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S Amdt 1904 - Congressional Pay Raise Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Ben Nelson voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Tabled (Senate) (60-34) - (Key vote)

Title: Congressional Pay Raise Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to table an amendment to HR 2989 that would deny members of Congress an increase in wages according to the rise in inflation for 2004.

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: Congressional Pay Raise Amendment

Sponsors

  • Russell D. 'Russ' Feingold (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
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