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S Amdt 3695 - Limit on Farm Subsidies - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Barack Obama II voted Yea (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (56-43) - (Key vote)

Title: Limit on Farm Subsidies

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that limits the amount of subsidies that a married couple may receive to $250,000 and requires that any individual or entity receiving subsidies must be actively involved in a farming operation to receive subsidies.

Note:

NOTE: THIS LEGISLATION NEEDED A THREE-FIFTHS MAJORITY VOTE TO PASS.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Limit on Farm Subsidies

Sponsors

  • Byron L. Dorgan (ND - D) (Out Of Office)

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