Key Votes

HR 2989 - Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Virgil Goode, Jr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (91-3) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (381-39) - (Key vote)

Title: Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

A vote to pass a bill that would make appropriations of over $89 billion for the Transportation and Treasury Departments as well as other related agencies for fiscal year 2004.

Highlights:
  • $33.8 billion for highway projects.
  • $900 million to fund Amtrak.
  • Provide the funding for new transit programs.
  • Raises the pay of civilian government employees 4.1% to match military raises.
  • Prohibits using any of the funds appropriated in this act to enforce the travel ban to Cuba.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations

Sponsors

  • Ernest J. Istook Jr. (OK - R) (Out Of Office)