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S Amdt 1122 - Education Funding Amendment - Key Vote

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Joe Biden, Jr. voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Not Tabled (Senate) (49-51) - (Key vote)

Title: Education Funding Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that appropriates funds directly to local education agencies to support programs or activities for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade.

Note:

NOTE: A SENATOR MAY MOVE TO TABLE ANY PENDING LEGISLATION, THUS HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION. A "YEA" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION, AND A "NAY" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF FURTHER CONSIDERATION. TABLING MOTIONS ARE OFTEN USED TO KILL LEGISLATION.

Amendment - Amendment Adopted (Senate) -
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Education Funding Amendment

Sponsors

  • Slade Gorton (WA - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Daniel R. Coats (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry E. Craig (ID - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Pete V. Domenici Jr. (NM - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William Phillip 'Phil' Gramm (TX - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Jesse Helms (NC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gordon Harold Smith (OR - R) (Out Of Office)
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