TO AMEND H. CON. RES. 307 BY STRIKING THE RECONCILIATION LANGUAGE IN THE RESOLUTION THAT INSTRUCTS EIGHT HOUSE AND EIGHT SENATE AUTHORIZING COMMITTEES TO REPORT LEGISLATION TO SAVE $9.1 BILLION IN OUTLAYS IN FISCAL 1981. (MOTION FAILED).

Congress
96th Congress
Date
May 7, 1980
Chamber
House
Number
#868
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 127
 
 
29%
107 20
  Nay 289
 
 
67%
158 131
Not Voting 16
 
 
4%
8 8
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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