TO PASS S. 502.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Sen. Lloyd Bentsen [D-TX, 1971-1993] on January 23, 1973, S. 502 (93rd): Federal-Aid Highway Act.

Congress
93rd Congress
Date
Mar 15, 1973
Chamber
Senate
Number
#40
Result:
unknown

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Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent     Conservative
  Yea 77
 
 
 
 
77%
47 30 0 0
  Nay 5
 
 
 
 
5%
1 4 0 0
Not Voting 18
 
 
 
 
18%
8 8 1 1
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