TO PASS H.R. 5863, A BILL TO AUTHORIZE THE SECRETARY OF COMMERCE TO UNDERTAKE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN HIGH-SPEED GROUND TRANSPORTATION.

Congress
89th Congress
Date
Sep 2, 1965
Chamber
House
Number
#131
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     Unknown
  Yea 318
 
 
 
74%
234 83 1
  Nay 23
 
 
 
5%
4 19 0
Not Voting 91
 
 
 
21%
55 36 0
Required: unknown source: Professor Keith Poole

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Notes: The Speaker’s Vote? Accuracy of Historical Records “Aye” or “Yea”?
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