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S 1689 - Emergency Appropriations for Iraq and Afghanistan - Key Vote

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Mitch McConnell voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (87-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Emergency Appropriations for Iraq and Afghanistan

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would appropriate $87 billion to fund ongoing military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. $65.6 billion of which is designated for military operations.

Highlights:
  • $32.3 billion for operations and maintenance.
  • $20.3 billion for Iraq reconstruction, $10 billion of which would be in the form of a loan.
  • $18.5 billion for military personnel.
  • $11 billion for Afghanistan.
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Emergency Appropriations for Iraq and Afghanistan

Sponsors

  • Ted Stevens (AK - R) (Out Of Office)
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