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Key Votes

HR 3562 - Wisconsin Welfare Reform Bill - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Nita Lowey voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Stage Details

Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (289-136) - (Key vote)

Title: Wisconsin Welfare Reform Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows Federal guidelines to be waived in order for Wisconsin to implement its welfare reform demonstration project called "Wisconsin Works."

  • Considers Federal law to be waived when the "Wisconsin Works" demonstration project is presented to the appropriate Federal official.
  • Prohibits the "Wisconsin Works" project from increasing Wisconsin's expenditures.
  • States that this act has no effect on other waivers granted to Wisconsin.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Wisconsin Welfare Reform Bill


  • Mark W. Neumann (WI - R) (Out Of Office)


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