TO AMEND H.R. 8860 SO AS TO REMOVE THE ESCALATOR CLAUSE PROVIDING FOR ANNUAL ADJUSTMENT OF TARGET PRICES.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. William Poage [D-TX11, 1961-1978] on June 20, 1973, H.R. 8860 (93rd): Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act.

Congress
93rd Congress
Date
Jul 11, 1973
Chamber
House
Number
#232
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican     Ind. Democrat
  Yea 174
 
 
 
40%
37 137 0
  Nay 237
 
 
 
54%
189 47 1
Not Voting 28
 
 
 
6%
19 9 0
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