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H J Res 98 - Disapproval of President's Authority to Raise the Debt Limit - Key Vote

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Kent Conrad voted Nay (Motion Vote) on this Legislation-Joint Resolution.

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Legislation-Joint Resolution - Motion Rejected (Senate) (44-54) - (Key vote)

Title: Disapproval of President's Authority to Raise the Debt Limit

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion to proceed to consideration of a joint resolution that disapproves of the President's exercise of authority to increase the debt limit for the United States.

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NOTE: THIS IS A VOTE ON A MOTION TO PROCEED, WHICH SENDS THE LEGISLATION TO THE FLOOR OF THE SENATE FOR DEBATE AND AMENDMENT. A MOTION TO PROCEED REQUIRES A MAJORITY OF THE SENATE FOR APPROVAL.

Legislation-Joint Resolution - Joint Resolution Passed (House) (239-176) - (Key vote)

Title: Disapproval of President's Authority to Raise the Debt Limit

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a joint resolution that disapproves of the President's exercise of authority to increase the debt limit for the United States.

Legislation-Joint Resolution - Introduced (House) -

Title: Disapproval of President's Authority to Raise the Debt Limit

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