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S Amdt 272 - ANWR Oil Drilling Amendment - Key Vote

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John McCain III voted Yea (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Adopted (Senate) (52-48) - (Key vote)

Title: ANWR Oil Drilling Amendment

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt the amendment that would stop movement towards drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in a fast-track budget reconciliation bill.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: ANWR Oil Drilling Amendment

Note:

NOTE: THIS IS AN AMENDMENT TO A NON-BINDING CONCURRENT BUDGET RESOLUTION THAT SETS THE FUNDING LEVEL FOR DISCRETIONARY SPENDING. IT IS NOT SIGNED BY THE PRESIDENT AND THEREFORE DOES NOT HOLD THE WEIGHT OF LAW, BUT IS USED AS A GUIDE FOR CONGRESS AS IT PASSES THE ANNUAL APPROPRIATION AND OTHER BILLS.

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Co-sponsors

  • Jeff Bingaman (NM - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lincoln D. 'Linc' Chafee (RI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jon Stevens Corzine (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas A. 'Tom' Daschle (SD - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark Brandt Dayton (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Reid Edwards (NC - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Russell D. 'Russ' Feingold (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas 'Tom' Harkin (IA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward M. 'Ted' Kennedy Sr. (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Forbes Kerry (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank R. Lautenberg (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph I. 'Joe' Lieberman (CT - I) (Out Of Office)
  • Olympia Jean Snowe (ME - R) (Out Of Office)
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