H.R. 1190: Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act of 2015

This was a vote to pass H.R. 1190 in the House.

The Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act of 2015 would repeal the sections of the Affordable Care Act (otherwise known as Obamacare) that established the Independent Payment Advisory Board, or IPAB. The IPAB is a board of 15 members who can reduce Medicare spending if spending grows too fast. The bill has received support from 215 Republican and 20 Democratic cosponsors. Its sponsor, Rep. Phil Roe (R-TN1) issued a press release on June 16. The bill passed the House with a vote of 244–154 on party lines. No Republicans voted in opposition.

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Jun 23, 2015
Chamber
House
Number
#376
Question:
On Passage of the Bill in the House
Result:
Passed

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 244
 
 
56%
233 11
  Nay 154
 
 
36%
0 154
Not Voting 35
 
 
8%
12 23
Required: Simple Majority source: house.gov

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