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H Amdt 291 - Burden Sharing Amendment - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (House) (210-216) - (Key vote)

Title: Burden Sharing Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that cuts $1 billion allocated to United States forces in Europe and transfers $500 million to deficit reduction and $500 million to defense conversion, reinvestment, and transition assistance programs and encourages the President to ask allies to increase their funding of U.S. troops on European soil.

Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Burden Sharing Amendment

Sponsors

  • Barney Frank (MA - D) (Out Of Office)