H.R. 2608 (112th): Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012

This was a vote to pass H.R. 2608 (112th) in the House. The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an appropriations bill, which sets overall spending limits by agency or program. (Authorizations direct how federal funds should or should not be used.) Appropriations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year).

It was not the final House vote on the bill. See the history of H.R. 2608 (112th) for further details.

Congress
112th Congress
Date
Sep 21, 2011
Chamber
House
Number
#719
Question:
Concurring in the Senate Amendment in the House
Result:
Failed

Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
This is a cartogram. Each hexagon represents one congressional district.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 195
 
 
45%
189 6
  Nay 230
 
 
53%
48 182
Not Voting 8
 
 
2%
4 4
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

Vote Details

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

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