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H.R. 6867 (110th): Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008

This was a vote to pass H.R. 6867 (110th) 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.

Totals

All Votes D R
Yea 85%
 
 
368
226
 
142
 
Nay 6%
 
 
28
0
 
28
 
Not Voting 9%
 
 
38
9
 
29
 

Date: Oct 3, 2008

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

Required: 2/3

Result: Passed

Source: house.gov

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Statistically Notable Votes

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