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S Amdt 2275 - Elementary and Secondary Education Act Amendment - Key Vote

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Hillary Clinton voted Yea (Motion Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Motion Rejected (Senate) (44-51) - (Key vote)

Title: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Amendment

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion to waive the Budget Act in order to adopt an amendment that allocated an additional $5 billion for carrying out title I of the Elementary and Secondary Act of 1965.

Highlights:

-Appropriates $5 billion for title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, comprising $2.5 billion for targeting grants to local educational agencies and $2.5 billion for education finance incentive grants

Note:

NOTE: A MOTION TO WAIVE THE BUDGET ACT, IF ADOPTED, TEMPORARILY SETS ASIDE A SPECIFIC PROVISION OF THE BUDGET ACT OF 1974 SO THAT AN AMENDMENT THAT VIOLATES THE ACT MAY BE CONSIDERED. A 3/5 MAJORITY IS REQUIRED FOR ADOPTION.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Amendment

Sponsors

  • Robert C. Byrd (WV - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Jeff Bingaman (NM - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jon Stevens Corzine (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark Brandt Dayton (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Christopher J. 'Chris' Dodd (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward M. 'Ted' Kennedy Sr. (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Forbes Kerry (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Herbert H. 'Herb' Kohl (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank R. Lautenberg (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph I. 'Joe' Lieberman (CT - I) (Out Of Office)
  • Barbara A. Mikulski (MD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Harry M. Reid (NV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John D. 'Jay' Rockefeller IV (WV - D) (Out Of Office)

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