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H.Res. 79: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Government shutdowns are detrimental to the Nation and should not occur.

Jan 30, 2019 at 2:19 p.m. ET. On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended in the House.

This was a vote to agree to H.Res. 79 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.

Totals

All Votes D R
Yea 60%
 
 
249
228
 
21
 
Nay 40%
 
 
163
0
 
163
 
Not Voting
 
 
20
6
 
14
 

Failed. 2/3 Required. Source: house.gov.

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