TO AMEND H.R. 8860 SO AS TO REINSERT A COTTON PROGRAM IN THE BILL BUT ELIMINATE FUNDS FOR "COTTON, INC.".

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 19, 1973
Chamber
House
Number
#255
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican     Ind. Democrat
  Yea 250
 
 
 
57%
122 127 1
  Nay 165
 
 
 
38%
106 59 0
Not Voting 24
 
 
 
5%
17 7 0
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