Sam Brownback

Governor

5.8

Name: Sam Brownback

Office Title: Governor

First Elected: 11/02/2010

Last Elected: 2014

Office Address:

Gender: Male

Family: Wife: Mary; 5 Children: Abby, Andy, Elizabeth, Mark, Jenna

Date of Birth: 09/12/1956

Place of Birth: Parker, KS

Home City: Parker, KS

Religion: Roman Catholic


National Key Votes
Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
Dec. 22, 2010 Treaty Doc. 111-5 Treaty with Russia to Reduce and Limit Offensive Arms Treaty Ratification Passed - Senate (71 - 26) Did Not Vote
Dec. 21, 2010 HR 3082 Continuing Appropriations Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (79 - 16) Did Not Vote
Dec. 18, 2010 HR 2965 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (65 - 31) Nay
Dec. 15, 2010 HR 4853 Temporary Extension of Tax Relief Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (81 - 19) Yea
Dec. 9, 2010 HR 847 9/11 Health and Compensation Act Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (57 - 42) Did Not Vote
Dec. 8, 2010 S 3985 Emergency Senior Citizens Relief Act Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (53 - 45) Did Not Vote
Dec. 8, 2010 S 3991 Allowing Collective Bargaining for Public Safety Officers Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (55 - 43) Did Not Vote
Dec. 4, 2010 S Amdt 4727 Extension of Tax Cuts for Those Making Under $250,000 Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (53 - 36) Nay
Dec. 4, 2010 S Amdt 4728 Extension of Tax Cuts for Those Making Under $1 Million Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (53 - 37) Nay
Nov. 30, 2010 S 510 FDA Food Safety Modernization Act Bill Passed - Senate (73 - 25) Did Not Vote
Nov. 30, 2010 S Amdt 4697 Prohibiting Earmarks Motion Rejected - Senate (39 - 56) Did Not Vote
Nov. 17, 2010 S 3772 Paycheck Fairness Act Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (58 - 41) Nay
Sept. 29, 2010 HR 3081 Continuing Appropriations Bill Passed - Senate (69 - 30) Nay
Sept. 29, 2010 S Amdt 4676 Reducing "Continuing Appropriation" Amounts by 5 Percent Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Yea
Sept. 29, 2010 S J Res 39 Disapproving Rule for "Grandfathered Health Plans" Motion Rejected - Senate (40 - 59) Yea
Sept. 28, 2010 S 3816 Tax Law Amendments Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (53 - 45) Nay
Sept. 23, 2010 S 3628 Campaign Finance Disclosure Requirements Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (59 - 39) Nay
Sept. 21, 2010 S 3454 2010-2011 Defense Authorizations Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 43) Nay
Sept. 16, 2010 HR 5297 Small Business Lending Fund and Tax Law Amendments Bill Passed - Senate (61 - 38) Nay
Sept. 14, 2010 S Amdt 4595 Business Transaction Reporting Requirement Amendments Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 42) Nay
Sept. 14, 2010 S Amdt 4596 Repealing Business Transaction Reporting Requirements Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (46 - 52) Yea
Aug. 5, 2010 HR 1586 Aid To States for Medicaid, Teacher Employment, and Other Purposes Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (61 - 39) Nay
Aug. 5, 2010 PN 1768 Elena Kagan, Associate Justice Nomination Confirmed - Senate (63 - 37) Nay
July 29, 2010 S Amdt 4519 Small Business Lending Fund and Tax Law Amendments Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (58 - 42) Nay
July 27, 2010 S 3628 Campaign Finance Disclosure Requirements Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (57 - 41) Nay
July 21, 2010 HR 4213 Unemployment Benefits Extension Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (59 - 39) Nay
July 20, 2010 HR 4213 Unemployment Benefits Extension Cloture Invoked - Senate (60 - 40) Nay
July 15, 2010 HR 4173 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act Conference Report Adopted - Senate (60 - 39) Nay
June 10, 2010 S J Res 26 Statement of Opposition to EPA Greenhouse Gas Rule Motion Rejected - Senate (47 - 53) Yea
June 9, 2010 S Amdt 4302 Requiring Reports on Foreign Holdings of U.S. Debt Amendment Not Tabled - Senate (38 - 61) Nay
June 9, 2010 S Amdt 4326 Requiring Reports on Foreign Holdings of U.S. Debt Amendment Adopted - Senate (58 - 41) Nay
May 27, 2010 HR 4899 Fiscal Year 2009-2010 Supplemental Appropriations Bill Passed - Senate (67 - 28) Nay
May 27, 2010 S Amdt 4204 Requiring Afghanistan Troop Redeployment Plan and Timetable Amendment Rejected - Senate (18 - 80) Nay
May 27, 2010 S Amdt 4214 National Guard Deployment on Southern U.S. Land Border Motion Rejected - Senate (51 - 46) Yea
May 19, 2010 S Amdt 3746 Allowing States to Limit Credit Card Interest Rates Amendment Rejected - Senate (35 - 60) Nay
May 18, 2010 S Amdt 4034 Federal Preemption Over State Consumer Financial Laws Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 55) Yea
May 18, 2010 S Amdt 4051 Prohibiting Funding of State and Local Governments to Prevent Defaulting on Debt Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 50) Yea
May 18, 2010 S Amdt 4071 Amending State Authority to Enforce Consumer Financial Regulations Amendment Adopted - Senate (80 - 18) Yea
May 18, 2010 S Amdt 4072 Inspector General Appointment Modification Amendment Adopted - Senate (75 - 21) Yea
May 18, 2010 S Amdt 4114 Credit Default Swap Regulations Amendment Tabled - Senate (57 - 38) Yea
May 13, 2010 S Amdt 3832 Establishing Bankruptcy Process for Non-bank Financial Institutions Amendment Rejected - Senate (42 - 58) Yea
May 13, 2010 S Amdt 3987 Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Termination Amendment Rejected - Senate (40 - 55) Yea
May 13, 2010 S Amdt 3989 Debit Card Fee Regulations Amendment Adopted - Senate (64 - 33) Nay
May 13, 2010 S Amdt 3991 Credit Rating Agency Board Amendment Adopted - Senate (64 - 35) Nay
May 12, 2010 S Amdt 3816 Derivatives Regulation Modifications Amendment Rejected - Senate (39 - 59) Yea
May 12, 2010 S Amdt 3955 Establishing New Mortgage Underwriting Requirements and Eliminating a Risk Retention Requirement Amendment Rejected - Senate (42 - 57) Yea
May 12, 2010 S Amdt 3962 Home Loan Regulation Modifications Amendment Adopted - Senate (63 - 36) Nay
May 11, 2010 S Amdt 3760 Federal Reserve Audit Amendment Rejected - Senate (37 - 62) Yea
May 11, 2010 S Amdt 3839 Termination of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Conservatorships Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 56) Yea
May 11, 2010 S Amdt 3938 Study on Ending the Conservatorships of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Amendment Adopted - Senate (63 - 36) Nay
May 6, 2010 S Amdt 3826 Consumer Financial Protection Division Within The FDIC Amendment Rejected - Senate (38 - 61) Yea
April 15, 2010 HR 4851 Unemployment Benefits Extension Bill Passed - Senate (59 - 38) Nay
March 25, 2010 HR 4872 Health Care Reconciliation Act Bill Passed - Senate (56 - 43) Nay
March 17, 2010 HR 2847 Employment, Infrastructure, and Transportation Appropriations and Tax Credits ("Senate Jobs Bill") Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (68 - 29) Nay
March 10, 2010 HR 4213 Extending Unemployment Benefits and Certain Tax Credits Bill Passed - Senate (62 - 36) Nay
March 3, 2010 S Amdt 3353 Payment to Social Security Recipients Motion Rejected - Senate (47 - 50) Nay
Feb. 24, 2010 HR 2847 Employment, Infrastructure, and Transportation Appropriations and Tax Credits ("Senate Jobs Bill") Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (70 - 28) Nay
Feb. 22, 2010 HR 2847 Employment, Infrastructure, and Transportation Appropriations and Tax Credits ("Senate Jobs Bill") Cloture Invoked - Senate (62 - 30) Did Not Vote
Feb. 9, 2010 PN 1351-111 Craig Becker, Member of the National Labor Relations Board Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (52 - 33) Did Not Vote
Jan. 28, 2010 HJR 45 Increasing the Public Debt Limit and Reinstating PAYGO Bill Passed - Senate (60 - 39) Nay
Jan. 28, 2010 PN 959-111 Ben S. Bernanke, Federal Reserve Chairman Nomination Confirmed - Senate (70 - 30) Nay
Jan. 26, 2010 S Amdt 3302 Establishing a Federal Budget Deficit Commission Amendment Rejected - Senate (53 - 46) Nay
Jan. 21, 2010 S Amdt 3301 Ending the Troubled Asset Relief Program Amendment Rejected - Senate (53 - 45) Yea
Jan. 21, 2010 S J Res 26 Statement of Opposition to EPA Greenhouse Gas Rule Senate Co-sponsor
Jan. 20, 2010 S Amdt 3301 Ending the Troubled Asset Relief Program Senate Co-sponsor
Dec. 24, 2009 HR 3590 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Bill Passed - Senate (60 - 39) Nay
Dec. 24, 2009 HR 4314 Increasing the National Public Debt Limit Bill Passed - Senate (60 - 39) Nay
Dec. 23, 2009 HR 3590 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Cloture Invoked - Senate (60 - 39) Nay
Dec. 22, 2009 S Amdt 3276 Senate Health Care Bill Amendments Amendment Adopted - Senate (60 - 39) Nay
Dec. 15, 2009 S Amdt 2793 Authorizing Importation of Prescription Drugs Amendment Rejected - Senate (51 - 48) Nay
Dec. 13, 2009 HR 3288 2009-2010 Omnibus Appropriations Conference Report Adopted - Senate (57 - 35) Nay
Dec. 8, 2009 S Amdt 2962 Prohibiting Federally Funded Abortion Services Amendment Tabled - Senate (54 - 45) Nay
Dec. 7, 2009 S Amdt 2962 Prohibiting Federally Funded Abortion Services Senate Co-sponsor
Dec. 3, 2009 S Amdt 2791 Preventive Services Coverage Requirements Amendment Adopted - Senate (61 - 39) Nay
Nov. 19, 2009 PN 187-111 David F. Hamilton, Seventh Circuit Judge Nomination Confirmed - Senate (59 - 39) Nay
Oct. 29, 2009 HR 2996 Continuing Appropriations Extension and 2009-2010 Department of Interior, Environmental Protection Agency, and Related Appropriations Conference Report Adopted - Senate (72 - 28) Yea
Oct. 27, 2009 HR 3548 Extending Federal Emergency Unemployment Benefits Cloture Invoked - Senate (87 - 13) Yea
Oct. 22, 2009 HR 2647 2009-2010 Defense Appropriations Conference Report Adopted - Senate (68 - 29) Nay
Oct. 21, 2009 S 1776 Eliminating Adjustments to Medicare Rates of Payment Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (47 - 53) Nay
Oct. 20, 2009 HR 2892 2009-2010 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Authorizations Conference Report Adopted - Senate (79 - 19) Yea
Oct. 8, 2009 HR 2997 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agency Appropriations Fiscal Year 2009-2010 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (76 - 22) Yea
Oct. 6, 2009 S Amdt 2588 Prohibiting Federal Funding of Mandatory Arbitration Contracts Amendment Adopted - Senate (68 - 30) Nay
Oct. 1, 2009 Amdt 2575 U.S. Military Commanders to Testify Before Congress Amendment Rejected - Senate (40 - 59) Yea
Sept. 30, 2009 HR 2918 Continuing Appropriations Resolution and 2009-2010 Legislative Appropriations Conference Report Adopted - Senate (62 - 38) Nay
Sept. 14, 2009 Amdt 2355 Prohibiting Funding for ACORN Amendment Adopted - Senate (83 - 7) Yea
Aug. 6, 2009 HR 3435 Supplemental Appropriations for the "Cash for Clunkers" Program Bill Passed - Senate (60 - 37) Yea
Aug. 6, 2009 PN 506-111 Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice Nomination Confirmed - Senate (68 - 31) Nay
July 22, 2009 S Amdt 1618 Authorizing Concealed Firearms Across State Lines Amendment Rejected - Senate (58 - 39) Yea
July 21, 2009 S Amdt 1469 Repealing Funding for F-22 Aircraft Procurement Amendment Adopted - Senate (58 - 40) Nay
July 16, 2009 S Amdt 1618 Authorizing Concealed Firearms Across State Lines Senate Co-sponsor
July 8, 2009 S Amdt 1399 Requiring Completion of Reinforced Border Fencing Amendment Adopted - Senate (54 - 44) Yea
June 11, 2009 HR 1256 FDA Oversight of Tobacco Products Bill Passed - Senate (79 - 17) Nay
May 12, 2009 S Amdt 1067 Allowing Loaded Guns in National Parks Amendment Adopted - Senate (67 - 29) Yea
April 29, 2009 S Con Res 13 2010 Concurrent Budget Resolution Conference Report Adopted - Senate (53 - 43) Nay
April 28, 2009 PN 188 Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services Nomination Confirmed - Senate (65 - 31) Yea
March 31, 2009 S Amdt 739 Public Debt Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 54) Yea
March 26, 2009 HR 1388 National Volunteer Program Expansion Bill Passed - Senate (79 - 19) Nay
March 19, 2009 HR 146 Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 Bill Passed - Senate (77 - 20) Nay
Feb. 26, 2009 S 160 Washington DC Voting Act Bill Passed - Senate (61 - 37) Nay
Feb. 13, 2009 HR 1 Appropriations, Tax Law Amendments, and Unemployment Benefit Amendments ("Stimulus Bill") Conference Report Adopted - Senate (60 - 38) Nay
Feb. 10, 2009 HR 1 Appropriations, Tax Law Amendments, and Unemployment Benefit Amendments ("Stimulus Bill") Bill Passed - Senate (61 - 37) Nay
Feb. 6, 2009 S Amdt 538 Tax Credit Substitute Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (35 - 61) Yea
Feb. 4, 2009 S Amdt 279 Removing the Buy American Clause Amendment Rejected - Senate (31 - 65) Nay
Feb. 3, 2009 S Amdt 109 Hollywood Productions Tax Credit Amendment Adopted - Senate (52 - 45) Yea
Jan. 29, 2009 HR 2 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization and Expansion Bill Passed - Senate (66 - 32) Nay
Jan. 26, 2009 PN 64-06 Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury Nomination Confirmed - Senate (60 - 34) Nay
Jan. 22, 2009 S 181 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 Bill Passed - Senate (61 - 36) Nay
Jan. 15, 2009 S 22 Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 Bill Passed - Senate (73 - 21) Nay
Jan. 15, 2009 S J Res 5 Releasing Funds for Economic Stabilization Act Joint Resolution Failed - Senate (42 - 52) Yea
Jan. 13, 2009 S J Res 5 Releasing Funds for Economic Stabilization Act Senate Co-sponsor
Oct. 1, 2008 HR 1424 Financial Asset Purchase Authority and Tax Law Amendments Bill Passed - Senate (74 - 25) Nay
Oct. 1, 2008 HR 2095 Amtrak Reauthorization Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (74 - 24) Nay
Oct. 1, 2008 HR 7081 United States - India Nuclear Agreement Bill Passed - Senate (86 - 13) Yea
Sept. 27, 2008 HR 2638 Continuing Appropriations Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (78 - 12) Yea
Sept. 17, 2008 S 3001 Defense Authorizations Bill Bill Passed - Senate (88 - 8) Yea
July 31, 2008 HR 4040 Consumer Product Safety Commission Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (89 - 3) Yea
July 31, 2008 HR 4137 Higher Education Act Amendments and Extensions Conference Report Adopted - Senate (83 - 8) Yea
July 26, 2008 HR 3221 Housing Bill with Energy Tax Credit Extensions Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (72 - 13) Yea
July 26, 2008 S 3186 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Funding Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (50 - 35) Nay
July 16, 2008 HR 5501 Funding to Combat AIDS, Malaria, and Tuberculosis Bill Passed - Senate (80 - 16) Yea
July 16, 2008 S Amdt 5077 Funding Amendment to AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Bill Amendment Rejected - Senate (31 - 64) Yea
July 15, 2008 HR 6331 Medicare Bill Veto Override Passed - Senate (70 - 26) Nay
July 15, 2008 S Amdt 5078 Limiting Countries for HIV/Aids, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Funding Amendment Tabled - Senate (70 - 24) Yea
July 10, 2008 PN 1641 Nomination of General Petraeus as Military Leader of the Middle East Nomination Confirmed - Senate (95 - 2) Yea
July 9, 2008 HR 6304 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Amendments Bill Passed - Senate (69 - 28) Yea
July 9, 2008 HR 6331 Medicare Bill Cloture Invoked - Senate (69 - 30) Nay
July 9, 2008 S Amdt 5064 Striking Telecom Immunity from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Bill Amendment Rejected - Senate (32 - 66) Nay
June 26, 2008 HR 2642 Iraq and Afghanistan War Funding, Unemployment Benefits Extension, and GI Bill Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (92 - 6) Yea
June 25, 2008 S Amdt 4983 Housing Foreclosure Assistance Programs Amendment Adopted - Senate (79 - 16) Nay
June 18, 2008 HR 6124 Second Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) Veto Override Passed - Senate (80 - 14) Yea
June 17, 2008 HR 6049 Alternative Energy Tax Incentives Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (52 - 44) Nay
June 10, 2008 S 3044 Increasing Taxes on Profits, Rescinding Certain Tax Deductions, and Increasing Tax Incentives for Alternative Energy Programs for Oil Companies Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (51 - 43) Nay
June 6, 2008 S Amdt 4825 Carbon Emissions Cap and Trade Plan Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (48 - 36) Nay
May 22, 2008 HR 2419 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) Veto Override Passed - Senate (82 - 13) Yea
May 22, 2008 S Amdt 4803 GI Bill and Other Domestic Provisions Amendment Adopted - Senate (75 - 22) Nay
May 22, 2008 S Amdt 4817 Iraq Provisions Including a Troop Withdrawal Amendment Rejected - Senate (34 - 63) Nay
May 22, 2008 S Amdt 4818 Funding for Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan Amendment Adopted - Senate (70 - 26) Yea
May 15, 2008 HR 2419 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) Conference Report Adopted - Senate (81 - 15) Yea
May 7, 2008 S Amdt 4719 Optional Wind Damage Insurance Amendment Rejected - Senate (19 - 74) Nay
April 23, 2008 HR 2831 Equal Pay Bill Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 42) Nay
April 10, 2008 HR 3221 Housing Bill with Energy Tax Credit Extensions Bill Passed - Senate (84 - 12) Yea
April 10, 2008 S Amdt 4419 to S Amdt 4387 to HR 3221 Energy Tax Credits Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (88 - 8) Yea
March 14, 2008 S Amdt 4233 Codifying the Definition of a Child Eligible for SCHIP Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 52) Yea
March 14, 2008 S Amdt 4233 Codifying the Definition of a Child Eligible for SCHIP Senate Co-sponsor
March 14, 2008 S Amdt 4299 Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the Legalization of Importing Certain Prescription Drugs Amendment Adopted - Senate (73 - 23) Yea
March 14, 2008 S Con Res 70 Concurrent Budget Resolution Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (51 - 44) Nay
March 13, 2008 S Amdt 4207 to S Con Res 70 Amendment on Certain Energy-Related Programs, Including the Development of Oil Shale and Offshore Natural Gas Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 51) Yea
March 13, 2008 S Amdt 4231 Immigration Enforcement and Border Fence Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (61 - 37) Yea
March 13, 2008 S Amdt 4259 Immigration Enforcement and Employer Sanctions Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (53 - 45) Nay
March 13, 2008 S Amdt 4309 to S Con Res 70 Restriction of Federal Assistance Based on Compliance with Federal Immigration Laws Amendment Tabled - Senate (58 - 40) Nay
March 13, 2008 S Amdt 4329 to S Con Res 70 Amendment on Certain Energy-Related Programs, Including the Development of Oil and Natural Gas in Coastal Areas Not Covered by a Moratorium Amendment Adopted - Senate (56 - 43) Nay
March 13, 2008 S Amdt 4347 Earmark Moratorium Motion Rejected - Senate (29 - 71) Nay
March 6, 2008 HR 4040 Consumer Product Safety Commission Bill Bill Passed - Senate (79 - 13) Yea
Feb. 26, 2008 S 1200 Health Care for Indigenous Peoples Bill Passed - Senate (83 - 10) Yea
Feb. 26, 2008 S Amdt 3896 Prohibiting the Funds in S 1200 from Being Used for Abortions Amendment Adopted - Senate (52 - 42) Yea
Feb. 25, 2008 S Amdt 4070 Prohibiting Funds in the Bill S 1200 from Being Used to Decrease Gun Ownership Amendment Adopted - Senate (78 - 11) Yea
Feb. 13, 2008 HR 2082 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (51 - 45) Nay
Feb. 12, 2008 S 2248 FISA Amendments Act of 2007 Bill Passed - Senate (68 - 29) Yea
Feb. 12, 2008 S Amdt 3907 Striking Telecommunications Companies' Civil Immunity for Surveillance Amendment Rejected - Senate (31 - 67) Nay
Feb. 12, 2008 S Amdt 3910 FISA as Exclusive Means for Conducting Electronic Surveillance Amendment Rejected - Senate (57 - 41) Nay
Feb. 7, 2008 HR 5140 Economic Stimulus Plan Bill Passed - Senate (81 - 16) Yea
Jan. 22, 2008 HR 4986 Defense Authorizations Bill Bill Passed - Senate (91 - 3) Yea
Jan. 22, 2008 S Amdt 3896 Prohibiting the Funds in S 1200 from Being Used for Abortions Senate Co-sponsor
Dec. 18, 2007 HR 2764 Inclusion of Iraq and Afghanistan Military Operations Funding with the Consolidated Appropriations Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (70 - 25) Yea
Dec. 18, 2007 HR 2764 Inclusion of Iraq and Afghanistan Military Operations Funding with the Consolidated Appropriations Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (76 - 17) Yea
Dec. 18, 2007 S Amdt 3875 Iraq Withdrawal Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (24 - 71) Nay
Dec. 14, 2007 HR 2419 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) Bill Passed - Senate (79 - 14) Yea
Dec. 13, 2007 HR 6 Energy Act of 2007 Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (86 - 8) Yea
Dec. 13, 2007 S Amdt 3695 Limit on Farm Subsidies Amendment Rejected - Senate (56 - 43) Yea
Dec. 13, 2007 S Amdt 3810 Income Limit for Subsidies to Farmers Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 47) Yea
Dec. 11, 2007 S Amdt 3711 Government Sponsored Farm Insurance Policies Amendment Rejected - Senate (37 - 58) Nay
Dec. 6, 2007 HR 3996 Temporary Alternative Minimum Tax Adjustment Act of 2007 Bill Passed - Senate (88 - 5) Yea
Dec. 6, 2007 HR 3996 Temporary Alternative Minimum Tax Adjustment Act of 2007 Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (46 - 48) Nay
Dec. 4, 2007 HR 3688 United States-Peru Trade Agreement Bill Passed - Senate (77 - 18) Yea
Nov. 16, 2007 HR 4156 Supplemental Appropriations for the Department of Defense and Timeline for Withdrawal from Iraq Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (53 - 45) Nay
Nov. 16, 2007 S 2340 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Department of Defense Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (45 - 53) Yea
Nov. 8, 2007 HR 1495 Water Resources Development Act of 2007 Veto Override Passed - Senate (79 - 14) Nay
Nov. 8, 2007 PN 958 Michael B. Mukasey, Attorney General Nomination Confirmed - Senate (53 - 40) Yea
Nov. 7, 2007 HR 3043 Appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Bill Passed - Senate (56 - 37) Did Not Vote
Nov. 1, 2007 HR 3963 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 (CHIP) Bill Passed - Senate (64 - 30) Nay
Oct. 30, 2007 S 294 Amtrak Reauthorization Bill Passed - Senate (70 - 22) Nay
Oct. 25, 2007 S Amdt 3453 Amtrak Federal Subsidy Limits Amendment Rejected - Senate (28 - 66) Yea
Oct. 24, 2007 S 2205 DREAM Act Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (52 - 44) Yea
Oct. 23, 2007 HR 3043 Appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Bill Passed - Senate (75 - 19) Nay
Oct. 18, 2007 S Amdt 3330 Grants to Organizations Which Perform Abortions Amendment Rejected - Senate (41 - 52) Yea
Oct. 16, 2007 HR 3093 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2008 Bill Passed - Senate (75 - 19) Nay
Oct. 3, 2007 S Amdt 3117 Border Fence and Customs Appropriations Amendment Adopted - Senate (95 - 1) Yea
Oct. 1, 2007 HR 1585 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 Bill Passed - Senate (92 - 3) Yea
Sept. 27, 2007 HR 976 State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Reauthorization Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (67 - 29) Did Not Vote
Sept. 26, 2007 S Amdt 2997 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding Federalism in Iraq Amendment Adopted - Senate (75 - 23) Yea
Sept. 26, 2007 S Amdt 3017 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding Iran and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Amendment Adopted - Senate (76 - 22) Yea
Sept. 21, 2007 S Amdt 2898 Iraq Troop Reduction Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 47) Nay
Sept. 21, 2007 S Amdt 2997 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding Federalism in Iraq Senate Co-sponsor
Sept. 20, 2007 S Amdt 2934 Expressing Support for General Petraeus and All Members of the Armed Forces Amendment Adopted - Senate (72 - 25) Yea
Sept. 20, 2007 S Amdt 2947 Expressing Support for All Men and Women in the U.S. Armed Forces Amendment Rejected - Senate (50 - 47) Nay
Sept. 19, 2007 S Amdt 2022 Habeas Corpus for Detainees of the United States Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 43) Nay
Sept. 19, 2007 S Amdt 2909 Time Between Troop Deployments Amendment Rejected - Senate (56 - 44) Nay
Sept. 18, 2007 S 1257 District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007 Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (57 - 42) Nay
Sept. 11, 2007 S Amdt 2797 Limiting Mexican Trucks to Commercial Zones Near the Border Between the U.S. and Mexico Amendment Adopted - Senate (75 - 23) Yea
Sept. 10, 2007 S Amdt 2792 Bridge Repair Funding Amendment Adopted - Senate (60 - 33) Yea
March 13, 2008 S Amdt 4329 to S Con Res 70 Amendment on Certain Energy-Related Programs, Including the Development of Oil and Natural Gas in Coastal Areas Not Covered by a Moratorium Amendment Adopted - Senate (56 - 43) Nay
March 13, 2008 S Amdt 4347 Earmark Moratorium Motion Rejected - Senate (29 - 71) Nay
March 6, 2008 HR 4040 Consumer Product Safety Commission Bill Bill Passed - Senate (79 - 13) Yea
Feb. 26, 2008 S 1200 Health Care for Indigenous Peoples Bill Passed - Senate (83 - 10) Yea
Feb. 26, 2008 S Amdt 3896 Prohibiting the Funds in S 1200 from Being Used for Abortions Amendment Adopted - Senate (52 - 42) Yea
Feb. 25, 2008 S Amdt 4070 Prohibiting Funds in the Bill S 1200 from Being Used to Decrease Gun Ownership Amendment Adopted - Senate (78 - 11) Yea
Feb. 13, 2008 HR 2082 Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (51 - 45) Nay
Feb. 12, 2008 S 2248 FISA Amendments Act of 2007 Bill Passed - Senate (68 - 29) Yea
Feb. 12, 2008 S Amdt 3907 Striking Telecommunications Companies' Civil Immunity for Surveillance Amendment Rejected - Senate (31 - 67) Nay
Feb. 12, 2008 S Amdt 3910 FISA as Exclusive Means for Conducting Electronic Surveillance Amendment Rejected - Senate (57 - 41) Nay
Feb. 7, 2008 HR 5140 Economic Stimulus Plan Bill Passed - Senate (81 - 16) Yea
Jan. 22, 2008 HR 4986 Defense Authorizations Bill Bill Passed - Senate (91 - 3) Yea
Jan. 22, 2008 S Amdt 3896 Prohibiting the Funds in S 1200 from Being Used for Abortions Senate Co-sponsor
Dec. 18, 2007 HR 2764 Inclusion of Iraq and Afghanistan Military Operations Funding with the Consolidated Appropriations Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (70 - 25) Yea
Dec. 18, 2007 HR 2764 Inclusion of Iraq and Afghanistan Military Operations Funding with the Consolidated Appropriations Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (76 - 17) Yea
Dec. 18, 2007 S Amdt 3875 Iraq Withdrawal Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (24 - 71) Nay
Dec. 14, 2007 HR 2419 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (Farm Bill) Bill Passed - Senate (79 - 14) Yea
Dec. 13, 2007 HR 6 Energy Act of 2007 Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (86 - 8) Yea
Dec. 13, 2007 S Amdt 3695 Limit on Farm Subsidies Amendment Rejected - Senate (56 - 43) Yea
Dec. 13, 2007 S Amdt 3810 Income Limit for Subsidies to Farmers Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 47) Yea
Dec. 11, 2007 S Amdt 3711 Government Sponsored Farm Insurance Policies Amendment Rejected - Senate (37 - 58) Nay
Dec. 6, 2007 HR 3996 Temporary Alternative Minimum Tax Adjustment Act of 2007 Bill Passed - Senate (88 - 5) Yea
Dec. 6, 2007 HR 3996 Temporary Alternative Minimum Tax Adjustment Act of 2007 Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (46 - 48) Nay
Dec. 4, 2007 HR 3688 United States-Peru Trade Agreement Bill Passed - Senate (77 - 18) Yea
Nov. 16, 2007 HR 4156 Supplemental Appropriations for the Department of Defense and Timeline for Withdrawal from Iraq Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (53 - 45) Nay
Nov. 16, 2007 S 2340 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Department of Defense Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (45 - 53) Yea
Nov. 8, 2007 HR 1495 Water Resources Development Act of 2007 Veto Override Passed - Senate (79 - 14) Nay
Nov. 8, 2007 PN 958 Michael B. Mukasey, Attorney General Nomination Confirmed - Senate (53 - 40) Yea
Nov. 7, 2007 HR 3043 Appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Bill Passed - Senate (56 - 37) Did Not Vote
Nov. 1, 2007 HR 3963 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 (CHIP) Bill Passed - Senate (64 - 30) Nay
Oct. 30, 2007 S 294 Amtrak Reauthorization Bill Passed - Senate (70 - 22) Nay
Oct. 25, 2007 S Amdt 3453 Amtrak Federal Subsidy Limits Amendment Rejected - Senate (28 - 66) Yea
Oct. 24, 2007 S 2205 DREAM Act Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (52 - 44) Yea
Oct. 23, 2007 HR 3043 Appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Bill Passed - Senate (75 - 19) Nay
Oct. 18, 2007 S Amdt 3330 Grants to Organizations Which Perform Abortions Amendment Rejected - Senate (41 - 52) Yea
Oct. 16, 2007 HR 3093 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2008 Bill Passed - Senate (75 - 19) Nay
Oct. 3, 2007 S Amdt 3117 Border Fence and Customs Appropriations Amendment Adopted - Senate (95 - 1) Yea
Oct. 1, 2007 HR 1585 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 Bill Passed - Senate (92 - 3) Yea
Sept. 27, 2007 HR 976 State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Reauthorization Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (67 - 29) Did Not Vote
Sept. 26, 2007 S Amdt 2997 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding Federalism in Iraq Amendment Adopted - Senate (75 - 23) Yea
Sept. 26, 2007 S Amdt 3017 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding Iran and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Amendment Adopted - Senate (76 - 22) Yea
Sept. 21, 2007 S Amdt 2898 Iraq Troop Reduction Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 47) Nay
Sept. 21, 2007 S Amdt 2997 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding Federalism in Iraq Senate Co-sponsor
Sept. 20, 2007 S Amdt 2934 Expressing Support for General Petraeus and All Members of the Armed Forces Amendment Adopted - Senate (72 - 25) Yea
Sept. 20, 2007 S Amdt 2947 Expressing Support for All Men and Women in the U.S. Armed Forces Amendment Rejected - Senate (50 - 47) Nay
Sept. 19, 2007 S Amdt 2022 Habeas Corpus for Detainees of the United States Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 43) Nay
Sept. 19, 2007 S Amdt 2909 Time Between Troop Deployments Amendment Rejected - Senate (56 - 44) Nay
Sept. 18, 2007 S 1257 District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007 Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (57 - 42) Nay
Sept. 11, 2007 S Amdt 2797 Limiting Mexican Trucks to Commercial Zones Near the Border Between the U.S. and Mexico Amendment Adopted - Senate (75 - 23) Yea
Sept. 10, 2007 S Amdt 2792 Bridge Repair Funding Amendment Adopted - Senate (60 - 33) Yea
Sept. 7, 2007 HR 2669 Student Loan Lender Subsidy Cuts and Student Grants Conference Report Adopted - Senate (79 - 12) Yea
Sept. 6, 2007 S Amdt 2707 Prohibiting U.S. Assistance for Groups that Support Coercive Abortion Amendment Adopted - Senate (48 - 45) Yea
Sept. 6, 2007 S Amdt 2707 Prohibiting U.S. Assistance for Groups that Support Coercive Abortion Senate Sponsor
Aug. 3, 2007 S 1927 Foreign Intelligence Acquisition Bill Passed - Senate (60 - 28) Yea
Aug. 2, 2007 HR 976 State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Reauthorization Bill Passed - Senate (68 - 31) Nay
Aug. 2, 2007 S 1 Lobbying and Donation Regulations Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (83 - 14) Yea
July 26, 2007 HR 1 Implementing the 9/11 Commission Recommendations Act Conference Report Adopted - Senate (85 - 8) Did Not Vote
July 26, 2007 HR 2638 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Bill Passed - Senate (89 - 4) Did Not Vote
July 26, 2007 S Amdt 2405 REAL ID Funding Amendment Tabled - Senate (50 - 44) Did Not Vote
July 26, 2007 S Amdt 2480 Border Fence and Customs Appropriations Amendment Adopted - Senate (89 - 1) Did Not Vote
July 20, 2007 HR 2669 Student Loan Lender Subsidy Cuts and Student Grants Bill Passed - Senate (78 - 18) Did Not Vote
July 19, 2007 S Amdt 2351 Sense of the Senate on Guantanamo Bay Detainees Amendment Adopted - Senate (94 - 3) Did Not Vote
July 18, 2007 S Amdt 2087 Iraq Troop Reduction Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (52 - 47) Nay
June 28, 2007 S 1639 Second Immigration Act of 2007 Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (46 - 53) Nay
June 26, 2007 HR 800 Union Organization Bill Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (51 - 48) Nay
June 21, 2007 HR 6 Energy Act of 2007 Bill Passed - Senate (65 - 27) Did Not Vote
June 21, 2007 S Amdt 1704 Alternative Energy Subsidies Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (57 - 36) Did Not Vote
June 19, 2007 S Amdt 1519 Preventing Petroleum Export Organizations (NOPEC Act of 2007) Amendment Adopted - Senate (70 - 23) Did Not Vote
June 14, 2007 S Amdt 1538 Clean Energy Achievement Criteria Amendment Tabled - Senate (56 - 39) Nay
June 14, 2007 S Amdt 1566 Offshore Drilling in Virginia Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 44) Yea
June 11, 2007 S J Res 14 Attorney General No Confidence Vote Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (53 - 38) Did Not Vote
June 7, 2007 S 1348 Immigration Act of 2007 Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (34 - 61) Nay
June 6, 2007 S Amdt 1151 Declaring English the National Language Amendment Adopted - Senate (64 - 33) Yea
June 6, 2007 S Amdt 1184 Denying Legal Status for Immigrants Convicted of Certain Crimes Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 51) Yea
June 6, 2007 S Amdt 1202 Point Based Immigration Expiration Date Amendment Rejected - Senate (42 - 55) Nay
June 6, 2007 S Amdt 1250 Law Enforcement Review of Z Visa Applications Amendment Adopted - Senate (57 - 39) Yea
June 6, 2007 S Amdt 1316 Five Year Expiration for Guest Worker Program Amendment Adopted - Senate (49 - 48) Nay
June 6, 2007 S Amdt 1333 Barring Immigrants with Certain Criminal Histories Amendment Adopted - Senate (66 - 32) Nay
June 6, 2007 S Amdt 1384 English as the Common Language Amendment Adopted - Senate (58 - 39) Yea
May 24, 2007 HR 2206 Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (80 - 14) Did Not Vote
May 23, 2007 S Amdt 1169 Guest Worker Number Reduction Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (74 - 24) Nay
May 17, 2007 S Con Res 21 2008 Budget Resolution Conference Report Adopted - Senate (52 - 40) Did Not Vote
May 7, 2007 S Amdt 1010 FDA Drug Import Certification Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (49 - 40) Did Not Vote
April 26, 2007 HR 1591 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal Timeline Conference Report Adopted - Senate (51 - 46) Nay
April 11, 2007 S 30 Stem Cell Research Hope Act of 2007 Bill Passed - Senate (70 - 28) Yea
April 11, 2007 S 5 Stem Cell Research Act of 2007 Bill Passed - Senate (63 - 34) Nay
March 29, 2007 HR 1591 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal Timeline Bill Passed - Senate (51 - 47) Nay
March 27, 2007 S Amdt 643 Iraq Withdrawal Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 50) Yea
March 26, 2007 S Amdt 643 Iraq Withdrawal Amendment Senate Co-sponsor
March 23, 2007 S Con Res 21 2008 Budget Resolution Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (52 - 47) Nay
March 20, 2007 S 214 United States Attorneys Act of 2007 Bill Passed - Senate (94 - 2) Yea
March 15, 2007 S J Res 9 United States Policy in Iraq Resolution of 2007 Joint Resolution Failed - Senate (48 - 50) Nay
March 13, 2007 S 4 Implementing the 9/11 Commission Recommendations Act Bill Passed - Senate (60 - 38) Nay
Dec. 7, 2006 PN 1396 Andrew von Eschenbach, Commissioner of Food and Drugs Nomination Confirmed - Senate (80 - 11) Nay
Dec. 6, 2006 PN 2191 Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense Nomination Confirmed - Senate (95 - 2) Yea
Sept. 29, 2006 HR 6061 Secure Fence Act of 2006 Bill Passed - Senate (80 - 19) Yea
Sept. 28, 2006 S 3930 Military Commissions Act of 2006 Bill Passed - Senate (65 - 34) Yea
Sept. 28, 2006 S Amdt 5087 Habeas Review Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
Sept. 28, 2006 S Amdt 5095 Oversight of CIA Interrogation and Detention Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 53) Nay
Sept. 28, 2006 S Amdt 5104 Military Commissions Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 52) Nay
Sept. 19, 2006 HR 5684 U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement Implementation Bill Passed - Senate (62 - 32) Yea
Sept. 13, 2006 S Amdt 4936 National Security Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (41 - 57) Nay
Sept. 13, 2006 S Amdt 4999 Security of Cargo Containers Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 55) Nay
Sept. 7, 2006 S Amdt 4909 Media in the Middle East Amendment Bill Tabled - Senate (51 - 44) Yea
Sept. 6, 2006 S AMDT 4882 Cluster Munitions Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (30 - 70) Nay
Aug. 3, 2006 HR 5970 Death/Estate Tax and Minimum Wage Bill Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 42) Yea
Aug. 2, 2006 S AMDT 4775 Triple-Layered Fencing Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (94 - 3) Yea
Aug. 1, 2006 S 3711 Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 Bill Passed - Senate (71 - 25) Yea
July 25, 2006 S 403 Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act Bill Passed - Senate (65 - 34) Yea
July 25, 2006 S AMDT 4689 Teen Pregnancy Education Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
July 18, 2006 HR 810 Stem Cell Research Bill of 2005 Bill Passed - Senate (63 - 37) Nay
July 13, 2006 S Amdt 4615 Firearm Confiscation Prohibition Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (84 - 16) Yea
July 13, 2006 S Amdt 4659 Double-Layered Fencing Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (29 - 71) Yea
July 12, 2006 S AMDT 4553 Rail and Transit Security Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (50 - 50) Nay
July 12, 2006 S AMDT 4587 Transit Security Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (50 - 50) Nay
July 12, 2006 S Amdt 4615 Firearm Confiscation Prohibition Amendment Senate Co-sponsor
July 11, 2006 S AMDT 4560 USEMA Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (87 - 11) Yea
July 11, 2006 S AMDT 4563 FEMA Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (32 - 66) Nay
June 29, 2006 S 3569 U.S. -Oman Free Trade Agreement Bill Passed - Senate (60 - 34) Yea
June 27, 2006 S J Res 12 Flag Desecration Constitutional Amendment Resolution Failed - Senate (66 - 34) Yea
June 22, 2006 S 2766 Defense Department FY 2007 Authorization bill Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 0) Yea
June 22, 2006 S AMDT 4442 Troop Redeployment Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (13 - 86) Nay
June 21, 2006 S AMDT 4322 Minimum Wage Adjustment Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (52 - 46) Nay
June 21, 2006 S AMDT 4376 Increasing Minimum Wage Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (45 - 53) Yea
June 15, 2006 HR 4939 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (98 - 1) Yea
June 7, 2006 S J Res 1 Same Sex Marriage Resolution Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (49 - 48) Yea
May 26, 2006 PN 1552 Michael Hayden, Director of the Central Intelligence Agency Nomination Confirmed - Senate (78 - 15) Yea
May 25, 2006 S 2611 Immigration Reform Bill Bill Passed - Senate (62 - 36) Yea
May 25, 2006 S AMDT 4097 Confidentiality Requirement Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (49 - 49) Nay
May 24, 2006 S AMDT 4095 H-2C Visa Program Ammendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 49) Nay
May 23, 2006 S AMDT 4087 Orange Card Program Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (37 - 61) Nay
May 23, 2006 S AMDT 4177 Employer Verification Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (59 - 39) Yea
May 18, 2006 S AMDT 4064 English As National Language Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (62 - 35) Yea
May 18, 2006 S AMDT 4072 "State Criminal Alien Assistance Program" Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 52) Nay
May 18, 2006 S AMDT 4073 English as Unifying Language Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (58 - 39) Yea
May 17, 2006 S AMDT 3965 Employment-based Immigrant Visa Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (50 - 48) Nay
May 11, 2006 HR 4297 Tax Relief Extension Reconciliation Act of 2005 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (54 - 44) Yea
May 4, 2006 HR 4939 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006 Bill Passed - Senate (77 - 21) Yea
May 3, 2006 S AMDT 3688 Influenza Vaccine Injury Compensation Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (53 - 46) Nay
May 2, 2006 S AMDT 3617 Sugarcane Growers Funding Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (40 - 59) Yea
April 7, 2006 S 2611 Immigration Reform Bill Senate Co-sponsor
March 16, 2006 H J Res 47 Debt Limit Increase Resolution Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (52 - 48) Yea
March 16, 2006 S AMDT 3071 Education Funding Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (49 - 51) Nay
March 16, 2006 S AMDT 3074 LIHEAP Funding Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (51 - 49) Nay
March 16, 2006 S AMDT 3103 Natural Resources and Environment Funding Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 49) Nay
March 16, 2006 S AMDT 3128 ANWR Revenues Amendment Bill Passed - Senate (51 - 49) Yea
March 16, 2006 S AMDT 3166 National Defense Funding Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (50 - 50) Yea
March 16, 2006 S Con Res 83 2007 Budget Resolution Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (51 - 49) Yea
March 14, 2006 S AMDT 3013 Reinstate Pay-As-You-Go through 2011 Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (50 - 50) Nay
March 2, 2006 HR 3199 PATRIOT Act Reauthorization Conference Report Adopted - Senate (89 - 10) Yea
Feb. 2, 2006 HR 4297 Tax Relief Extension Reconciliation Act of 2005 Bill Passed - Senate (66 - 31) Yea
Feb. 2, 2006 S AMDT 2730 Medicare Part D Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (52 - 45) Nay
Feb. 2, 2006 S AMDT 2735 Tax Rate Extension Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (44 - 53) Nay
Feb. 2, 2006 S AMDT 2737 Military Funding and Tax Cuts Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (44 - 53) Nay
Jan. 31, 2006 PN 1059 Samuel Alito, Associate Justice Nomination Confirmed - Senate (58 - 42) Yea
Dec. 21, 2005 HR 2863 Defense Department FY2006 Appropriations Bill Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 44) Yea
Dec. 21, 2005 HR 2863 Defense Department FY2006 Appropriations Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (93 - 0) Yea
Dec. 21, 2005 S 1932 Budget Reconciliation Bill Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (51 - 50) Yea
Dec. 21, 2005 S Con Res 74 Removal of ANWR Provision from HR 2863 Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (48 - 45) Nay
Dec. 16, 2005 HR 3199 PATRIOT Act Reauthorization Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (52 - 47) Yea
Nov. 18, 2005 S 2020 Tax Reconciliation Bill Bill Passed - Senate (64 - 33) Yea
Nov. 17, 2005 S AMDT 2601 Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (51 - 47) Nay
Nov. 17, 2005 S AMDT 2602 Hurricane Victims Tax Benefit Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (44 - 55) Nay
Nov. 17, 2005 S AMDT 2610 Tax Rate Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (40 - 59) Nay
Nov. 17, 2005 S AMDT 2612 Price-Gouging During Emergencies Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (57 - 42) Nay
Nov. 17, 2005 S AMDT 2616 Earned Income Tax Credit Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (55 - 43) Nay
Nov. 17, 2005 S AMDT 2626 Temporary Tax on Crude Oil Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (50 - 48) Nay
Nov. 17, 2005 S AMDT 2634 Additional Funding For Veterans Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (43 - 55) Nay
Nov. 17, 2005 S AMDT 2650 Pay As You Go Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (50 - 48) Nay
Nov. 16, 2005 HR 2862 Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations Bill, FY 2006 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (94 - 5) Yea
Nov. 15, 2005 S 1042 Defense Department FY2006 Authorization Bill Bill Passed - Senate (98 - 0) Yea
Nov. 15, 2005 S AMDT 2518 Iraq Progress Reports Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (79 - 19) Yea
Nov. 15, 2005 S AMDT 2519 Reporting Matters in Iraq Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (40 - 58) Nay
Nov. 15, 2005 S AMDT 2523 Judicial Review of Detainees Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (44 - 54) Nay
Nov. 15, 2005 S AMDT 2524 Guantanamo Bay Detainees Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (84 - 14) Yea
Nov. 10, 2005 HR 3057 Foreign Operations FY 2006 Appropriations Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (91 - 0) Yea
Nov. 10, 2005 S AMDT 2476 Investigating Contracts in Iraq Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (44 - 53) Nay
Nov. 10, 2005 S Amdt 2516 Detainees at Guantanamo Bay Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (49 - 42) Yea
Nov. 8, 2005 S AMDT 2430 National Commission on Detainees Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 55) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 HR 2744 Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA Appropriations Act Conference Report Adopted - Senate (81 - 18) Yea
Nov. 3, 2005 S 1932 Budget Reconciliation Bill Bill Passed - Senate (52 - 47) Yea
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2348 Medicaid Generic Drug Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (49 - 50) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2351 Pay As You Go Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (50 - 49) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2356 Hurricane Health Care for Survivors Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2357 Medicare Premiums Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (49 - 50) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2358 ANWR Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2365 Medical Assistance and Prescription Drug Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (54 - 45) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2371 Medicare Prescription Drug Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (51 - 48) Yea
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2381 Prescription Drug Plan Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (43 - 56) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2400 Alaska Judicial Review of Oil Revenue Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
Nov. 3, 2005 S AMDT 2409 Targeted Case Management Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 52) Nay
Oct. 27, 2005 HR 3010 Labor, HHS and Education FY 2006 Appropriations Bill Bill Passed - Senate (94 - 3) Yea
Oct. 27, 2005 S AMDT 2259 AIDS Drug Assistance Program Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (46 - 50) Nay
Oct. 27, 2005 S AMDT 2287 After School Funding Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (41 - 56) Nay
Oct. 26, 2005 S AMDT 2194 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (54 - 43) Nay
Oct. 26, 2005 S AMDT 2253 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Funding Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 53) Yea
Oct. 26, 2005 S AMDT 2275 Elementary and Secondary Education Act Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (44 - 51) Nay
Oct. 26, 2005 S AMDT 2292 Individuals with Disabilities Education Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (46 - 53) Nay
Oct. 25, 2005 S AMDT 2213 Federal Pell Grant Increase Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
Oct. 20, 2005 HR 3058 Transportation, Treasury, HUD and Judiciary Appropriation Bill Passed - Senate (93 - 1) Yea
Oct. 18, 2005 S AMDT 2062 Congressional Pay Raise Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (92 - 6) Yea
Oct. 7, 2005 HR 2863 Defense Department FY2006 Appropriations Bill Bill Passed - Senate (97 - 0) Yea
Oct. 5, 2005 S AMDT 1937 Health Care for Veterans Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
Oct. 5, 2005 S Amdt 2033 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (50 - 49) Nay
Sept. 29, 2005 PN 801 Judge John G. Roberts, Jr., Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court Senate (78 - 22) Yea
Sept. 22, 2005 HR 2744 Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA Appropriations Act Bill Passed - Senate (97 - 2) Yea
Sept. 15, 2005 S Amdt 1678 Hurricane Katrina Relief Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (43 - 52) Nay
Sept. 14, 2005 S Amdt 1660 Congressional Commission on Hurricane Katrina Motion Rejected - Senate (44 - 54) Nay
Sept. 14, 2005 S Amdt 1670 Special Committee on Contracts in Afghanistan and Iraq Motion Rejected - Senate (44 - 53) Nay
Sept. 13, 2005 S J Res 20 EPA's Clean Air Mercury Rule Bill Failed - Senate (47 - 51) Nay
July 29, 2005 HR 2361 Interior Department FY 2006 Appropriations Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (99 - 1) Yea
July 29, 2005 HR 2985 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2006 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (96 - 4) Yea
July 29, 2005 HR 3 Transportation Authorization Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (91 - 4) Yea
July 29, 2005 HR 6 Energy Policy Act of 2005 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (74 - 26) Yea
July 29, 2005 S 397 Firearms Manufacturers Protection Bill Bill Passed - Senate (65 - 31) Yea
July 28, 2005 HR 3045 CAFTA Implementation Bill Bill Passed - Senate (55 - 45) Yea
July 28, 2005 S AMDT 1626 Child Safety Lock Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (70 - 30) Yea
July 26, 2005 S 1042 Defense Department FY2006 Authorization Bill Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (50 - 48) Yea
July 26, 2005 S AMDT 1351 Corporate Financing of Terrorism Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 51) Nay
July 20, 2005 HR 3057 Foreign Operations FY 2006 Appropriations Bill Bill Passed - Senate (98 - 1) Yea
July 19, 2005 S AMDT 1241 US Agency for International Development Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (59 - 40) Yea
July 14, 2005 HR 2360 Homeland Security Department FY 2006 Appropriations Act Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 1) Yea
July 14, 2005 S AMDT 1171 Detention Beds Increase Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (42 - 56) Yea
July 14, 2005 S Amdt 1189 Air Cargo Security Programs Implementation Amendment Motion Rejected - Senate (45 - 53) Nay
July 14, 2005 S AMDT 1222 Disclosure of Classified Information Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (44 - 53) Nay
July 13, 2005 S AMDT 1171 Detention Beds Increase Amendment Senate Co-sponsor
July 1, 2005 HR 2419 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill FY 2006 Bill Passed - Senate (92 - 3) Yea
June 30, 2005 S 1307 CAFTA Implementation Bill Bill Passed - Senate (54 - 45) Yea
June 29, 2005 HR 2361 Interior Department FY 2006 Appropriations Bill Bill Passed - Senate (94 - 0) Yea
June 28, 2005 HR 6 Energy Policy Act of 2005 Bill Passed - Senate (85 - 12) Yea
June 20, 2005 PN 326 John Bolton, Ambassador to the United Nations Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (54 - 38) Yea
June 16, 2005 S AMDT 784 Reduction in Dependence on Foreign Oil Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 53) Nay
June 16, 2005 S AMDT 791 Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (52 - 48) Yea
June 14, 2005 PN 202 Thomas B. Griffith, Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Nomination Confirmed - Senate (73 - 24) Yea
June 14, 2005 S Amdt 781 Environmental Effects Caused by Ethanol Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (59 - 38) Yea
June 9, 2005 PN 200 William H. Pryor, Jr., Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Nomination Confirmed - Senate (53 - 45) Yea
June 8, 2005 PN 201 Janice R Brown, Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Nomination Confirmed - Senate (56 - 43) Yea
May 26, 2005 PN 326 John Bolton, Ambassador to the United Nations Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 42) Yea
May 25, 2005 PN 194 Priscilla R. Owen, Fifth Circuit Judge Nomination Confirmed - Senate (55 - 43) Yea
May 24, 2005 PN 194 Priscilla R. Owen, Fifth Circuit Judge Cloture Invoked - Senate (81 - 18) Yea
May 17, 2005 HR 3 Transportation Authorization Bill Bill Passed - Senate (89 - 11) Nay
May 10, 2005 HR 1268 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (100 - 0) Yea
April 28, 2005 H Con Res 95 Budget FY2006 Appropriations Resolution Conference Report Adopted - Senate (52 - 47) Yea
April 21, 2005 HR 1268 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005 Bill Passed - Senate (99 - 0) Yea
April 18, 2005 S AMDT 464 Future Military Funding for Iraq Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (61 - 31) Nay
April 14, 2005 S J Res 12 Flag Desecration Constitutional Amendment Senate Co-sponsor
March 17, 2005 S AMDT 172 Perkins Vocational Education Program Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (44 - 56) Nay
March 17, 2005 S AMDT 177 Education Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (51 - 49) Nay
March 17, 2005 S Amdt 210 Tax Subsidy for Domestic Companies Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (40 - 59) Nay
March 17, 2005 S AMDT 211 Native American Funding Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (45 - 55) Nay
March 17, 2005 S Amdt 214 Prescription Drugs Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (49 - 50) Yea
March 17, 2005 S AMDT 220 Homeland Security Grant Program Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (63 - 37) Nay
March 17, 2005 S AMDT 229 Medicaid Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (49 - 51) Yea
March 17, 2005 S Amdt 244 Unintended Pregnancy Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 53) Nay
March 17, 2005 S Con Res 18 Budget FY2006 Appropriations Resolution Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (51 - 49) Yea
March 16, 2005 S AMDT 168 Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Drilling Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (49 - 51) Nay
March 10, 2005 S 256 Bankruptcy Reform Bill Bill Passed - Senate (74 - 25) Yea
March 8, 2005 S AMDT 47 Violent Protestor Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 53) Nay
March 7, 2005 S AMDT 128 Minimum Wage Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (38 - 61) Yea
March 7, 2005 S AMDT 44 Minimum Wage Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 49) Nay
Feb. 16, 2005 S 397 Firearms Manufacturers Protection Bill Senate Co-sponsor
Feb. 16, 2005 S 403 Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act Senate Co-sponsor
Feb. 10, 2005 S 5 Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 Bill Passed - Senate (72 - 26) Yea
Feb. 3, 2005 PN 12 Alberto R. Gonzales, Attorney General Nomination Confirmed - Senate (60 - 36) Yea
Jan. 26, 2005 PN 8 Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State Nomination Confirmed - Senate (85 - 13) Yea
Jan. 24, 2005 S J Res 1 Same Sex Marriage Resolution Senate Co-sponsor
Oct. 11, 2004 HR 4520 JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Strength) Conference Report Adopted - Senate (69 - 17) Yea
Oct. 6, 2004 S 2845 National Intelligence Reform Act of 2004 Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 2) Yea
Sept. 23, 2004 HR 1308 Child Tax Credit Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (92 - 3) Yea
Sept. 21, 2004 HR 4755 Legislative Branch FY2005 Appropriations Bill Bill Passed - Senate (94 - 2) Yea
July 22, 2004 HR 4613 Defense Department FY2005 Appropriations Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (96 - 0) Yea
July 14, 2004 S J Res 40 Federal Marriage Amendment Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (48 - 50) Yea
July 7, 2004 S J Res 40 Federal Marriage Amendment Senate Co-sponsor
June 23, 2004 S 2400 Military Construction FY2005 Authorization Bill Bill Passed - Senate (97 - 0) Did Not Vote
May 21, 2004 S Res 356 Resolution Condemning Abuse of Iraqi Prisoners Resolution Passed - Senate (92 - 0) Yea
May 13, 2004 HR 1350 Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act Bill Passed - Senate (95 - 3) Yea
May 11, 2004 S 1637 Jumpstart Our Business Strength (JOBS) Act Bill Passed - Senate (92 - 5) Yea
May 11, 2004 S Amdt 3114 Unemployment Benefits Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (59 - 40) Nay
May 10, 2004 S Res 356 Resolution Condemning Abuse of Iraqi Prisoners House Co-sponsor
April 29, 2004 S 150 Internet Access Tax Bill Bill Passed - Senate (93 - 3) Yea
April 22, 2004 S 2329 Victims' Rights Bill Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 1) Yea
April 8, 2004 HR 3108 Pension Funding Equity Act of 2004 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (78 - 19) Yea
March 25, 2004 HR 1997 Unborn Victims of Violence Act 2004 Bill Passed - Senate (61 - 38) Yea
March 12, 2004 S Con Res 95 Budget Appropriations- FY 2005 Resolution Resolution Passed - Senate (51 - 45) Yea
March 2, 2004 S 1805 Firearms Manufacturers Protection Bill Bill Failed - Senate (8 - 90) Nay
Feb. 12, 2004 S 1072 Highway Trust Fund Bill Bill Passed - Senate (76 - 21) Nay
Jan. 22, 2004 HR 2673 Consolidated Appropriations Act Conference Report Adopted - Senate (65 - 28) Yea
Nov. 25, 2003 HR 1 Medicare Prescription Drug bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (54 - 44) Yea
Nov. 12, 2003 HR 1588 Defense Department FY2004 Authorization bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (95 - 3) Yea
Oct. 28, 2003 PN 884 Michael Leavitt, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Senate (88 - 8) Yea
Oct. 23, 2003 S Amdt 1904 Congressional Pay Raise Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (60 - 34) Nay
Oct. 21, 2003 S 3 Prohibit Partial-Birth/Late Term Abortion bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (64 - 34) Yea
Oct. 17, 2003 S 1689 Emergency Appropriations for Iraq and Afghanistan Bill Passed - Senate (87 - 12) Yea
Sept. 16, 2003 S J Res 17 FCC Media Ownership bill Bill Passed - Senate (55 - 40) Nay
July 31, 2003 HR 2738 U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Bill Passed - Senate (65 - 32) Yea
July 31, 2003 HR 2739 U.S.-Singapore Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Bill Passed - Senate (66 - 32) Yea
July 31, 2003 HR 6 Energy Omnibus bill Bill Passed - Senate (84 - 14) Yea
July 11, 2003 HR 2657 Emergency Supplemental Appropriation, FY 2003 bill Bill Passed - Senate (85 - 7) Yea
June 27, 2003 S 1 Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit bill Bill Passed - Senate (76 - 21) Yea
June 10, 2003 S Amdt 865 Hydrogen Fuel Cell Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (67 - 32) Yea
June 10, 2003 S Amdt 871 Reduction of Foreign Oil Dependence Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (99 - 1) Yea
May 23, 2003 HR 2 Jobs and Economic Growth bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (51 - 50) Yea
May 22, 2003 S 1050 Fiscal 2004 Defense Authorization-Passage Bill Passed - Senate (98 - 1) Yea
April 11, 2003 H Con Res 95 Congressional Budget for fiscal year 2004 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (51 - 50) Yea
March 26, 2003 S Con Res 23 Budget Resolution FY2004 Resolution Passed - Senate (56 - 44) Yea
March 19, 2003 S Amdt 272 ANWR Oil Drilling Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (52 - 48) Nay
Feb. 14, 2003 S 3 Prohibit Partial-Birth/Late Term Abortion bill Senate Co-sponsor
Feb. 13, 2003 H J Res 2 Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (76 - 20) Yea
Jan. 13, 2003 S 150 Internet Access Tax Bill Senate Co-sponsor
Nov. 19, 2002 HR 5005 Establishing the Department of Homeland Security Bill Passed - Senate (90 - 9) Yea
Oct. 16, 2002 HR 3295 Help America Vote Act of 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (92 - 2) Yea
Oct. 16, 2002 HR 5010 Department of Defense Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2003 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (93 - 1) Yea
Oct. 11, 2002 H J Res 114 Use of Military Force Against Iraq Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (77 - 23) Yea
Aug. 1, 2002 HR 3009 Andean Trade Preference Act Extension Conference Report Adopted - Senate (64 - 34) Yea
Aug. 1, 2002 HR 5010 Department of Defense Appropriations, Fiscal Year 2003 Bill Passed - Senate (95 - 3) Yea
July 31, 2002 S 812 Greater Access to Affordable Pharmaceuticals Act Bill Passed - Senate (78 - 21) Nay
July 25, 2002 HR 5121 Legislative Branch Appropriation, FY2003 Bill Passed - Senate (85 - 14) Nay
July 24, 2002 HR 4775 Supplemental Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (92 - 7) Yea
July 18, 2002 HR 5011 Military Construction Appropriations Act, Fiscal Year 2003 Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 3) Yea
July 15, 2002 S 2673 Accounting Industry Reform bill Bill Passed - Senate (97 - 0) Yea
June 21, 2002 S Amdt 3927 Military Abortion Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (52 - 40) Nay
June 18, 2002 S 2600 Terrorism Insurance Bill Bill Passed - Senate (84 - 14) Yea
June 11, 2002 S 625 Hate Crimes Bill Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (54 - 43) Nay
May 8, 2002 HR 2646 Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (64 - 35) Nay
April 25, 2002 HR 4 Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE) Act of 2001 Bill Passed - Senate (88 - 11) Yea
April 11, 2002 S 565 Equal Protection of Voting Rights Act of 2001 Bill Passed - Senate (99 - 1) Yea
March 20, 2002 HR 2356 Campaign Reform Act of 2001 Bill Passed - Senate (60 - 40) Nay
Feb. 27, 2002 S Amdt 2937 Allowing Signatures for Voter Registration by Mail Amendment Not Tabled - Senate (46 - 51) Yea
Feb. 13, 2002 HR 2646 Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 Bill Passed - Senate (58 - 40) Nay
Dec. 18, 2001 HR 1 No Child Left Behind Act Conference Report Adopted - Senate (87 - 10) Yea
Dec. 13, 2001 S 1438 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (96 - 2) Yea
Dec. 7, 2001 HR 2944 District of Columbia FY2002 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (79 - 20) Nay
Dec. 7, 2001 S Amdt 2336 International Courts Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (78 - 21) Yea
Dec. 4, 2001 HR 2299 Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (97 - 2) Yea
Nov. 15, 2001 HR 2330 Agriculture FY2002 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (92 - 7) Yea
Nov. 15, 2001 HR 2500 Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State Appropriations, FY 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (98 - 1) Yea
Nov. 8, 2001 HR 2620 Veterans Affairs and HUD Appropriations Act of 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (87 - 7) Yea
Nov. 6, 2001 HR 3061 Labor, HHS and Education Appropriations Act, 2002 Bill Passed - Senate (89 - 10) Yea
Nov. 1, 2001 HR 2311 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (96 - 2) Yea
Nov. 1, 2001 HR 2590 Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (83 - 15) Nay
Oct. 25, 2001 HR 3162 USA Patriot Act of 2001 Bill Passed - Senate (98 - 1) Yea
Oct. 17, 2001 HR 2217 Interior Department Appropriations for FY 2002 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (95 - 3) Nay
Sept. 21, 2001 S 1447 Federalize Aviation Security bill Senate Co-sponsor
Sept. 21, 2001 S 1450 Air Transportation Safety and System Stabilization Act Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 1) Yea
Sept. 14, 2001 S J Res 23 Military Force Authorization Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (98 - 0) Yea
June 29, 2001 S 1052 Patients' Bill of Rights Bill Passed - Senate (59 - 36) Nay
May 26, 2001 HR 1836 Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act, 2001 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (58 - 33) Yea
May 23, 2001 HR 1836 Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act, 2001 Bill Passed - Senate (62 - 38) Yea
May 10, 2001 H Con Res 83 Fiscal Year 2002 Budget Resolution Conference Report Adopted - Senate (53 - 47) Yea
April 2, 2001 S 27 Campaign Reform Act of 2001 Bill Passed - Senate (59 - 41) Nay
March 26, 2001 S Amdt 145 Campaign Reform Act of 2001 Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (51 - 46) Nay
March 21, 2001 S Amdt 134 Campaign Reform Act - Union Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (69 - 31) Nay
March 20, 2001 S Amdt 115 Campaign Reform Act of 2001 Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (70 - 30) Yea
March 6, 2001 S J Res 6 Ergonomics Regulations Resolution Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (56 - 44) Yea
Feb. 1, 2001 PN 107 John Ashcroft, Attorney General Nomination Confirmed - Senate (58 - 42) Yea
Jan. 30, 2001 PN 96 Gale Ann Norton, Secretary of the Interior Nomination Confirmed - Senate (75 - 24) Yea
Oct. 25, 2000 HR 4811 Foreign Operations FY 2001 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (65 - 27) Yea
Oct. 3, 2000 S 2045 American Competitiveness in the 21st Century Act, 2000 Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 1) Yea
Sept. 19, 2000 HR 4444 U.S.-China Relations Act of 2000 Bill Passed - Senate (83 - 15) Yea
Sept. 13, 2000 S Amdt 4132 China Nonproliferation Act Amendment Tabled - Senate (65 - 32) Yea
July 21, 2000 HR 4810 Marriage Tax Relief Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (60 - 34) Yea
July 14, 2000 HR 8 Estate Tax Elimination Act of 2000 Bill Passed - Senate (59 - 39) Yea
July 13, 2000 S Amdt 3821 Estate Tax Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 53) Nay
June 29, 2000 HR 4762 '527' Political Groups Bill Passed - Senate (92 - 6) Yea
June 29, 2000 S Amdt 3689 Social Security and Medicare Surplus Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (54 - 43) Yea
June 29, 2000 S Amdt 3690 Off-budget Lockbox Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (60 - 37) Nay
June 29, 2000 S Amdt 3694 Health Care Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (51 - 47) Yea
June 28, 2000 S Amdt 3655 Funding for Special Education Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (51 - 47) Nay
June 28, 2000 S Amdt 3655 Funding for Special Education Amendment Senate Co-sponsor
June 22, 2000 S Amdt 3598 Outpatient Prescription Drugs Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (44 - 53) Nay
June 20, 2000 S Amdt 3252 Military Abortions Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (50 - 49) Yea
June 20, 2000 S Amdt 3473 Hate Crimes Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (57 - 42) Nay
May 18, 2000 S Amdt 3154 Troop Withdrawal from Kosovo Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (53 - 47) Nay
May 11, 2000 HR 434 Africa Free Trade bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (77 - 19) Yea
April 13, 2000 H Con Res 290 Congressional Budget resolution FY 2001 Conference Report Adopted - Senate  
Sept. 22, 1999 S 1059 FY 2000 Defense Authorization Conference Report Adopted - Senate (93 - 5) Yea
Sept. 16, 1999 HR 2490 Appropriations bill FY2000, Treasury, Postal Service Conference Report Adopted - Senate (54 - 38) Nay
Sept. 16, 1999 HR 2587 District of Columbia FY2000 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (52 - 39) Yea
Sept. 14, 1999 S J Res 33 Puerto Rican Nationals resolution Joint Resolution Passed - Senate (95 - 2) Yea
Sept. 8, 1999 S J Res 33 Puerto Rican Nationals resolution Senate Co-sponsor
Aug. 5, 1999 HR 2488 Financial Freedom Act of 1999 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (50 - 49) Yea
Aug. 5, 1999 PN 100 Richard Holbrooke, Representative to the United Nations Nomination Confirmed - Senate (81 - 16) Yea
Aug. 5, 1999 S Amdt 1569 NEA Funding Amendment Tabled - Senate (80 - 16) Nay
Aug. 4, 1999 S Amdt 1499 Agricultural Aid Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (89 - 8) Yea
July 30, 1999 S 1429 Taxpayer Refund Act of 1999 Bill Passed - Senate (57 - 43) Yea
July 15, 1999 S 1344 Patient Bill of Rights bill Bill Passed - Senate (53 - 47) Yea
July 15, 1999 S Amdt 1250 Patient Lawsuit Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (53 - 47) Yea
July 14, 1999 S Amdt 1241 Women's Health and Cancer Rights Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (55 - 45) Yea
June 30, 1999 S 1234 Foreign Operations FY2000 Appropriations bill Bill Passed - Senate (97 - 2) Yea
June 30, 1999 S Amdt 1157 Cuba Travel Ban Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (55 - 43) Yea
June 22, 1999 S Amdt 702 Patients' Bill of Rights Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (53 - 47) Yea
June 16, 1999 HR 1905 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2000 Bill Passed - Senate (95 - 4) Yea
June 16, 1999 S 1205 Military Construction FY2000 Appropriations bill Bill Passed - Senate (97 - 2) Yea
May 27, 1999 S 1059 FY 2000 Defense Authorization Bill Passed - Senate (92 - 3) Yea
May 26, 1999 S Amdt 393 FY 2000 Defense Auth.--Base Closures Amendment Rejected - Senate (40 - 60) Nay
May 26, 1999 S Amdt 397 Overseas Military Abortions Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (51 - 49) Yea
May 20, 1999 HR 1141 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations-Conference Report Conference Report Adopted - Senate (64 - 36) Yea
May 20, 1999 S 254 Juvenile Crime bill Bill Passed - Senate (73 - 25) Nay
May 20, 1999 S Amdt 362 Gun Show Sale Regulation Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (51 - 50) Nay
May 18, 1999 S Amdt 351 Religious Memorials at Schools Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (85 - 13) Did Not Vote
May 6, 1999 S 900 Financial Services Modernization Bill Bill Passed - Senate (54 - 44) Yea
April 21, 1999 HR 800 Education Flexibility Partnership Act of 1999 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (98 - 1) Yea
April 15, 1999 H Con Res 68 Congressional Budget Resolution, FY 2000 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (54 - 44) Yea
March 25, 1999 H Con Res 68 Congressional Budget Resolution, FY 2000 Resolution Passed - Senate (55 - 44) Yea
March 25, 1999 S Amdt 178 Agricultural Appropriations Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (53 - 45) Yea
March 23, 1999 S Con Res 21 Kosovo Resolution Resolution Passed - Senate (58 - 41) Nay
March 17, 1999 S J Res 14 Flag Desecration amendment Senate Co-sponsor
March 11, 1999 HR 800 Education Flexibility Partnership Act of 1999 Bill Passed - Senate (98 - 1) Yea
Feb. 12, 1999 H Res 611 Impeachment Resolution: Article Two Resolution Failed - Senate (45 - 55) Yea
Feb. 12, 1999 H Res 611 Impeachment Resolution: Article Two Resolution Failed - Senate (50 - 50) Yea
Oct. 21, 1998 HR 4328 Appropriations bill FY99, Omnibus Conference Report Adopted - Senate (65 - 29) Yea
Oct. 8, 1998 HR 4194 FY 1999 VA-HUD Appropriations Conference Report Adopted - Senate (96 - 1) Yea
Oct. 8, 1998 S 442 Internet Tax Freedom bill Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 2) Yea
Oct. 6, 1998 HR 4101 Agriculture FY99 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (55 - 43) Yea
Oct. 1, 1998 HR 3616 Defense Department FY99 Authorization bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (96 - 2) Yea
Sept. 29, 1998 HR 4103 Defense Department FY99 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (94 - 2) Yea
Sept. 29, 1998 HR 6 Higher Education Programs Authorization Extension bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (96 - 0) Yea
Sept. 18, 1998 HR 1122 Partial-Birth/Late-Term Abortion bill Veto Override Failed - Senate (64 - 36) Yea
Sept. 9, 1998 S 1873 American Missile Protection bill Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (59 - 41) Yea
Sept. 3, 1998 HR 4104 Appropriations bill FY99, Treasury, Postal Service Bill Passed - Senate (91 - 5) Nay
Sept. 1, 1998 S Amdt 3506 Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (49 - 44) Nay
July 30, 1998 S Amdt 3379 Federal Election Commission Term Length Amendment Not Tabled - Senate (45 - 54) Nay
July 29, 1998 S Amdt 3359 Married Tax Filing Amendment Amendment Not Tabled - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
July 29, 1998 S Amdt 3359 Married Tax Filing Amendment Senate Sponsor
July 23, 1998 S Amdt 3258 Temporary Farm Workers Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (68 - 31) Yea
July 23, 1998 S Amdt 3266 Internet Gambling Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (90 - 10) Yea
July 22, 1998 S Amdt 3263 Phone Recording Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (50 - 50) Nay
July 21, 1998 HR 4112 Legislative Branch FY99 Appropriations bill Bill Passed - Senate (90 - 9) Nay
July 21, 1998 S Amdt 3230 Gun Lock Requirement Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (61 - 39) Yea
July 9, 1998 HR 6 Higher Education Programs Authorization Extension bill Bill Passed - Senate (96 - 1) Yea
July 7, 1998 S Amdt 3062 Space Station Termination Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (33 - 66) Nay
June 25, 1998 S Amdt 2794 Overseas Military Hospital Abortions Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (44 - 49) Nay
June 25, 1998 S Amdt 2981 Military Closure Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (48 - 45) Yea
June 25, 1998 S Amdt 3011 Separate Housing Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (39 - 53) Yea
June 24, 1998 HR 2646 Education Savings Accounts bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (59 - 36) Yea
June 24, 1998 S Amdt 2912 Bosnia and Herzegovina Withdrawal Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (65 - 31) Nay
June 9, 1998 S Amdt 2451 Illegal Drug Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (52 - 46) Yea
June 4, 1998 S Amdt 2438 Underage Tobacco Usage amendment Amendment Not Tabled - Senate (29 - 66) Nay
May 22, 1998 HR 2400 Transportation Reauthorization bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (88 - 5) Yea
May 22, 1998 HR 2709 Iran Missile Sanctions bill Bill Passed - Senate (90 - 4) Yea
May 18, 1998 S 1723 Non-Immigrant Specialty Workers bill Bill Passed - Senate (78 - 20) Yea
May 18, 1998 S Amdt 2417 U.S. Citizen Recruitment Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (59 - 39) Yea
May 13, 1998 S 1260 Securities Litigation Bill Passed - Senate (79 - 21) Yea
May 12, 1998 S 1150 Agricultural Research bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (92 - 8) Yea
May 5, 1998 HR 1385 Training Programs bill Bill Passed - Senate (91 - 7) Nay
April 30, 1998 HR 3579 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (88 - 11) Yea
April 28, 1998 HR 1757 State Department FY98-99 Authorization bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (51 - 49) Yea
April 23, 1998 HR 2646 Education Savings Accounts bill Bill Passed - Senate (56 - 43) Yea
April 2, 1998 S Con Res 86 Budget Resolution FY99 Resolution Passed - Senate (57 - 41) Yea
April 1, 1998 S Amdt 2169 Medicare Choices Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (51 - 47) Yea
April 1, 1998 S Amdt 2175 School Modernization Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (54 - 46) Yea
April 1, 1998 S Amdt 2209 Personal Retirement Accounts Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (51 - 49) Yea
March 31, 1998 S Amdt 2165 Deficit Neutral Reserve Fund Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (46 - 52) Nay
March 31, 1998 S AMDT 2168 Tobacco Immunity Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (79 - 19) Yea
March 31, 1998 S Amdt 2209 Personal Retirement Accounts Amendment Senate Co-sponsor
March 27, 1998 S 1873 American Missile Protection bill Senate Co-sponsor
March 13, 1998 S Con Res 78 Saddam Hussein War Crime Prosecution bill Resolution Passed - Senate (93 - 0) Yea
March 12, 1998 S Amdt 1676 Intermodal Transportation Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (96 - 4) Yea
March 6, 1998 S 1723 Non-Immigrant Specialty Workers bill Senate Co-sponsor
March 6, 1998 S Amdt 1708 Disadvantaged Business Enterprises Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (58 - 37) Nay
March 4, 1998 S Amdt 1682 Blood Alcohol Content Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (62 - 32) Nay
Feb. 26, 1998 S Amdt 1646 Campaign Finance Reform Amendment Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (51 - 48) Nay
Feb. 25, 1998 HR 2631 Line Item Veto Cancellation bill Veto Override Passed - Senate (78 - 20) Yea
Feb. 11, 1998 S 1601 Human Cloning Research bill Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (42 - 54) Yea
Feb. 10, 1998 PN 623 David Satcher, Surgeon General of the Public Health Service Nomination Confirmed - Senate (63 - 35) Nay
Nov. 9, 1997 S 1502 Washington, D.C. School Vouchers bill Senate Co-sponsor
Nov. 8, 1997 HR 2264 Appropriations bill FY98, Labor, HHS, Education Conference Report Adopted - Senate (91 - 4) Yea
Nov. 6, 1997 HR 1119 Defense Department FY98-99 Authorization bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (90 - 10) Yea
Oct. 28, 1997 HR 2107 Interior Department FY98 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (84 - 14) Yea
Oct. 7, 1997 S 1260 Securities Litigation Senate Co-sponsor
Oct. 1, 1997 HR 2378 Appropriations bill FY98, Treasury, Postal Service Conference Report Adopted - Senate (55 - 45) Nay
Sept. 25, 1997 HR 2266 Defense Department FY98 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (93 - 5) Yea
Sept. 24, 1997 S 830 Prescription Drug bill Bill Passed - Senate (98 - 2) Yea
Sept. 11, 1997 S Amdt 1122 Education Funding Amendment Amendment Not Tabled - Senate (49 - 51) Nay
Sept. 4, 1997 S Amdt 1077 Fetal Tissue Research Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (38 - 60) Yea
July 31, 1997 HR 2014 Budget Reconciliation Bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (92 - 8) Yea
July 31, 1997 HR 2015 Budget Reconciliation bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (85 - 15) Yea
July 22, 1997 S Amdt 936 Abortion Funding Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (54 - 45) Yea
July 17, 1997 S Amdt 890 Most Favored Nation Repeal Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (22 - 77) Nay
July 10, 1997 S Amdt 593 Abortions at Overseas Military Facilities Amendment Rejected - Senate (48 - 51) Nay
July 9, 1997 S Amdt 771 Base Closure Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (66 - 33) Yea
June 26, 1997 S Amdt 527 Family Tax Relief Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (38 - 61) Nay
June 25, 1997 S 947 Budget Reconciliation bill Bill Passed - Senate (73 - 27) Yea
June 25, 1997 S Amdt 468 Private Contracts Amendment Motion Agreed - Senate (64 - 35) Yea
June 19, 1997 S Amdt 416 Intelligence Appropriations Declassification amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 56) Nay
June 12, 1997 HR 1871 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations bill Bill Passed - Senate (78 - 21) Yea
June 5, 1997 H Con Res 84 Budget Resolution FY1999-2000 Conference Report Adopted - Senate (76 - 22) Yea
June 5, 1997 HR 1469 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - Senate (67 - 31) Yea
May 23, 1997 H Con Res 84 Budget Resolution FY1999-2000 Resolution Passed - Senate (78 - 22) Yea
May 23, 1997 S Amdt 357 Violent Crime Victims Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (51 - 49) Yea
May 22, 1997 S Amdt 301 Budget Deficit Amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (52 - 47) Nay
May 20, 1997 HR 1122 Partial-Birth/Late-Term Abortion bill Bill Passed - Senate (64 - 36) Yea
April 30, 1997 PN 82 Alexis M. Herman, Secretary of Labor Nomination Confirmed - Senate (85 - 13) Yea
April 24, 1997 S Res 75 Chemical Weapons Convention bill Resolution Passed - Senate (74 - 26) Nay
April 17, 1997 S 495 Chemical and Biological Weapons Threat Reduction Act Bill Passed - Senate (53 - 44) Yea
April 16, 1997 HR 1003 Assisted Suicide Bill Bill Passed - Senate (99 - 0) Yea
April 15, 1997 S 104 Nuclear Waste Disposal bill Bill Passed - Senate (65 - 34) Yea
April 15, 1997 S Amdt 31 Yucca Mountain Alternate Sites amendment Amendment Tabled - Senate (59 - 39) Yea
March 20, 1997 S 495 Chemical and Biological Weapons Threat Reduction Act Senate Co-sponsor
March 20, 1997 S Amdt 25 U.S.- Mexico Drug Trafficking Prevention Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate (94 - 5) Nay
March 4, 1997 S J Res 1 Balanced Budget amendment Joint Resolution Failed - Senate (66 - 34) Yea
Jan. 21, 1997 S 104 Nuclear Waste Disposal bill Senate Co-sponsor
Jan. 21, 1997 S J Res 1 Balanced Budget amendment Senate Co-sponsor
Sept. 28, 1996 HR 3610 Omnibus FY97 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - House (370 - 37) Yea
Sept. 27, 1996 HR 3539 Federal Aviation Authorization Act of 1996 Conference Report Adopted - House (218 - 198) Yea
Sept. 25, 1996 HR 2202 Immigration Reform bill Conference Report Adopted - House (305 - 123) Yea
Sept. 24, 1996 HR 3666 Veterans Affairs, HUD FY97 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - House (388 - 25) Yea
Sept. 19, 1996 HR 1833 Partial-Birth/Late-Term Abortion Ban Veto Override Passed - House (285 - 137) Yea
Sept. 12, 1996 HR 3816 Appropriations bill FY97, Energy and Water Development Conference Report Adopted - House (383 - 29) Yea
Aug. 2, 1996 HR 3448 Minimum Wage Increase bill Conference Report Adopted - House (354 - 72) Did Not Vote
Aug. 2, 1996 HR 3953 Aviation Security and Antiterrorism Act of 1996 Bill Passed - House (389 - 22) Did Not Vote
Aug. 2, 1996 S 1316 Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments of 1995 Conference Report Adopted - House (392 - 30) Did Not Vote
Aug. 1, 1996 HR 123 English as the National Language Bill Passed - House (259 - 169) Did Not Vote
Aug. 1, 1996 HR 3103 Health Insurance Portability bill Conference Report Adopted - House (421 - 2) Did Not Vote
Aug. 1, 1996 HR 3230 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1997 Conference Report Adopted - House (285 - 132) Did Not Vote
July 31, 1996 HR 3734 Welfare Reform Act of 1996 Conference Report Adopted - House (328 - 101) Yea
July 30, 1996 HR 2391 Working Families Flexibility Act of 1996 Bill Passed - House (225 - 195) Yea
July 25, 1996 H Amdt 1359 Energy Research Appropriation Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (198 - 211) Yea
July 25, 1996 H Amdt 1360 Renewable Energy Research Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (279 - 135) Yea
July 25, 1996 HR 3820 Campaign Finance Reform Bill Failed - House (162 - 259) Nay
July 24, 1996 H Amdt 1356 Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Funding Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (184 - 236) Yea
July 22, 1996 H Amdt 1309 Non-Federally Funded Abortions Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (176 - 223) Did Not Vote
July 18, 1996 H Amdt 1307 Food Stamp Recipient Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (239 - 184) Yea
July 18, 1996 HR 3734 Welfare Reform Act of 1996 Bill Passed - House (256 - 170) Yea
July 12, 1996 H Amdt 1280 Family Planning Services Clinics Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (232 - 193) Nay
July 12, 1996 H Amdt 1286 Definition of Marriage Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (103 - 311) Nay
July 12, 1996 HR 3396 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) Bill Passed - House (342 - 67) Yea
July 11, 1996 H Amdt 1264 Education and Training Programs Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (198 - 227) Nay
July 11, 1996 H Amdt 1265 School Improvement Programs Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (294 - 129) Nay
July 11, 1996 H Amdt 1273 Drug Price Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (180 - 242) Nay
July 11, 1996 H Amdt 1276 Human Embryo Research Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (167 - 256) Nay
July 11, 1996 H Amdt 1278 Social Security and Medicare Trust Funds Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (201 - 220) Nay
June 27, 1996 H Res 468 Investigation of Speaker Newt Gingrich Resolution Tabled - House (229 - 170) Yea
June 26, 1996 HR 3666 Veterans Affairs, HUD FY97 Appropriations bill Bill Passed - House (269 - 147) Yea
June 20, 1996 H Amdt 1183 Forest Service Funding Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (211 - 211) Yea
June 20, 1996 H Amdt 1190 Tribal Land Trust Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (212 - 206) Yea
June 13, 1996 H Amdt 1164 Department of Defense Appropriations Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (194 - 219) Nay
June 13, 1996 H Amdt 1167 Spaced-based Weapons Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (190 - 208) Nay
June 13, 1996 HR 3610 Defense Department FY97 Appropriations bill Bill Passed - House (278 - 126) Yea
June 12, 1996 H Amdt 1147 Animal Damage Control Program Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (139 - 279) Nay
June 12, 1996 H Con Res 178 Fiscal Year 1997 Budget Resolution Conference Report Adopted - House (216 - 211) Yea
June 6, 1996 H Amdt 1133 Wisconsin Welfare Reform Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (194 - 233) Nay
June 6, 1996 HR 3562 Wisconsin Welfare Reform Bill Bill Passed - House (289 - 136) Yea
May 23, 1996 H Amdt 1084 Minimum Wage Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (266 - 162) Nay
May 23, 1996 H Amdt 1085 Fair Labor Standards Act Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (196 - 229) Yea
May 23, 1996 H Amdt 1085 Fair Labor Standards Act Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (239 - 188) Yea
May 23, 1996 HR 1227 Minimum Wage Increase Bill Passed - House (281 - 144) Nay
May 22, 1996 H Amdt 1075 Disclosure of Intelligence Spending Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (176 - 248) Nay
May 22, 1996 HR 3448 Minimum Wage Increase bill Bill Passed - House (414 - 10) Yea
May 21, 1996 HR 3415 Repeal Gas Tax bill Bill Passed - House (301 - 108) Yea
May 16, 1996 H Con Res 178 Fiscal Year 1997 Budget Resolution Resolution Passed - House (226 - 195) Yea
May 15, 1996 H Amdt 1057 Cooperative Threat Reduction Program Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (202 - 220) Yea
May 15, 1996 H Amdt 1058 Former Soviet Union Defense Conversion Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (249 - 171) Yea
May 15, 1996 HR 3230 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1997 Bill Passed - House (272 - 153) Yea
May 9, 1996 HR 956 Product Liability bill Veto Override Failed - House (258 - 163) Yea
May 7, 1996 HR 2137 Megan's Law Bill Passed - House (418 - 0) Yea
May 7, 1996 HR 3396 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) House Co-sponsor
May 1, 1996 S 641 Ryan White CARE reauthorization Act of 1995 Conference Report Adopted - House (402 - 4) Yea
April 30, 1996 HR 1561 Authorization bill, FY96-97, Foreign Relations Veto Override Failed - House (234 - 188) Yea
April 25, 1996 HR 3019 Appropriations bill FY96, Omnibus Conference Report Adopted - House (399 - 25) Yea
April 18, 1996 S 735 Comprehensive Terrorism Prevention Act Conference Report Adopted - House (293 - 133) Yea
April 17, 1996 HR 842 Truth in Budgeting Act Bill Passed - House (284 - 143) Nay
March 29, 1996 HR 2854 Agricultural Market Transition Act Conference Report Adopted - House (318 - 89) Yea
March 29, 1996 HR 956 Product Liability bill Conference Report Adopted - House (259 - 158) Yea
March 28, 1996 HR 3103 Health Insurance Portability bill Bill Passed - House (267 - 151) Yea
March 22, 1996 HR 125 Gun Ban Repeal Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (239 - 173) Yea
March 21, 1996 HR 2202 Immigration Reform bill Bill Passed - House (333 - 87) Yea
March 20, 1996 H Amdt 968 Immigrant Public Assistance Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (151 - 269) Nay
March 20, 1996 H Amdt 969 Denying Public Education to Undocumented Immigrants Amendment Adopted - House (257 - 163) Yea
March 20, 1996 H Amdt 974 Immigrant English Proficiency Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (210 - 207) Nay
March 14, 1996 H Amdt 954 Habeas Corpus Reform Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (135 - 283) Nay
March 14, 1996 HR 2703 Antiterrorism bill Bill Passed - House (229 - 191) Yea
March 12, 1996 HR 1561 Authorization bill, FY96-97, Foreign Relations Conference Report Adopted - House (226 - 172) Yea
March 7, 1996 H Amdt 946 Medicaid Funded Abortions Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (198 - 222) Nay
March 7, 1996 H Amdt 947 Lobby Disclosure Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (211 - 209) Yea
March 7, 1996 HR 3019 Appropriations bill FY96, Omnibus Bill Passed - House (209 - 206) Yea
March 6, 1996 HR 927 Cuba Sanctions Bill Conference Report Adopted - House (336 - 86) Yea
Feb. 29, 1996 H Amdt 936 Agricultural Conservation Programs Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (372 - 37) Yea
Feb. 29, 1996 H Amdt 941 Florida Everglades Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (299 - 124) Yea
Feb. 29, 1996 HR 2854 Agricultural Market Transition Act Bill Passed - House (270 - 155) Yea
Feb. 28, 1996 H Amdt 933 Peanut Program Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (209 - 212) Yea
Feb. 28, 1996 H Amdt 934 Sugar Program Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (208 - 217) Yea
Feb. 28, 1996 H Amdt 935 Dairy Program Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (258 - 164) Nay
Feb. 1, 1996 S 652 Telecommunications Bill Conference Report Adopted - House (414 - 16) Yea
Jan. 24, 1996 S 1124 Authorization bill FY96, Defense Department Conference Report Adopted - House (287 - 129) Yea
Jan. 4, 1996 HR 1977 1996 Interior Appropriations Veto Override Failed - House (239 - 177) Yea
Jan. 3, 1996 HR 1530 Authorization bill FY96, Defense Department Veto Override Passed - House (240 - 156) Yea
Dec. 21, 1995 HR 4 Welfare Reform Bill Conference Report Adopted - House (245 - 178) Yea
Dec. 20, 1995 HR 1058 Legal Reform bill Veto Override Passed - House (319 - 100) Yea
Dec. 15, 1995 HR 1530 Authorization bill FY96, Defense Department Conference Report Adopted - House (267 - 149) Yea
Dec. 13, 1995 HR 1977 Interior Department FY96 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - House (244 - 181) Yea
Dec. 13, 1995 HR 2770 Troop Deployment in Bosnia Bill Bill Failed - House (210 - 218) Nay
Dec. 7, 1995 HR 2099 Veterans Affairs, HUD FY '96 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - House (227 - 190) Yea
Dec. 6, 1995 HR 1058 Legal Reform bill Conference Report Adopted - House (320 - 102) Yea
Dec. 6, 1995 HR 2076 Appropriations bill FY96, Commerce, Justice, State Conference Report Adopted - House (256 - 166) Yea
Nov. 29, 1995 HR 2564 Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (421 - 0) Yea
Nov. 28, 1995 H Amdt 903 Prohibit Federal Funds for Lobbying Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (190 - 238) Nay
Nov. 17, 1995 HR 2606 U.S. Troops in Bosnia Funding Bill Bill Passed - House (243 - 171) Yea
Nov. 16, 1995 H J Res 122 Continuing Appropriation Bill Bill Passed - House (277 - 151) Yea
Nov. 16, 1995 HR 2126 Appropriations bill FY96, Defense Conference Report Adopted - House (270 - 158) Yea
Nov. 15, 1995 HR 2020 Appropriations bill FY96, Treasury, Postal Service Conference Report Adopted - House (374 - 52) Yea
Nov. 9, 1995 HR 2606 U.S. Troops in Bosnia Funding Bill House Co-sponsor
Nov. 2, 1995 HR 2546 Appropriations Bill FY 96, District of Columbia Bill Passed - House (224 - 191) Yea
Nov. 1, 1995 H Amdt 890 Domestic Partners Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (249 - 172) Yea
Nov. 1, 1995 HR 1833 Partial-Birth/Late-Term Abortion Ban Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (288 - 139) Yea
Oct. 31, 1995 HR 1868 Appropriations bill, FY96, Foreign Relations Conference Report Adopted - House (351 - 71) Yea
Oct. 31, 1995 HR 2492 Appropriations Bill FY96, Legislative Branch Bill Passed - House (315 - 106) Yea
Oct. 30, 1995 H Res 247 Bosnia Troop Deployment Resolution Resolution Passed - House (315 - 103) Yea
Oct. 26, 1995 HR 2491 Budget Reconciliation Bill Bill Passed - House (227 - 203) Yea
Oct. 19, 1995 HR 2425 Medicare Preservation Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (231 - 201) Yea
Oct. 12, 1995 HR 1976 Appropriations bill FY96, Agriculture Conference Report Adopted - House (288 - 132) Nay
Oct. 12, 1995 HR 2405 Omnibus Civilian Science Authorization Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (248 - 161) Yea
Sept. 27, 1995 HR 743 Teamwork for Employees and Managers Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (221 - 202) Yea
Sept. 20, 1995 H Amdt 808 Repeal National Speed Limit Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (112 - 313) Nay
Sept. 20, 1995 H Amdt 814 Drinking and Driving Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (223 - 203) Nay
Sept. 20, 1995 HR 1817 Military Construction FY96 Appropriations bill Conference Report Adopted - House (326 - 98) Yea
Sept. 7, 1995 H Amdt 752 Overseas Military Abortions Amendment Adopted - House (226 - 191) Yea
Sept. 7, 1995 HR 2126 Appropriations bill FY96, Defense Bill Passed - House (294 - 125) Yea
Aug. 4, 1995 HR 2127 Appropriations bill FY96, Labor, HHS, Education Bill Passed - House (219 - 208) Yea
Aug. 3, 1995 H Amdt 725 Corporation for Public Broadcasting Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (136 - 286) Yea
July 31, 1995 HR 2099 Veterans Affairs, HUD FY '96 Appropriations bill Bill Passed - House (228 - 193) Yea
July 26, 1995 HR 2076 Appropriations bill FY96, Commerce, Justice, State Bill Passed - House (272 - 151) Yea
July 19, 1995 HR 2020 Appropriations bill FY96, Treasury, Postal Service Bill Passed - House (216 - 211) Yea
July 18, 1995 HR 1977 Interior Department FY96 Appropriations bill Bill Passed - House (244 - 181) Yea
July 11, 1995 HR 1868 Appropriations bill, FY96, Foreign Relations Bill Passed - House (333 - 89) Yea
June 29, 1995 H Con Res 67 Budget FY2006 Appropriations Resolution Conference Report Adopted - House (239 - 194) Yea
June 29, 1995 HR 1944 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations and Rescissions Bill Passed - House (276 - 151) Yea
June 28, 1995 H Amdt 477 Abortion Funding Ban Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (243 - 187) Yea
June 28, 1995 H J Res 79 Flag Desecration bill Joint Resolution Passed - House (312 - 120) Yea
June 21, 1995 HR 1817 Military Construction FY96 Appropriations bill Bill Passed - House (319 - 105) Yea
June 15, 1995 H Amdt 436 Overseas Military Abortion Amendment Amendment Rejected - House (196 - 230) Nay
June 15, 1995 HR 1530 Authorization bill FY96, Defense Department Bill Passed - House (300 - 126) Yea
June 14, 1995 HR 1833 Partial-Birth/Late-Term Abortion Ban Act of 1995 House Co-sponsor
June 8, 1995 HR 1561 Authorization bill, FY96-97, Foreign Relations Bill Passed - House (222 - 192) Yea
May 24, 1995 H Amdt 403 Foreign Abortion Ban Amendment Amendment Adopted - House (240 - 181) Yea
May 18, 1995 H Con Res 67 Budget FY1996 Appropriations Resolution Resolution Passed - House (238 - 193) Yea
May 18, 1995 HR 1158 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations and Rescissions Conference Report Adopted - House (235 - 189) Yea
May 16, 1995 HR 961 Comprehensive Wetlands Conservation and Management Act Bill Passed - House (240 - 185) Yea
April 5, 1995 HR 1215 Contract With America Tax Relief Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (246 - 188) Yea
March 29, 1995 H J Res 73 Term Limits bill Joint Resolution Failed - House (227 - 204) Yea
March 24, 1995 HR 4 Welfare Reform Bill Bill Passed - House (234 - 199) Yea
March 21, 1995 H J Res 79 Flag Desecration bill House Co-sponsor
March 16, 1995 HR 1158 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations and Rescissions Bill Passed - House (227 - 200) Yea
March 8, 1995 HR 1058 Legal Reform bill Bill Passed - House (325 - 99) Yea
March 3, 1995 HR 925 Private Property Protection Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (277 - 148) Yea
Feb. 28, 1995 HR 1022 Risk Assessment and Cost-Benefit Act of 1995 Bill Passed - House (286 - 141) Yea
Feb. 16, 1995 HR 7 Limiting U.S. Monetary and Troop Assistance to the United Nations Bill Passed - House (241 - 181) Yea
Feb. 14, 1995 HR 728 Anti-Crime bill Bill Passed - House (238 - 192) Yea
Feb. 8, 1995 HR 666 Admission of Evidence Seized Without a Warrant in Certain Conditions Bill Passed - House (289 - 142) Yea
Feb. 6, 1995 HR 2 Line Item Veto Act Bill Passed - House (294 - 134) Yea
Jan. 30, 1995 HR 743 Teamwork for Employees and Managers Act of 1995 House Co-sponsor
Jan. 26, 1995 H J Res 1 Balanced Budget Proposed Constitutional Amendment Joint Resolution Passed - House (300 - 132) Yea
Jan. 4, 1995 H J Res 1 Balanced Budget Proposed Constitutional Amendment House Co-sponsor
Jan. 4, 1995 HR 123 English as the National Language House Co-sponsor
Jan. 4, 1995 HR 2 Line Item Veto Act House Co-sponsor
Jan. 4, 1995 HR 7 Limiting U.S. Monetary and Troop Assistance to the United Nations House Co-sponsor
    Executive Actions
Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
June 17, 2013 SB 171 2014-2015 General Appropriations Budget Vetoed - Executive Line Item Veto
May 31, 2013 HB 2249 Repeals Project Limitations Near Historic Sites Signed - Executive Sign
May 30, 2013 HB 2162 Prohibits State Funds from Being Used to Lobby for Firearm Regulations Signed - Executive Sign
May 23, 2013 HB 2120 Amends the Process for Collection of DNA Samples by the Kansas Bureau of Investigation Vetoed - Executive Veto
April 22, 2013 SB 199 Establishes the Midwest Stem Cell Therapy Center Signed - Executive Sign
April 19, 2013 HB 2253 Amends Abortion Clinic Tax Credits and Procedure Requirements Signed - Executive Sign
April 19, 2013 HB 2234 Requires the Secretary of Transportation to Direct the Kansas Turnpike Authority Signed - Executive Sign
April 16, 2013 HB 2033 Repeals Prohibition on the Possession of Switchblade and Stiletto Knives None - Executive Sign
April 16, 2013 SB 102 Prohibits the Enforcement of Federal Firearm Regulations Signed - Executive Sign
April 16, 2013 HB 2069 Prohibits Local Governments from Enforcing a Union Wage Signed - Executive Sign
April 11, 2013 SB 37 Extends the Kansas Home Inspectors Professional Competence and Financial Responsibility Act Vetoed - Executive Veto
April 10, 2013 SB 142 Prohibits Civil Action Lawsuits Concerning Abortion Consultation Signed - Executive Sign
April 1, 2013 HB 2022 Prohibits Automatic Deductions by Public Labor Organizations for Political Fundraising Signed - Executive Sign
March 27, 2013 HB 2019 Authorizes Governor to Appoint Judges to Kansas Court of Appeals Signed - Executive Sign
June 1, 2012 HB 2333 Amends State Pension System Signed - Executive Sign
May 21, 2012 SB 83 Amends Judicial Appointment Process Signed - Executive Sign
April 12, 2012 SB 315 Relating to the State Bank Commissioner Vetoed - Executive Veto
April 4, 2012 SB 353 Relating to the Board of Barbering Vetoed - Executive Veto
March 23, 2012 HB 2624 Relating to the Oil and Gas Valuation Depletion Trust Fund Vetoed - Executive Veto
May 27, 2011 HB 2014 2011-2012 Budget Vetoed - Executive Line Item Veto
May 25, 2011 HB 2075 Prohibiting Insurance Coverage of Abortion Signed - Executive Sign
May 16, 2011 SB 36 Licensing of Abortion Clinics Signed - Executive Sign
April 18, 2011 HB 2067 Voter Photographic Identification Requirements Signed - Executive Sign
April 12, 2011 HB 2035 Amending Statutes Regulating Abortion Signed - Executive Sign
April 8, 2011 HB 2218 Abortion Requirements Signed - Executive Sign

Profession: Attorney, Farmer

Education:
High school,Prairie View High School BS, Agricultural Economics, Kansas State University, 1979 J.D.,University of Kansas Law School (1982)

Political Experience:
Attorney Broadcaster Teacher

Professional Experience:
Governor, State of Kansas, 2010-present Senator, United States Senate, 1996-2010 Representative, United States House of Representative, 1995-1996 Former Secretary of Agriculture, State of Kansas

Non Legislative Committees:
Member, Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe Member, Helsinki Commission Former Member, Air Force Caucus Former Member, Army Caucus Former Co-Chair, Congressional Wireless Caucus Former Co-Chair, Human Rights Caucus Former Co-Chair, Senate Cancer Coalition Former Member, Senate National Guard Caucus Former Co-Chair, Silk Road Caucus

Current Legislative Committees:

Organization:
Treasurer, Kansas Day Club, 1985-1986 Vice Chair, Riley County Republican Party, 1984 Co-Founder, Student Forum on Faith and Values Leadership Former President, Future Farmer of America (FFA)

Awards and Publications:
Taxpayers friend award, 2001 Foreword in Building a Healthy Culture: Strategies for an American Renaissance (Hudson Institute, 2001) First Elected: 11/02/2010

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