H.R. 1259 (109th): To award a congressional gold medal on behalf of the Tuskegee Airmen, collectively, in recognition of their ...

This was a vote to pass H.R. 1259 (109th) in the House. This vote was taken under a House procedure called “suspension of the rules” which is typically used to pass non-controversial bills. Votes under suspension require a 2/3rds majority. A failed vote under suspension can be taken again.

Congress
109th Congress
Date
Feb 28, 2006
Chamber
House
Number
#16
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House
Result:
Passed

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Key: R Yea D Yea
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 400
 
 
 
93%
215 184 1
  Nay 0
 
 
 
0%
0 0 0
Not Voting 32
 
 
 
7%
15 17 0
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov

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Notes: The Speaker’s Vote? “Aye” or “Yea”?
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