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H Con Res 218 - Budget Resolution - Key Vote

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John Kerry voted Nay (Conference Report Vote) on this Legislation-Resolution.

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NOTE: THIS IS 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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Legislation-Resolution - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (53-46) - (Key vote)

Title: Budget Resolution

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report version of a concurrent resolution that recommends that for fiscal years 1995, 1996,1997,1998 and 1999 the total federal income be $5.42 trillion, the total new budget authority be $6.89 trillion and the total budget expenditure be $6.77 trillion.

Highlights:
  • Recommends the following new budget authorities for specific departments in fiscal years 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999.
  • $ 1.29 trillion for National Defense.
  • $1.24 trillion for Income Security.
  • $1.00 trillion for Medicare.
  • $762.90 billion for Health.
  • $300.70 billion for Education, Training, Employment and Social Services.
  • $215.50 billion for Transportation.
  • $191.60 billion for Veterans Benefits and Services.
  • $110.00 billion for the Administration of Justice.
  • $109.60 billion for Natural Resources and Environment.
Legislation-Resolution - Conference Report Adopted (House) (220-183) - (Key vote)

Title: Budget Resolution

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report version of a concurrent resolution that recommends that for fiscal years 1995, 1996,1997,1998 and 1999 the total federal income be $5.42 trillion, the total new budget authority be $6.89 trillion and the total budget expenditure be $6.77 trillion.

Highlights:
  • Recommends the following new budget authorities for specific departments in fiscal years 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999.
  • $ 1.29 trillion for National Defense.
  • $1.24 trillion for Income Security.
  • $1.00 trillion for Medicare.
  • $762.90 billion for Health.
  • $300.70 billion for Education, Training, Employment and Social Services.
  • $215.50 billion for Transportation.
  • $191.60 billion for Veterans Benefits and Services.
  • $110.00 billion for the Administration of Justice.
  • $109.60 billion for Natural Resources and Environment.
Legislation-Resolution - Resolution Passed With Amendment (Senate) (57-40) - (Key vote)

Title: Budget Resolution

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a concurrent resolution that recommends that for fiscal years 1995, 1996,1997,1998 and 1999 the total federal income be $5.44 trillion, the total new budget authority be $6.86 trillion and the total budget expenditure be $6.75 trillion.

Highlights:
  • Recommends the following new budget authorities for specific departments in fiscal years 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999.
  • $1.29 trillion for National Defense.
  • $1.24 trillion for Income Security.
  • $1.00 trillion for Medicare.
  • $762.93 billion for Health.
  • $300.92 billion for Education, Training, Employment and Social Services.
  • $216.50 billion for Transportation.
  • $191.60 billion for Veterans Benefits and Services.
  • $110.05 billion for the Administration of Justice.
  • $109.60 billion for Natural Resources and Environment.
Legislation-Resolution - Resolution Passed (House) (223-175) - (Key vote)

Title: Budget Resolution

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a concurrent resolution that recommends that for fiscal years 1995, 1996,1997,1998 and 1999 the total federal income be $5.44 trillion, the total new budget authority be $6.91 trillion and the total budget expenditure be $6.78 trillion.

Highlights:
  • Recommends the following new budget authorities for specific departments in fiscal years 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999.
  • $1.29 trillion for National Defense.
  • $1.24 trillion for Income Security.
  • $1.00 trillion for Medicare.
  • $760.40 billion for Health.
  • $298.60 billion for Education, Training, Employment and Social Services.
  • $215.30 billion for Transportation.
  • $191.60 billion for Veterans Benefits and Services.
  • $109.30 billion for Natural Resources and Environment.
  • $106.00 billion for the Administration of Justice.
Legislation-Resolution - Introduced (House) -

Title: Budget Resolution

Sponsors

  • Martin Olav Sabo (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
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