TO AGREE TO THE CONFERENCE REPORT TO AGRICULTURAL DEPT. APPROPRIATION BILL, H.R. 12717, IN ORDER TO AGREE ON AMENDMENTS APPROPRIATING $50,000 AND $100,000 RESPECTIVELY FOR INVESTIGATION AND THE EMPLOYMENT OF CHEMISTS AND OTHER SCIENCTIFIC ASSISTANTS FOR EXPERIMENT IN THE INVESTIGATION OF COLORING MATERIAL AND AMENDMENT TO ENABLE SEC. OF THE INTERIOR TO INVESTIGATE THE EXISTENCE OF ARTESIAN WATER AND OTHER UNDERGROUND WATER SUPPLIES, RESPECTIVELY. (P. 11783).

Congress
64th Congress
Date
Aug 3, 1916
Chamber
Senate
Number
#212
Result:
unknown

From October 2014 through July 2015, we displayed incorrect vote totals for some historical votes. Although the total correctly reflected the announced positions of Members of Congress, the totals incorrectly included “paired” votes, which is when two Members of Congress, one planning to vote in favor and the other against, plan ahead of time to both abstain. The totals now omit paired votes and now more closely reflect the official totals.


Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 34
 
 
36%
28 6
  Nay 25
 
 
26%
8 17
Not Voting 36
 
 
38%
20 16
Required: unknown source: Professor Keith Poole

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