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H.Amdt. 29 (Castro) to H.R. 5: Amendment sought to appoint a neutral Ombudsman within the Department of Education to ensure K-12 textbooks are held to high academic standards.

This was a vote to approve or reject amendment H.Amdt. 29 (114th) (Joaquin Castro) to H.R. 5 (114th). The title of the amendment is H.Amdt. 29 (Castro) to H.R. 5: Amendment sought to appoint a neutral Ombudsman within the Department of Education to ensure K-12 textbooks are held to high academic standards..

Totals

All Votes R D
Aye 42%
 
 
182
2
 
180
 
No 56%
 
 
243
239
 
4
 
Not Voting 2%
 
 
7
3
 
4
 

Date: Feb 26, 2015

Question: On the Amendment in the House

Required: Simple Majority

Result: Failed

Source: house.gov

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