TO AMEND H.R. 7583 BY PROHIBITING USE OF FUNDS TO CALCULATE OR TRANSMIT UNDER THE TWENTIETH DECENNIAL CENSUS CONGRESSIONAL APPORTIONMENT DATA. (MOTION PASSED).

Congress
96th Congress
Date
Aug 20, 1980
Chamber
House
Number
#1090
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 222
 
 
51%
103 119
  Nay 176
 
 
41%
147 29
Not Voting 34
 
 
8%
23 11
Required: unknown source: Professor Keith Poole
Seat position based on our ideology score.

Vote Details

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

Statistically notable votes are the votes that are most surprising, or least predictable, given how other members of each voter’s party voted and other factors.

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