On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 2 to H R 2551

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 698 (112th) (Melvin “Mel” Watt) to H.R. 2551 (112th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 698 (Watt) to H.R. 2551 (112th): Amendment sought to reduce funding for the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) by $619,200 and to apply the savings to the spending reduction account..

Congress
112th Congress
Date
Jul 22, 2011
Chamber
House
Number
#622
Result:
Failed

Key: R Aye D Aye R No D No
Seat position based on our ideology score.
This is a cartogram. Each hexagon represents one congressional district.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Aye 102
 
 
24%
73 29
  No 302
 
 
70%
156 146
Present 7
 
 
2%
0 7
Not Voting 21
 
 
5%
10 11
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

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