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H Amdt 343 - Restoring Funds for Public Broadcasting - Key Vote

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Ken Calvert voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Amendment Adopted (House) (284-140) - (Key vote)

Title: Restoring Funds for Public Broadcasting

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that restores $100 million in funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and reduces funding for various other programs for fiscal year 2006 by a total of $100.94 million.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits use of funds in the bill to carry out the rescission under the heading "Corporation for Public Broadcasting".
  • Reduces appropriations for the Department of Labor-Employment and Training Administration-Training and Employment Services by $58 million.
  • Reduces appropriations for the Department of Labor-Departmental Management-Salaries and Expenses by $4.64 million.
  • Reduces appropriations for the Department of Health and Human Services-Health Resources and Services Administration-Health Resources and Services by $2.92 million.
  • Reduces appropriations for the Department of Education-Higher Education by $27 million.
  • Reduces appropriations for the Department of Education-Departmental Management-Program Administration by $8.38 million.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Restoring Funds for Public Broadcasting

Sponsors

  • David Ross 'Dave' Obey (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
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