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S Amdt 1569 - NEA Funding - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Edward Kennedy, Sr. voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

Read statements Edward Kennedy, Sr. made in this general time period.

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Stage Details

Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (80-16) - (Key vote)

Title: NEA Funding

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment that would cut all federal funding to the National Endowment for the Arts.

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 - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: NEA Funding

Sponsors

  • Robert Clinton 'Bob' Smith (NH - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • John D. Ashcroft (MO - ) (Out Of Office)
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