act 03/06/2008 --
Agreed To Alexander Amdt to take funds from the EEOC used to bring action against employers that require their employees to speak English and instead use the money for programs that teach adults English. 03/13/2008 ratingcheck
Agreed To Motion to Table Vitter Amdt. No. 4309; To create a reserve fund to ensure that Federal assistance does not go to sanctuary cities that ignore the immigration laws of the United States and create safe havens for illegal aliens and potential terrorists. 03/13/2008 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Waive C.B.A. DeMint Amdt No. 4347; To establish an earmark moratorium for fiscal year 2009. 03/13/2008 --
Rejected Allard amdt to FY09 Budget requiring SCHIP reauthorization legislation to include provisions codifying the unborn child rule. 03/14/2008 ratingcheck
Agreed To S. Con. Res. 70 as Amended; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013 03/13/2008 --
Agreed To Ensign Amdt. No. 4419; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the limited continuation of clean energy production incentives and incentives to improve energy efficiency 04/10/2008 --
Passed H.R. 3221 As Amended; Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007 04/10/2008 --
Rejected Cloture vote on the Motion to Proceed to Consideration of H.R. 2831, the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2008 04/23/2008 ratingX
Passed S.1315 as Amended; Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2007 04/24/2008 --
Passed H.R.493 as Amended; Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 to prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment. 04/24/2008 ratingcheck
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Rockefeller Amdt. No. 4627 (Subst.) to H.R. 2881; In the nature of a substitute. 05/06/2008 --
Agreed To Motion to Concur in the House Amendment No. 2 with Amdt. No. 4803; In the nature of substitute. 05/22/2008 --
Passed Upon Reconsideration Shall the Bill H.R. 2419 Pass, the Objections of the President of the United States to the Contrary Not Withstanding?; Food and Energy Security Act of 2007 05/22/2008 --
Agreed To S. Con. Res. 70 Conference Report; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013. 06/04/2008 --
Passed H.R. 6124; Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 06/05/2008 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Boxer Amdt. (No. 4825) to the Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2008 which would have created a federal mandate for a cap-and-trade energy policy. 06/06/2008 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 3044; Consumer-First Energy Act of 2008 06/10/2008 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 6049; Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008 06/10/2008 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 3101; Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 06/12/2008 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H. R. 6049; Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008 06/17/2008 --
Passed Upon Reconsideration Shall H.R. 6124 Pass, the Objections of the President to the Contrary Notwithstanding?; Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 06/18/2008 --
Agreed To Motion to Concur in the Amdt. of the House, Striking Section 1 through Title V and Inserting Certain Language, to the Senate Amdt. to H.R. 3221, with an Amdt No. 4983, as Amended; Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008 06/25/2008 --
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 6304; Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 06/25/2008 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 6331; Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 06/26/2008 --
Agreed To Motion To Concur In House Amdts To Senate Amdt To House Amdt To Senate Amdt To H.R. 2642; Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 06/26/2008 --
Passed Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 07/09/2008 --
Agreed To Upon Reconsideration, Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 6331; Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 07/09/2008 --
Agreed To Motion to Disagree to the Amdts. of the House, Adding a New Title and Inserting a New Section, to the Amdt. of the Senate to H.R. 3221; Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008 07/11/2008 --
Passed Veto Override; Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act 07/15/2008 --
Passed U.S. Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act 07/16/2008 --
Agreed To H.R. 4137 Conference Report; College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2008 07/31/2008 --
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 3001; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 09/08/2008 --
Passed S. 3001 As Amended; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 09/17/2008 --
Passed H.R.6049 As Amended; Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008 09/23/2008 --
Agreed To Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R.2638; Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008 09/27/2008 --
Passed H.R. 7081; United States-India Nuclear Cooperation Approval and Nonproliferation Enhancement Act 10/01/2008 --
Passed On final passage of the Emergency Economic Stablilization Act of 2008 (H.R. 1424), which included the text of the Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2007. 10/01/2008 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 7005.; Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2008 12/11/2008 --
Passed Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 01/12/2009 --
Passed Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 01/15/2009 --
Agreed To Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 01/15/2009 --
Confirmed Confirmation Hillary Rodham Clinton, of New York, to be Secretary of State 01/21/2009 --
Passed Final Passage of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 (S. 181) 01/22/2009 ratingX
Confirmed Confirmation of Timothy F. Geithner, to be Secretary of the Treasury 01/26/2009 ratingX
Rejected Martinez Amdt. to SCHIP (H.R. 2) to restore the prohibition on funding of nongovernmental organizations that promote abortion as a method of birth control (the "Mexico City Policy"). 01/28/2009 ratingcheck
Rejected Hatch Amdt. to SCHIP (H.R. 2) to codify regulations specifying that an unborn child is eligible for child health assistance. 01/29/2009 ratingcheck
Passed Final Passage of Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (H.R. 2, SCHIP) 01/29/2009 ratingX
Confirmed Confirmation of Eric H. Holder, Jr., to be Attorney General 02/02/2009 ratingX
Rejected McCain Amdt. to H.R. 1, the "Stimulus" bill, to prohibit the applicability of Buy American requirements in the Act to the utilization of funds provided by the Act 02/04/2009 ratingX
Rejected Vitter amdt. to the "Stimulus" (H.R. 1) prohibiting direct or indirect use of funds to fund the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN). 02/07/2009 ratingcheck
Passed Final Passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (H.R. 1); The "Stimulus" 02/10/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Conference Report; American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 02/14/2009 --
Agreed To Cloture Vote on the District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009 (S. 160) 02/24/2009 ratingX
Confirmed Confirmation of Hilda L. Solis of California, to be Secretary of Labor 02/24/2009 --
Agreed To Ensign Amdt. to DC House Voting Rights Act (S. 160) to restore Second Amendment rights in the District of Columbia. 02/26/2009 ratingcheck
Passed S. 160 As Amended; District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009 02/26/2009 --
Rejected Wicker Amdt (to Omni. Approps, H.R. 1105) to restore Kemp-Kasten Amendment to require that amounts appropriated for UNFPA are not used by organizations which support coercive abortion or involuntary sterilization. 03/05/2009 ratingcheck
Agreed To To Table Sessions Amdt. to 2009 Omnibus Appropriations (H.R. 1105) to extend the pilot program for employment eligibility confirmation (EVERIFY) established in title IV of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1966 for 6 years. 03/10/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Cloture Vote on 2009 Omnibus Appropriations (H.R. 1105) 03/10/2009 ratingX
Confirmed Confirmation David W. Ogden, to be Deputy Attorney General 03/12/2009 ratingX
Confirmed Confirmation Ronald Kirk, of Texas, to be U.S. Trade Representative 03/18/2009 --
Agreed To Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 680; To ensure that the general public has full access to our national parks and to promote the health and safety of all visitors and employees of the National Park Service. 03/18/2009 --
Passed H.R. 146 as Amended; Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Protection Act 03/19/2009 --
Confirmed Confirmation Elena Kagan, to be Solicitor General 03/19/2009 ratingX
Agreed To To Table Vitter Amdt. to the Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act (H.R. 1388, GIVE Act) to prohibit ACORN, or organizations affiliated or co-located with ACORN, from receiving assistance under this Act. 03/26/2009 ratingX
Passed Final Passage of the Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act (H.R. 1388, GIVE Act) 03/26/2009 ratingX
Rejected Kyl Amdt. to 2010 Budget to protect all patients by prohibiting the use of data obtained from comparative effectiveness research to deny coverage of items or services under Federal health care programs. 04/02/2009 ratingcheck
Rejected Cornyn Amdt. to 2010 Budget (S. Con. Res. 13) to increase transparency by requiring five days of public review of legislation before passage by the Senate. 04/02/2009 ratingcheck
Rejected Sessions Amdt. to the 2010 Budget (S. Con. Res. 13) to provide for a point of order against any appropriations bill that fails to fully fund the construction of the Southwest border fence. 04/03/2009 ratingcheck
Rejected Coburn Amdt. to 2010 Budget (S. Con. Res. 13) to protect the freedom of conscience for patients and the right of health care providers to serve patients without violating their moral and religious convictions. 04/03/2009 ratingcheck
Agreed To Final Passage of 2010 Budget (S. Con. Res. 13) 04/03/2009 ratingX
Passed S. 386 as Amended; Fraud Enforcement and Recovery Act 04/28/2009 --
Confirmed Confirmation of Kathleen Sebelius, to be Secretary of Health and Human Services 04/28/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Conference Report to Accompany S. Con. Res. 13; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the U.S. for FY 2010, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for FY 2009, and setting the budget levels for FY's 2011-2014 04/29/2009 --
Rejected Durbin Amdt. No. 1014; To prevent mortgage foreclosures and preserve home values. 04/30/2009 --
Passed S. 896 As Amended; Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009 05/06/2009 --
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of David J. Hayes, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior 05/13/2009 --
Rejected Vitter Amdt. to the Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act (H.R. 627) to specify acceptable forms of identification for the opening of credit card accounts. 05/13/2009 ratingcheck
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 1256; Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act 06/02/2009 --
Passed H.R. 1256 As Amended; Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act 06/11/2009 --
Agreed To Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2346; Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009 06/18/2009 --
Agreed To Cloture Vote on the Nomination of Harold Koh, to be Legal Counsel of the Department of State 06/24/2009 ratingX
Confirmed Nomination of Harold Hongju Koh, of Connecticut, to be Legal Adviser of the Department of State 06/25/2009 --
Passed H.R. 2918 As Amended; Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2010 07/06/2009 --
Rejected To Table Sessions Amdt. to DHS Appropriations (H.R. 2892) to make the pilot program for employment eligibility confirmation (EVERIFY) for aliens permanent and to improve verification of immigration status of employees. 07/08/2009 ratingX
Agreed To DeMint Amdt. DHS Appropriations (H.R. 2892) to require the completion of at least 700 miles of reinforced fencing along the southwest border by December 31, 2010. 07/08/2009 ratingcheck
Passed H.R. 2892 As Amended; Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 07/09/2009 --
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Robert M. Groves, to be Director of the Census 07/13/2009 --
Agreed To Cloture Vote on Leahy Amdt. to attach hate crimes legislation to the FY 2010 Defense Authorization bill. 07/16/2009 ratingX
Rejected Thune Amendment on Concealed Firearms 07/22/2009 --
Passed S.1390 As Amended; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 07/23/2009 --
Passed H.R. 3183 as Amended; Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 07/29/2009 --
Passed H.R. 3357; A bill to restore sums to the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes. 07/30/2009 --
Passed H.R. 2997 As Amended; Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 08/04/2009 --
Confirmed Confirmation of Sonia Sotomayor, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court 08/06/2009 ratingX
Passed H.R. 3435; A bill making supplemental appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for the Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Program. 08/06/2009 --
Passed Travel Promotion Act of 2009 09/09/2009 --
Agreed To Cloture Vote on the Nomination of Cass R. Sunstein, to be Administrator of the Office of Regulatory Affairs in OMB 09/09/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Johanns Amdt. to Interior/Enviro. Appropriations (H.R. 2996) to prohibit use of funds to fund the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN). 09/17/2009 ratingcheck
Agreed To To Table Vitter Amdt. to Interior/Enviro. Appropriations (H.R. 2996) to ensure that the Assistant to the President for Energy and Climate Change (commonly known as the "White House Climate Change Czar") is not directing actions of departments and agencies funded by this Act. 09/24/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2918; Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2010 09/30/2009 --
Passed Defense appropriations 10/06/2009 --
Agreed To To Table the Vitter Amdt. to CJS Appropriations (H.R. 2847) to prohibit funds from being used in contravention of section 642(a) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (to cut off “sanctuary city” jurisdictions from federal COPS funds). 10/07/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 3183; Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 10/15/2009 --
Agreed To Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2892; Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 10/20/2009 --
Rejected Cloture Vote on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1776, the "Doc Fix", to lump $245 billion of Medicare reimbursement payments into the national debt. 10/21/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2647; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 10/22/2009 --
Passed H.R. 3548 as amended.; Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2009 11/04/2009 --
Agreed To On the Motion to Invoke Cloture to H.R. 2847, CJS 2010 Appropriations bill, which did not allow a vote on the Vitter Census Amdt. 11/05/2009 ratingX
Passed H.R. 2847 As Amended.; Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 11/05/2009 --
Confirmed Confirmation Andre M. Davis, of Maryland, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit 11/09/2009 --
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of David Hamilton to the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals 11/17/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to debate of the Senate health care bill, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2009 (H.R. 3590) 11/21/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Agreeing to the FY2010 Omnibus Appropriations bill (H.R. 3288) 12/13/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Reid Amendment ("closed-door deal") to the Senate health care bill (H.R. 3590) 12/21/2009 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture to End Debate on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (H.R. 3590) 12/23/2009 ratingX
Rejected Thune Amdt. to end TARP 01/21/2010 --
Rejected Lieberman Amdt. to the FAA bill (H.R. 1586) to reauthorize the DC opportunity scholarship program. 03/16/2010 ratingcheck
Rejected Bennet Amdt. to the Reconciliation bill (H.R. 4872) to protect the democratic process and the right of the people of the District of Columbia to define marriage. 03/25/2010 ratingcheck
Agreed To On the motion to table the Sessions Amdt. to the Reconciliation Act to Obamacare to ensure that Americans are not required to pay for the health benefits for those here illegally by requiring the use of E-VERIFY 03/25/2010 ratingX
Passed On final passage of the Reconciliation Act to Obamacare (H.R. 4872) 03/25/2010 ratingX
Confirmed On the confirmation of Marisa J. Demeo to be an Associate Judge of the Superior Court of D.C. 04/20/2010 ratingX
Rejected On the motion to proceed to the Murkowski Resolution (S.J. Res. 26) to disapprove a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the endangerment finding and the cause or contribute findings for greenhouse gases under section 202(a) of the Clean Air Act. 06/10/2010 ratingcheck
Confirmed On the confirmation of Elena Kagan to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the U.S. 08/05/2010 ratingX
Passed FDA Food Safety Modernization Act 11/30/2010 --
Agreed To New START Treaty 12/22/2010 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Table Paul Amdt. No. 19; To limit the application of the Davis-Bacon Act in the case of projects funded under this Act. 02/03/2011 ratingX
Rejected H. Con. Res. 35; A concurrent resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 1473. 04/14/2011 ratingcheck
Rejected H. Con. Res. 36; A concurrent resolution directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 1473 04/14/2011 ratingcheck
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of John J. McConnell, Jr. of Rhode Island to be U.S. District Judge 05/04/2011 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Goodwin Liu, of California, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit 05/19/2011 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 1249; A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform 09/06/2011 ratingX
Rejected Cantwell Amdt. No. 595; To establish a transitional program for covered business method patents 09/08/2011 ratingcheck
Agreed To Motion to Table Coburn Amdt. No. 599 as Modified; To amend the provision relating to funding the Patent and Trademark Office by establishing a United States Patent and Trademark Office Public Enterprise Fund, and for other purposes. 09/08/2011 ratingX
Passed H.R. 1249; A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. 09/08/2011 ratingX
Passed H.R. 3080; A bill to implement the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement 10/12/2011 ratingX
Passed H.R. 3079; A bill to implement the United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement 10/12/2011 ratingX
Passed H.R. 3078; A bill to implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement 10/12/2011 ratingX
Confirmed Alison J. Nathan, of New York, to be United States District Judge 10/13/2011 ratingX
Rejected Cloture on the Nomination of Caitlin Joan Halligan, of New York, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 12/06/2011 ratingX
Confirmed Confirmation Jesse M. Furman, of New York, to be United States District Judge 02/17/2012 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Table Blunt Amdt. No. 1520; To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services 03/01/2012 ratingX
Rejected S. 3220 (Paycheck Fairness Act ) 06/05/2012 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture Andrew David Hurwitz, of Arizona, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit 06/11/2012 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Proceed to Consider S. J. Res. 37; A joint resolution to disapprove a rule promulgated by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency relating to emission standards for certain steam generating units. 06/20/2012 ratingcheck
Rejected Rubio Amdt. No. 2166; To amend the National Labor Relations Act to permit employers to pay higher wages to their employees. 06/21/2012 ratingcheck
Rejected Resolution of Ratification Treaty Doc. 112-7; The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on December 13, 2006, and signed by the United States of America on June 30, 2009 (the "Convention") 12/04/2012 ratingX
Passed S. 47 As Amended; A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. 02/12/2013 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Caitlin Joan Halligan, of New York, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 03/06/2013 ratingX
Rejected Cruz Amdt.; To defund ObamaCare 03/13/2013 ratingcheck
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 744; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/11/2013 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Proceed to S. 744; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/11/2013 ratingX
Agreed To To strengthen border security and enforcement. 06/24/2013 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Committee-Reported Substitute Amendment to S.744; A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/26/2013 ratingX
Agreed To A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/27/2013 ratingX
Agreed To A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/27/2013 ratingX
Passed A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/27/2013 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on H.J. Res. 59; A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes. 09/27/2013 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on S. 815, As Amended; A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. 11/07/2013 ratingX
Passed S. 815 As Amended; A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. 11/07/2013 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to Senate Amendment to H.R. 3547; An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. 01/16/2014 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3547; An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. 01/16/2014 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Debo P. Adegbile, of New York, to be Assistant Attorney General 03/05/2014 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 2199; A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. 04/09/2014 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland, of California, to be U.S. Circuit Judge 04/10/2014 ratingX
Agreed To Motion to Invoke Cloture Re: David Jeremiah Barron, of Massachusetts, to be United States Circuit Judge for the First Circuit 05/21/2014 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S.2578; A bill to ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions. 07/16/2014 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on S.J.Res. 19; A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections. 09/11/2014 ratingX
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on S. 2199; A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes. 09/15/2014 ratingX
Rejected On the Point of Order: Is the Point of Order Well Taken Re: Cruz Constitutional Point of Order; To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes. 12/13/2014 ratingcheck
Agreed To On the Motion: Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 83; To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes. 12/13/2014 ratingX
Rejected On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 240; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. 02/03/2015 ratingcheck
Rejected On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Upon Reconsideration Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 240; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. 02/04/2015 ratingcheck
Rejected On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 240; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. 02/05/2015 ratingcheck
Rejected On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 240; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. 02/23/2015 ratingcheck
Rejected On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 258: Motion to Table Amdt. No. 258; Of a perfecting nature. 02/27/2015 ratingcheck
Agreed To On the Amendment S.Amdt. 255: Cochran Amdt. No. 255; Of a perfecting nature. 02/27/2015 ratingX
Passed On Passage of the Bill: H.R. 240, As Amended; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. 02/27/2015 ratingX
Rejected On the Cloture Motion: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Insist on Senate Amdt., Agree to a Conference, and Authorize Appointment of Conferees Re: H.R. 240; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. 03/02/2015 ratingcheck
Agreed To On the Motion to Table: Motion to Table the House Message to Accompany H.R. 240; A bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. 03/02/2015 ratingX
Agreed To On the Amendment S.Amdt. 928: Blunt Amdt. No. 928; To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to protect the United States from an energy tax. 03/26/2015 ratingcheck
Agreed To On the Amendment S.Amdt. 515: Vitter Amdt. No. 515; To establish a spending-neutral reserve fund relating to requiring the Federal Government to allow states to opt out of Common Core without penalty. 03/26/2015 ratingcheck
Agreed To On the Amendment S.Amdt. 649: Inhofe Amdt. No. 649 As Modified; To establish a spending-neutral reserve fund relating to prohibiting funding of international organizations during the implementation of the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty prior to Senate ratification and adoption of implementing legislation. 03/26/2015 ratingcheck
Passed H.R. 1314 As Amended; A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. 05/22/2015 ratingX
Rejected On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1494: Shaheen Amdt. No. 1494; To revise the definition of spouse for purposes of veterans benefits in recognition of new State definitions of spouse. 06/04/2015 ratingX
Rejected On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2162: Lee Amdt No. 2162; To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 relating to parental notification and opt-out of assessments. 07/14/2015 ratingcheck
Rejected On the Amendment S.Amdt. 2093: Franken Amdt. No. 2093; To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools. 07/14/2015 ratingX
Rejected On the Amendment (Cruz Amdt. No. 2180); to provide for State-determined assessment and accountability systems, and for other purposes. 07/16/2015 ratingcheck
Passed On Passage of the Bill: S. 1177 As Amended; An original bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that every child achieves. 07/16/2015 ratingX
Rejected On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1881; A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. 08/03/2015 ratingcheck
Agreed To On the Motion: Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 719 with Further Amendment; A bill to require the Transportation Security Administration to conform to existing Federal law and regulations regarding criminal investigator positions, and for other purposes. 09/30/2015 ratingX
Confirmed On the Nomination: Confirmation Dale A. Drozd, of California, to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District 10/05/2015 ratingX
Failed On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed: Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 2146; A bill to hold sanctuary jurisdictions accountable for defying Federal law, to increase penalties for individuals who illegally reenter the United States after being removed, and to provide liability protection for State and local law enforcement who cooperate with Federal law enforcement and for other purposes. 10/20/2015 ratingcheck
Agreed To An original bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that every child achieves. 12/09/2015 ratingX
Agreed To On the Motion: Motion to Concur in the House Amendments to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2029; A bill making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. 12/18/2015 ratingX
Confirmed On the Nomination: Confirmation Wilhelmina Marie Wright, of Minnesota, to be U.S. District Judge 01/19/2016 ratingX
Confirmed On the Nomination: Confirmation John B. King, of New York, to be Secretary of Education 03/14/2016 ratingX
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House Votes
Passed Resolution on Peacekeeping Operations in Kosovo 03/11/1999 ratingX
Passed Steel Import Reduction and Import Monitoring Program 03/17/1999 ratingcheck
Passed Restriction on the Use of Ground Troops in Yugoslavia 04/28/1999 ratingcheck
Failed Resolution Directing the Removal of Armed Forces from Yugoslavia 04/28/1999 ratingcheck
Failed Declaring a State of War with the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia 04/28/1999 ratingX
Failed To Authorize Bombing in Yugoslavia 04/28/1999 ratingX
Rejected Istook Amendment on prohibiting sending U.S. ground troops to Kosovo 05/06/1999 ratingcheck
Passed Emergency Kosovo Supplemental for Fiscal Year 1999 05/06/1999 ratingX
Passed Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Conference Report 05/18/1999 ratingX
Failed Coburn Amendment on Balanced Budget 05/26/1999 ratingcheck
Agreed To Coburn Amendment on Abortion Drugs 06/08/1999 ratingcheck
Agreed To DeLay Amendment on Training People's Liberation Army 06/09/1999 ratingcheck
Agreed To Goss Amendment to withdraw U.S. trooops from Haiti 06/09/1999 ratingcheck
Failed Meek amendment on abortion in overseas U.S. military hospitals 06/09/1999 ratingX
Failed Souder Amendment on Kosovo Appropriations 06/10/1999 ratingcheck
Agreed To Skelton Amendment on Kosovo Appropriations 06/10/1999 ratingX
Failed Shays Amendment to reduce U.S. Troops in Europe 06/10/1999 ratingcheck
Agreed To Aderholt Amendment on Ten Commandments 06/17/1999 ratingcheck
Failed Souder Amendment to Defund Anti-Christian Curriculum 06/17/1999 ratingcheck
Agreed To McIntosh amendment on Teacher Immunity from Civil Lawsuits 06/17/1999 ratingcheck
Failed Hutchinson Amendment to Limit Civil Asset Forfeiture 06/24/1999 ratingX
Passed Child Custody Protection Act 06/30/1999 ratingcheck
Passed Skelton Motion to congratulate the President for War in Kosovo 07/01/1999 ratingX
Failed Barr Amendment to Eliminate Authority for "Know Your Customers" Regulations 07/01/1999 ratingcheck
Failed Slaughter Amendment Increasing Funds for NEA 07/14/1999 ratingX
Passed Sneak Pay Raise for Members of Congress 07/15/1999 ratingX
Failed Sessions Amendment to Remove a salary increase for the President 07/15/1999 ratingcheck
Passed African Growth and Opportunity Act 07/16/1999 ratingX
Failed Normal Trade Relations for China (To Disapprove) 07/27/1999 ratingcheck
Failed Disapprove Preferential Trade Priviledges for Vietnam 08/03/1999 ratingcheck
Passed American Inventors Protection Act 08/04/1999 ratingX
Agreed To Serrano Amendment to increase funding for Legal Services Corporation 08/04/1999 ratingX
Failed Hall amendment to pay alleged back dues to the U.N. 08/05/1999 ratingX
Agreed To Hayworth Amendment to Prohibit Funding for UNESCO's World Heritage Sites 08/05/1999 ratingcheck
Passed Dicks Motion to Increase NEA funding 10/04/1999 ratingX
Agreed To Mink Amendment on "Gender Equity" 10/20/1999 ratingX
Passed The Students Results Act 10/21/1999 ratingX
Passed Marriage Tax Penalty Relief Act 02/10/2000 ratingcheck
Passed Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2000 04/05/2000 ratingcheck
Passed Internet Nondiscrimination Act 05/10/2000 ratingcheck
Passed Conservation and Reinvestment Act 05/11/2000 ratingX
Agreed To Kasich Amendment on Kosovo 05/17/2000 ratingcheck
Passed Normal Trade Relations Treatment to China 05/24/2000 ratingX
Failed Oxley Amendment to reduce funds for the Corp. for Public Broadcasting 06/13/2000 ratingcheck
Failed Resolution on Withdrawal from the United Nations 06/21/2000 ratingcheck
Agreed To Waxman Amendment on Tobacco Lawsuit 06/23/2000 ratingX
Failed Coburn Amendment on on RU-486 07/10/2000 ratingcheck
Failed Burton Amendment on Conflict of Interest Waviers for Vaccine Committees 07/11/2000 ratingcheck
Failed Greenwood Amendment striking Mexico City Policy 07/13/2000 ratingX
Failed Resolution Extending Disapproval of Normal Trade Relations with China 07/18/2000 ratingcheck
Failed DeLauro Amendment on Government Healthcare Coverage for Abortion 07/20/2000 ratingX
Failed Marriage Tax Penalty Relief Act of 2000--Veto Override 09/13/2000 ratingcheck
Failed Repeal of Boy Scouts Federal Charter 09/13/2000 ratingX
Passed Conyers Motion on Hate Crimes 09/13/2000 ratingX
Passed Violence Against Women Act 09/26/2000 ratingX
Passed Economic Growth and Tax Relief Act of 2001 03/08/2001 ratingcheck
Passed Marriage Penalty and Family Tax Relief Act 03/29/2001 ratingcheck
Passed Unborn Victims of Violence Act 04/26/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Foreign Relations Authorization Act 05/10/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Hyde Amendment for United Nations Membership 05/10/2001 ratingcheck
Failed Tancredo Amendment to United Nations Funds 05/10/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Hyde Amendment to Strike Overseas Abortion Funding 05/16/2001 ratingcheck
Passed Leave No Child Behind Act 05/23/2001 ratingX
Passed Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act 05/26/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Slaughter Amendment Increasing Funds for NEA 06/21/2001 ratingX
Failed Stearns Amendment to Decrease Funding for NEA 06/21/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Sabo Amendment on Mexican Trucks 06/26/2001 ratingcheck
Failed DeGette Amendment to Allow Federal Funds for Abortion 07/17/2001 ratingX
Failed Moran Amendment to Keep Track of Gun Purchases 07/18/2001 ratingX
Failed Paul Amendment to Withhold Funds for the UN 07/18/2001 ratingcheck
Failed Paul Amendment to Prohibit Funds for UN Peacekeepers 07/18/2001 ratingcheck
Failed The Community Solutions Act 07/19/2001 ratingX
Failed Disapproving Normal Trade Relations for China 07/19/2001 ratingcheck
Failed Greenwood Amendment to Permit Human Cloning 07/31/2001 ratingX
Passed Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2001 07/31/2001 ratingcheck
Failed Boehlert Amendment to Lower CAFE Standards 08/01/2001 ratingX
Failed Markey Amendment on Drilling in ANWR 08/01/2001 ratingX
Agreed To Thomas Amendment expanding Medical Savings Account 08/02/2001 ratingcheck
Failed Weldon (FL) Amendment on DC Domestic Partnership 09/25/2001 ratingcheck
Agreed To Hostettler Amendment on the Boy Scouts 09/25/2001 ratingcheck
Failed Sanchez Amendment to allow military hospitals to perform abortions overseas 09/25/2001 ratingX
Failed Stearns Amendment to Decrease Funds for Corp. for Public Broadcasting 10/11/2001 ratingcheck
Failed Istook Amendment on English 10/11/2001 ratingcheck
Passed Economic Security and Recovery Act of 2001 10/24/2001 ratingcheck
Failed Oberstar Amendment on Federalizing Airport Security 11/01/2001 ratingX
Passed Gerald B.H. Solomon Freedom Consolidation Act 11/07/2001 ratingX
Passed Bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority Act (Fast Track Authority) 12/06/2001 ratingX
Passed No Child Left Behind Act 12/13/2001 ratingX
Passed Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2002 12/19/2001 ratingX
Passed Resolution on Border Security that included amnesty for illegal aliens 03/12/2002 ratingX
Passed Child Custody Protection Act 04/17/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Tax Relief Guarantee Act of 2002 04/18/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Farm Security Act 04/23/2002 ratingX
Failed Sanchez Amendment to allow military hospitals to perform abortions overseas 05/09/2002 ratingX
Agreed To Goode Amendment to allow Troops to assist INS 05/09/2002 ratingcheck
Agreed To Paul Amendment on the International Criminal Court 05/09/2002 ratingcheck
Failed Proposing a Tax Limitation Amendment to the Constitution of the United States 06/12/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Permanent Marriage Penalty Relief Act of 2002 06/13/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Resolution Supporting use of God in the Pledge of Allegiance 06/27/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Arming Pilots Against Terrorism Act 07/10/2002 ratingcheck
Agreed To Slaughter Amendment Increasing Funds for NEA 07/17/2002 ratingX
Failed Tancredo Amendment to Decrease NEA Funds 07/17/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2002 07/24/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Andean Trade Preference Act 07/27/2002 ratingX
Passed Resolution Calling for Extending Welfare Reform Programs 09/19/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Resolution Calling for Passage of Repeal of the Death Tax 09/19/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Abortion Non-Discrimination Act 09/25/2002 ratingcheck
Passed Resolution Calling for Making the Marriage Tax Relief Permanent 10/02/2002 ratingcheck
Failed Resolution Providing Terms of Debate for Bankruptcy Bill, targeting peaceful pro-life protesters 11/14/2002 ratingX
Passed Personal Responsibility, Work, and Family Promotion Act 02/13/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Greenwood Amendment to permit experimental cloning 02/27/2003 ratingX
Passed Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2003 02/27/2003 ratingcheck
Failed DeMint Amendment for flexibility with IDEA funds 04/30/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Musgrave Amendment on IDEA funding 04/30/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Tancredo Amendment to IDEA 04/30/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Stearns Amendment on administrative costs of Global AIDS bill 05/01/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Pitts Amendment to Global AIDS Fund on Abstinence 05/01/2003 ratingcheck
Passed Jobs and Growth Tax Reconciliation Act 05/09/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Goode Amendment on Troops on the Border 05/21/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Loretta Sanchez Amendment on Military Hospital Abortions 05/22/2003 ratingX
Failed Greenwood Amendment to allow Partial Birth Abortions 06/04/2003 ratingX
Passed Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act 06/04/2003 ratingcheck
Passed Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act 06/18/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Tancredo Amendment on Sanctuary Cities 06/24/2003 ratingcheck
Passed Health Savings and Affordability Act 06/26/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Toomey Amendment to Eliminate Ridiculous NIH Studies 07/10/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Smith (NJ) Amendment on UNFPA and Kemp-Kasten 07/15/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Paul Amendment Withholding Funds from the UN 07/15/2003 ratingcheck
Failed King (IA) Amendment on the UN Budget 07/15/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Hostettler Amendment on Consular Cards 07/15/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Slaughter Amendment Increasing NEA Funding 07/17/2003 ratingX
Failed Tancredo Amendment to ReAppropriate Funds from the NEA 07/17/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Paul Amendment to Defund UNESCO 07/22/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Hostettler Amendment Restricting Funds to Enforce anti-Pledge Court Ruling 07/22/2003 ratingcheck
Agreed To Hostettler Amendment Restricting Funds to enforce Ten Commandments Ruling 07/23/2003 ratingcheck
Failed Lofgren Amendment; Unborn Victims of Violence Act 02/26/2004 ratingX
Passed Unborn Victims of Violence Act 02/26/2004 ratingcheck
Passed Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act of 2004 03/11/2004 ratingcheck
Failed Hensarling Amendment on FY05 Budget 03/25/2004 ratingcheck
Passed ROTC and Military Recruiter Equal Access to Campus Act 03/30/2004 ratingcheck
Passed Continuity in Representation Act of 2004 04/22/2004 ratingcheck
Passed Marriage Penalty Tax bill 04/28/2004 ratingcheck
Passed Middle-Class Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act 05/05/2004 ratingcheck
Passed 2001 Tax Cut Permanancy 05/13/2004 ratingcheck
Failed Undocumented Alien Emergency Medical Assistance Amendments 05/18/2004 ratingcheck
Agreed To Goode Amendment on troops on the border 05/19/2004 ratingcheck
Failed Davis of California Amendment on abortions at military hospitals 05/19/2004 ratingX
Passed Child Credit Preservation and Expansion Act 05/20/2004 ratingcheck
Agreed To Slaughter Amendment on National Endowment for the Arts 06/16/2004 ratingX
Failed Tancredo Amendment on National Endowment for the Arts 06/16/2004 ratingcheck
Failed Tancredo Amendment on Sanctuary Cities 06/18/2004 ratingcheck
Agreed To Brady Amendment on Federal Sunset Commission 06/24/2004 ratingcheck
Failed Hensarling Amendment to the Budget Act 06/24/2004 ratingcheck
Failed Paul Amendment on UNESCO 07/07/2004 ratingcheck
Failed Farr Amendment on Medical Marijuana 07/07/2004 ratingX
Failed Paul Amendment on Withholding funds to the UN 07/07/2004 ratingcheck
Agreed To Akin Amendment on Prostitution and Sex Trafficking 07/08/2004 ratingcheck
Failed King Amendment on Sanctuary Cities 07/08/2004 ratingcheck
Agreed To Buyer Amendment on Foreign Assessment of US Elections 07/16/2004 ratingcheck
Passed Marriage Protection Act of 2004 07/22/2004 ratingcheck
Failed Jackson-Lee Amendment to Cut Abstinence Funding 09/08/2004 ratingX
Passed Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act 09/09/2004 ratingX
Failed Paul Amendment on Mental Health Screening 09/09/2004 ratingcheck
Passed REAL ID Act 02/10/2005 ratingcheck
Failed Scott of Virginia Amendment; Job Training Improvement Act 03/02/2005 ratingX
Passed Continuity in Representation Act 03/03/2005 ratingcheck
Passed Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act 04/13/2005 ratingcheck
Failed Scott Amdt on Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act 04/27/2005 ratingX
Failed Jackson-Lee Amendment to the Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act 04/27/2005 ratingX
Passed Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act 04/27/2005 ratingcheck
Passed Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act 05/24/2005 ratingX
Failed Davis Amendment on abortions at Military hospitals 05/25/2005 ratingX
Failed Withdrawing from the World Trade Organization 06/09/2005 ratingcheck
Failed Maloney Amendment on UNFPA funding 06/16/2005 ratingX
Failed Paul Amendment on Mental Health Screening 06/24/2005 ratingcheck
Failed King of Iowa Amendment on the Supreme Court 06/29/2005 ratingcheck
Passed House Resolution disapproving of the Supreme Court decision in Kelo et al. v. City of New London 06/30/2005 ratingcheck
Passed Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act 07/28/2005 ratingX
Passed Tax Relief Extension Reconciliation Act 05/10/2006 ratingcheck
Failed Andrews of New Jersey Amendment #3 05/10/2006 ratingX
Failed Beauprez of Colorado Amendment; Interior Appropriations Act, 2007 05/19/2006 ratingcheck
Failed Stearns of Florida Amendment No. 1; Science, State, Justice, Commerce Appropriations Act, 2007 06/28/2006 ratingcheck
Failed Berkley of Nevada Amendment; Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act 07/11/2006 ratingX
Failed King of Iowa Amendment 07/13/2006 ratingcheck
Failed Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act 07/19/2006 ratingX
Passed Fair Minimum Wage Act 01/10/2007 ratingX
Failed Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act (MTR) 01/11/2007 ratingcheck
Passed Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act 01/11/2007 ratingX
Passed DC Voting Rights Act 04/19/2007 ratingX
Failed Bilbray Amendment Increasing Funds for REAL ID 06/15/2007 ratingcheck
Agreed To Tancredo Amendment on Sanctuary Cities 06/15/2007 ratingcheck
Failed Royce Amendment Funding Secure Fence Act 06/15/2007 ratingcheck
Failed Forbes Amendment on Temporary Protected Status 06/15/2007 ratingcheck
Failed Pitts Amendment on Abstinence and Fidelity for HIV prevention funds 06/21/2007 ratingcheck
Failed Smith of NJ Amendment to restore Mexico City Policy 06/21/2007 ratingcheck
Failed Souder Amendment on Needle Exchange Programs 06/28/2007 ratingcheck
Agreed To Goode Amendment on Domestic Partnerships 06/29/2007 ratingcheck
Passed College Cost Reduction Act of 2007 07/11/2007 --
Agreed To Gingrey Amendment on Social Security Totalization 07/19/2007 ratingcheck
Failed Pence Amendment on Planned Parenthood 07/19/2007 ratingcheck
Agreed To Hunter Amendment on Security and Prosperity Partnership funds 07/24/2007 ratingcheck
Failed Stearns Amendment on English in the Workplace 07/26/2007 ratingcheck
Passed Childrens Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007 08/01/2007 ratingX
Passed Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2007 09/06/2007 --
Passed Patent Reform Act of 2007 09/07/2007 --
Passed College Cost Reduction Act of 2007 09/07/2007 --
Passed Expanding American Homeownership Act of 2007 09/18/2007 --
Passed To promote freedom and democracy in Vietnam 09/18/2007 --
Passed Terrorism Risk Insurance Revision and Extension Act 09/19/2007 --
Passed FAA Reauthorization Act of 2007 09/20/2007 --
Passed Drug Endangered Children Act of 2007 09/24/2007 --
Passed Childrens Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act 09/25/2007 --
Passed Making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes. 09/26/2007 --
Passed Popcorn Workers Lung Disease Prevention Act 09/26/2007 --
Passed Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2007 09/27/2007 --
Passed Small Business Investment Expansion Act 09/27/2007 --
Passed Improving Government Accountability Act 10/03/2007 --
Passed MEJA Expansion and Enforcement Act of 2007 10/04/2007 --
Passed Regional Economic and Infrastructure Development Act of 2007. 10/04/2007 --
Passed Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007. 10/04/2007 --
Passed War Profiteering Prevention Act 10/09/2007 --
Passed National Affordable Housing Trust Fund Act of 2007 10/10/2007 --
Passed Tax Collection Responsibility Act 10/10/2007 --
Passed Internet Tax Freedom Act 10/16/2007 --
Passed Free Flow of Information Act of 2007 10/16/2007 --
Passed Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act 10/17/2007 --
Failed Childrens Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act 10/18/2007 --
Passed Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act 10/24/2007 --
Passed Childrens Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act 10/25/2007 --
Passed Small Business Contracting Program Improvements Act 10/30/2007 --
Passed Trade and Globalization Assistance Act 10/31/2007 --
Passed Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act 11/01/2007 --
Passed Water Resources Development Act 11/06/2007 --
Passed Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) 11/07/2007 --
Passed United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement 11/08/2007 --
Passed Making appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. 11/08/2007 --
Passed Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 --
Passed Temporary Tax Relief Act of 2007 11/09/2007 --
Passed Improving Head Start Act 11/14/2007 --
Passed Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Appropriations for FY 2008 11/14/2007 --
Passed Making emergency supplemental appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/14/2007 --
Passed Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act 11/15/2007 --
Passed Responsible Electronic Surveillance That is Overseen, Reviewed, and Effective Act 11/15/2007 --
Failed Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/15/2007 --
Passed Creating Long-Term Energy Alternatives for the Nation Act 12/06/2007 --
Passed Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act 12/12/2007 --
Passed National Defense Authorization Act, FY2008 12/12/2007 --
Passed AMT Relief Act 12/12/2007 --
Passed Intelligence Authorization Act, FY2008 12/13/2007 --
Passed Making further continuing appropriations for FY2008 12/13/2007 --
Passed Energy Independence and Security Act 12/18/2007 --
Passed Terrorism Risk Insurance Revision and Extension Act 12/18/2007 --
Passed Temporary Tax Relief Act of 2007 12/19/2007 --
Passed SCHIP Extension Act 12/19/2007 --
Passed Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations for FY 2008 12/19/2007 --
Passed S-MINER Act 01/16/2008 --
Passed National Defense Authorization Act, FY2008 01/16/2008 --
Passed HOPE VI Improvement and Reauthorization Act 01/17/2008 --
Failed On the second attempt by the House to override President Bush's veto of the State Children's Health Insurance Program Extension and Improvement Act (H.R. 3963) to expand the program to higher income families. 01/23/2008 ratingX
Passed Recovery Rebates and Economic Stimulus for the American People Act of 2008 01/29/2008 --
Passed To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes 02/07/2008 --
Passed Recovery Rebates and Economic Stimulus for the American People Act of 2008 02/07/2008 --
Failed To extend the Protect America Act of 2007 for 21 days. 02/13/2008 --
Passed Providing for the adoption of H. Res. 979 and H. Res. 980, contempt of Congress resolutions. 02/14/2008 --
Passed Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2008 02/27/2008 --
Passed On final passage of the Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2007 (H.R. 1424) to impose federal mandates on both private insurance companies and on employers who choose to offer health coverage. 03/05/2008 ratingX
Failed The Intelligence Authorization Act of 2008 03/11/2008 --
Passed Providing for the adoption of the resolution (H. Res. 895) establishing within the House of Representatives an Office of Congressional Ethics, and for other purposes 03/12/2008 --
Passed Revising the congressional Budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2008, establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 03/13/2008 --
Passed To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, and for other purpoes 03/14/2008 --
Passed National Landscape Conservation System Act 04/09/2008 --
Passed Relating to the consideration of the bill H.R. 5274 to implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement. 04/10/2008 --
Passed Taxpayer Assistance and Simplification Act 04/15/2008 --
Passed Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act 04/17/2008 --
Passed Protecting the Medicaid Safety Net Act of 2008 04/23/2008 --
Passed SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act 04/23/2008 --
Passed Coast Guard Authorization for 2008 04/24/2008 --
Passed Combustible Dust Explosion and Fire Prevention Act 05/01/2008 --
Passed On final passage of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (H.R. 493) to prohibit health insurance and employment discrimination on the basis of genetic information. 05/01/2008 ratingcheck
Passed Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act 05/01/2008 --
Passed Neighborhood Stabilization Act of 2008 05/08/2008 --
Passed Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008 05/08/2008 --
Passed Gas Price Relief for Consumers Act 05/20/2008 --
Passed Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act 05/21/2008 --
Passed Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act 05/21/2008 --
Passed To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through the fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes 05/22/2008 --
Passed Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 05/23/2008 --
Passed 21st Century Green High-Performing Public School Facilities Act 06/04/2008 --
Passed The Congressional Budget Resolution 06/05/2008 --
Passed Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act 06/11/2008 --
Passed The Kucinich Privilege Resolution 06/11/2008 --
Passed Emergency Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2008 06/12/2008 --
Passed To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through the fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes 06/18/2008 --
Passed National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2008 06/18/2008 --
Passed Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act 06/19/2008 --
Passed Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 06/19/2008 --
Passed FISA Amendments Act of 2008 06/20/2008 --
Passed Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act 06/24/2008 --
Failed Federal Price Gouging Prevention Act 06/24/2008 --
Passed Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2008 06/25/2008 --
Passed Saving Energy Through Public Transportation Act 06/26/2008 --
Passed Electronic Message Preservation Act 07/09/2008 --
Passed Veto Override; Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act 07/15/2008 --
Failed Drill Responsibly in Leased Lands Act 07/17/2008 --
Passed On final passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act (H.R. 1388). 07/31/2008 ratingX
Passed On the motion to suspend the rules and pass the Employee Verification Amendment Act of 2008 (H.R. 6633) to evaluate and extend the E-Verify program. 07/31/2008 ratingcheck
Passed Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriation, FY 2009 08/01/2008 --
Passed On the motion to suspend the rules and pass a bill (H.R. 6630) to prohibit the Secretary of Transportation from granting authority to a motor carrier domiciled in Mexico to operate beyond United States municipalities and commercial zones on the United States-Mexico border unless expressly authorized by Congress 09/09/2008 ratingcheck
Passed To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to restore the Highway Trust Fund balance 09/11/2008 --
Passed Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act 09/17/2008 --
Passed National Capital Security and Safety Act 09/17/2008 --
Passed Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act 09/18/2008 --
Passed On final passage of the No Child Left Inside Act of 2008 (H.R. 3036) 09/18/2008 ratingX
Passed Credit Cardholders Bill of Rights Act of 2008 09/23/2008 --
Passed Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008 09/24/2008 --
Passed Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2008 09/24/2008 --
Passed Renewable Energy and Job Creation Tax Act of 2008 09/26/2008 --
Passed Making supplemental appropriations for job creation and preservation, infrastructure investment, and economic and energy assistance for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009 09/26/2008 --
Passed On final passage of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (H.R. 1424) 10/03/2008 ratingX
Passed Auto Industry Financing and Restructuring Act 12/10/2008 --
Failed Motion to Recommit, Paycheck Fairness Act (H.R. 12) 01/09/2009 ratingcheck
Passed On final passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act (H.R. 12) 01/09/2009 ratingX
Passed On final passage of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 (H.R. 11) 01/09/2009 ratingX
Passed Childrens Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 01/14/2009 ratingX
Passed TARP Reform and Accountability Act 01/21/2009 --
Passed Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 01/27/2009 ratingX
Passed Making supplemental appropriations for fiscal year ending 2009 01/28/2009 ratingX
Passed Childrens Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 02/04/2009 --
Passed DTV Delay Act 02/04/2009 --
Passed Making supplemental appropriations for fiscal year ending 2009 02/13/2009 ratingX
Passed Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009 02/25/2009 ratingX
Passed Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009 03/05/2009 --
Passed Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2009, and for other purposes 03/06/2009 --
Failed Omnibus Public Land Managment Act 03/11/2009 --
Passed Water Quality Investment Act of 2009 03/12/2009 --
Passed Generations Invigorating Volunteerism and Education (GIVE) Act 03/18/2009 ratingcheck
Passed Generations Invigorating Volunteerism and Education (GIVE) Act 03/18/2009 --
Passed To impose an additional tax on bonuses received from certain TARP recipients. 03/19/2009 --
Passed Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program Act 03/25/2009 --
Passed Generations Invigorating Volunteerism and Education (GIVE) Act 03/31/2009 --
Passed To amend the executive compensation provisions of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 to prohibit unreasonable and excessive compensation and compensation not based on performance standards 04/01/2009 --
Passed Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act 04/02/2009 --
Passed Congressional Budget for Fiscal Year 2010 04/02/2009 ratingX
Passed Congressional Budget for Fiscal Year 2010 04/29/2009 --
Passed Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act 04/29/2009 ratingX
Passed Passage of the Credit Cardholders Bill of Rights Act 04/30/2009 --
Passed Fraud Enforcement and Recovery Act 05/06/2009 --
Passed Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act 05/07/2009 --
Passed 21st Century Green High-Performing Public School Facilities Act 05/14/2009 --
Passed Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2009 05/14/2009 --
Passed Transportation Security Administration Authorization Act 06/04/2009 --
Passed Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act 06/04/2009 ratingX
Passed Foreign Relations Authorization Act, FY2010 and 2011 06/10/2009 --
Passed The Pakistan Enduring Assistance and Cooperation Enhancement (PEACE) Act 06/11/2009 --
Passed Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act 06/12/2009 --
Passed Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2009 06/16/2009 --
Passed Making Appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, and Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes 06/19/2009 --
Passed Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch FY 2010 06/19/2009 --
Passed Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 06/25/2009 --
Passed Department of Defense Authorization, FY 2010 06/25/2009 --
Passed Department of Interior and Related Agencies Appropriation, 2010 06/26/2009 --
Passed American Clean Energy and Security Act 06/26/2009 ratingX
Passed Enhancing Small Business Research and Innovation Act 07/08/2009 --
Passed Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes 07/09/2009 --
Passed Making appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes 07/09/2009 --
Passed Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes 07/10/2009 --
Passed Providing for consideration of H.R. 3170, Financial Services and General Government Appropriations, FY 2010 07/16/2009 ratingX
Passed Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2010 07/16/2009 --
Passed Restore Our American Mustangs Act 07/17/2009 --
Passed Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 07/17/2009 --
Passed Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2009 07/22/2009 --
Passed Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, HUD, and related agencies for FY 2010 07/23/2009 --
Failed Pence of Indiana Amendment 07/24/2009 ratingcheck
Passed Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes 07/24/2009 --
Passed Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010 07/30/2009 --
Passed Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009 07/30/2009 --
Passed Cash for Clunkers, Round Two 07/31/2009 --
Passed Corporate and Financial Institution Compensation Fairness Act 07/31/2009 --
Passed Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Continuing Authorization Act 09/10/2009 --
Failed Hoekstra of Michigan Amendment 09/17/2009 ratingcheck
Failed Foxx of North Carolina Amendment 09/17/2009 ratingcheck
Passed Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009 09/17/2009 ratingX
Passed Making appropriations for energy and water development and related agencies, FY 2010 10/01/2009 --
Failed Department of Defense Authorization, FY 2010 10/06/2009 ratingcheck
Passed Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes 10/07/2009 --
Passed Department of Defense Authorization, FY 2010 10/08/2009 --
Passed Making appropriations for Homeland Security FY 2010 10/15/2009 --
Passed Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act 10/15/2009 --
Passed Solar Technology Roadmap Act 10/22/2009 --
Passed Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010 10/23/2009 --
Passed Expedited CARD Reform for Consumers Act of 2009 11/04/2009 --
Passed Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act 11/05/2009 --
Passed Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act of 2009 11/06/2009 --
Passed On agreeing to the rule for H.R. 3962, the Affordable Health Care for America Act. 11/07/2009 ratingX
Passed On passage of H.R. 3962, the Affordable Health Care for America Act 11/07/2009 ratingX
Passed Final passage of FY2010 Omnibus Appropriations bill (H.R. 3288) 12/10/2009 ratingX
Passed On final passage of the Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act (H.R. 2314) to create a Hawaiian race-based government by establishing a Native Hawaiian "tribe." 02/23/2010 ratingX
Passed On final passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2009 (H.R. 3590) to provide for the government takeover of the U.S. health care industry. 03/21/2010 ratingX
Passed On final passage of the Reconciliation Act of 2010 (H.R. 4872) to amend, lengthen, and worsen H.R. 3590, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. 03/21/2010 ratingX
Agreed To To agree to the Burton "fake Official English" Amendment to the Puerto Rico Democracy Act (H.R. 2499) 04/29/2010 ratingX
Passed On final passage of the Puerto Rico Democracy Act (H.R. 2499) to facilitate Puerto Rico becoming the 51st state. 04/29/2010 ratingX
Agreed To To agree to the Patrick Murphy Amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act for FY2011 (H.R. 5136) to repeal the 1993 law which makes LGBT persons ineligible for U.S. military service. 05/27/2010 ratingX
Passed On final passage of the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (H.R. 5116) to further expand federal education bureaucracy, control student knowledge, skills, academic content standards, and curricula in elementary and secondary schools. 05/28/2010 ratingX
Passed On passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for FY2011 (H.R.5136) which contained language for the repeal of the 1993 law / "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" 05/28/2010 ratingX
Passed On final passage of the DISCLOSE Act (H.R. 5175) to limit political speech of smaller political advocacy organizations, such as Eagle Forum. 06/24/2010 ratingX
Passed Dont Ask, Dont Tell Repeal Act of 2010 12/15/2010 ratingX
Passed Making appropriations for the Department of Defense and the other departments and agencies of the Government for the fisal year ending September 30, 2011, and for other purposes 02/19/2011 ratingcheck
Passed Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 1473 (Defunding Obamacare) 04/14/2011 ratingcheck
Passed Directing the Clerk of the House of Representatives to make a correction in the enrollment of H.R. 1473 (Defunding Planned Parenthood) 04/14/2011 ratingcheck
Failed Garrett of New Jersey Substitute Amendment No. 4 04/15/2011 ratingcheck
Passed Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2012 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2013 through 2021 04/15/2011 ratingcheck
Passed No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 05/04/2011 ratingcheck
Passed Reversing President Obamas Offshore Moratorium Act 05/12/2011 ratingcheck
Passed To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform 06/23/2011 ratingX
Passed To implement the United States-Columbia Trade Promotion Agreement 10/12/2011 ratingX
Passed To implement the United States-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement 10/12/2011 ratingX
Passed To implement the United States-Korea Trade Agreement 10/12/2011 ratingX
Passed Regulatory Accountability Act 12/02/2011 ratingcheck
Agreed To Duncan of South Carolina Amendment No. 47 05/18/2012 ratingcheck
Failed Prenatal Non-discrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2012 05/31/2012 ratingcheck
Passed To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act 2010 07/11/2012 ratingcheck
Failed District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act 07/31/2012 ratingcheck
Passed Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 02/28/2013 ratingX
Passed House Passes 37th Bill on ObamaCare 05/16/2013 ratingcheck
Agreed To King of Iowa Amendment 06/06/2013 ratingcheck
Passed District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act 06/18/2013 ratingcheck
Passed To extend the application of certain space launch liability provisions through 2014 01/15/2014 ratingX
Passed To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions 01/28/2014 ratingcheck
Passed To establish the Commission to Study the Potential Creation of a National Womens History Museum, and for other purposes 05/07/2014 ratingX
Passed To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes. 08/01/2014 ratingcheck
Passed An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energy 12/11/2014 ratingX
Agreed To Aderholt of Alabama Part B Amendment No. 1 01/14/2015 ratingcheck
Agreed To Blackburn of Tennessee Part B Amendment No. 2 01/14/2015 ratingcheck
Passed To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions. 01/22/2015 ratingcheck
Passed To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, and for other purposes 02/03/2015 ratingcheck
Passed Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes 03/03/2015 ratingX
Passed Disapproving the action of the District of Columbia Council in approving the Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act of 2014 04/30/2015 ratingcheck
Passed Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act 05/13/2015 ratingcheck
Agreed To Brooks of Alabama Amendment No. 5 05/14/2015 ratingcheck
Passed Trade Act of 2015 06/12/2015 ratingX
Passed To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow Federal law enforcement officers, firefighters, and air traffic controllers to make penalty-free withdrawals from governmental plans after age 50, and for other purposes 06/18/2015 ratingX
Passed TSA Office of Inspection Accountability Act of 2015 09/30/2015 ratingX
Passed Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1314, Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 10/28/2015 ratingX
Passed To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations 10/28/2015 ratingX
Passed To reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that every child achieves 12/02/2015 ratingX
Passed Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes 12/18/2015 ratingX
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