H.R. 308: Keep the Promise Act of 2015

This was a vote to pass H.R. 308 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.

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Nov 16, 2015
Chamber
House
Number
#626
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass 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 263
 
 
61%
231 32
  Nay 146
 
 
34%
8 138
Not Voting 24
 
 
6%
6 18
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov

Vote Details

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