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S.Res. 157 (113th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that telephone service must be improved in rural areas of the United States and that no entity may unreasonably discriminate against telephone users in those areas.


Cosponsors of S.Res. 157 (113th)

This resolution had 18 cosponsors — 10 Democrats, 7 Republicans, 1 Independent — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees*
D Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN] Primary Sponsor
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
D Cantwell, Maria [D-WA] Jun 19, 2013
Commerce, Science, and Transportation Chair
D Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI] Original Cosponsor
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
R Fischer, Deb [R-NE] Original Cosponsor
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
R Thune, John [R-SD] Original Cosponsor
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
D Tester, Jon [D-MT] Jul 15, 2013
Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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* Based on current committee assignments. An original cosponsor was a cosponsor on the date the legislation was introduced. Other cosponsors are shown with the date they joined, or later withdrew.

The table above shows whether the sponsor and any cosponsors are members of any committees that the bill has been referred to, a key predictor of whether this resolution will move forward.

Cosponsorship of Other Relevant Legislators

The table below shows whether legislators on relevant committees or cosponsors of relevant bills are the sponsor or a cosponsor of this resolution.

Cosponsor? Legislator Committee Assignment(s), Bills Sponsored
Jun 19, 2013 D Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation Chair
No R Wicker, Roger [R-MS]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation Ranking Member
Original Cosponsor D Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Hickenlooper, John [D-CO]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Primary Sponsor D Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Luján, Ben [D-NM]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Markey, Edward “Ed” [D-MA]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Peters, Gary [D-MI]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Rosen, Jacky [D-NV]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Schatz, Brian [D-HI]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Jul 15, 2013 D Tester, Jon [D-MT]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No D Warnock, Raphael [D-GA]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Blunt, Roy [R-MO]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Capito, Shelley [R-WV]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Cruz, Ted [R-TX]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Original Cosponsor R Fischer, Deb [R-NE]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Johnson, Ron [R-WI]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Lee, Mike [R-UT]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Lummis, Cynthia [R-WY]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Moran, Jerry [R-KS]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Scott, Rick [R-FL]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Sullivan, Dan [R-AK]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Original Cosponsor R Thune, John [R-SD]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
No R Young, Todd [R-IN]
Commerce, Science, and Transportation