H.J.Res. 72 (113th): Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014

This was a vote to agree to H.J.Res. 72 (113th) 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.

It was not the final House vote on the resolution. See the history of H.J.Res. 72 (113th) for further details.

Congress
113th Congress
Date
Oct 1, 2013
Chamber
House
Number
#506
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
Result:
Failed

Key: R Yea D Yea D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
This is a cartogram. Each hexagon represents one congressional district.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 264
 
 
61%
231 33
  Nay 164
 
 
38%
0 164
Not Voting 4
 
 
1%
1 3
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov

Vote Details

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