H.Res. 780: Urging respect for the constitution of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the democratic transition of power in 2016.

This was a vote to agree to H.Res. 780 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 15, 2016
Chamber
House
Number
#578
Question:
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended in the House
Result:
Passed

Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
This is a cartogram. Each hexagon represents one congressional district.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 416
 
 
96%
234 182
  Nay 3
 
 
1%
3 0
Not Voting 15
 
 
3%
9 6
Required: 2/3 source: house.gov

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