H.R. 5036 (110th): Emergency Assistance for Secure Elections Act of 2008

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House

Date:

Apr 15, 2008

Number:

House Vote #188
110th Congress

Result:

Failed

Source:

house.gov

This was a vote to pass H.R. 5036 (110th). It was taken under a 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.


Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 239
 
 
55%
223 16
  Nay 178
 
 
41%
2 176
Not Voting 14
 
 
3%
8 6
Required: 2/3

Vote Details

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