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Key Votes

Anna Eshoo's Voting Records

Full Name: Anna G. Eshoo
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 18, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 18
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Karen, Paul
Birth Date: 12/13/1942
Birth Place: New Britain, CT
Home City: Atherton, CA
Religion: Catholic

National Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
Oct. 31, 2003 HR 3289 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense Conference Report Adopted - House
(298 - 121)
Nay
Oct. 30, 2003 HR 2115 Aviation Administration FY2004-2006 Authorization bill Conference Report Adopted - House
(211 - 207)
Nay
Oct. 30, 2003 HR 2691 Interior Department Appropriations, FY 2004 bill Conference Report Adopted - House
(216 - 205)
Nay
Oct. 16, 2003 H Res 198 Iraq's Reconstruction Resolution Resolution Passed - House
(394 - 31)
Yea
Oct. 2, 2003 S 3 Prohibit Partial-Birth/Late Term Abortion bill Conference Report Adopted - House
(281 - 142)
Did Not Vote
Sept. 25, 2003 HR 3161 Do-Not-Call-Registry bill Bill Passed - House
(412 - 8)
Yea
Sept. 24, 2003 HR 2555 Homeland Security Appropriations, FY 2004 bill Conference Report Adopted - House
(417 - 8)
Yea
Sept. 24, 2003 HR 2657 Emergency Supplemental Appropriation, FY 2003 bill Conference Report Adopted - House
(371 - 56)
Yea
Sept. 24, 2003 HR 2658 Terrorism Information Awareness bill Conference Report Adopted - House
(407 - 15)
Yea
Sept. 24, 2003 HR 3161 Do-Not-Call-Registry bill House Co-sponsor
Sept. 23, 2003 HR 1409 Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Land Exchange Act '02 Bill Passed - House
(288 - 127)
Nay
Sept. 17, 2003 HR 7 Charitable Contributions bill Bill Passed - House
(408 - 13)
Yea
Sept. 9, 2003 HR 2989 Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Bill Passed - House
(381 - 39)
Yea
July 25, 2003 HR 2210 Head Start Bill Bill Passed - House
(217 - 216)
Nay
July 25, 2003 HR 2427 Imports of Prescription Drugs bill Bill Passed - House
(243 - 186)
Nay
July 25, 2003 HR 2859 Emergency Appropriations for Disaster Relief Act,2003 Bill Passed - House
(352 - 60)
Yea
July 25, 2003 HR 2861 Veterans Affairs and HUD Appropriations Act, 2004 Bill Passed - House
(316 - 109)
Yea
July 24, 2003 HR 2738 U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Bill Passed - House
(270 - 156)
Yea
July 24, 2003 HR 2739 U.S.-Singapore Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Bill Passed - House
(272 - 155)
Yea
July 24, 2003 HR 2800 Foreign Operations Appropriations, FY 2004 bill Bill Passed - House
(370 - 50)
Yea
July 23, 2003 HR 2799 Appropriations for the Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, and the Judiciary Bill Passed - House
(400 - 21)
Yea
July 17, 2003 HR 2691 Interior Department Appropriations, FY 2004 bill Bill Passed - House
(268 - 152)
Nay
July 16, 2003 HR 1950 State Department FY2004-2005 Authorizations bill Bill Passed - House
(382 - 42)
Yea
July 16, 2003 HR 2122 Project BioShield Act of 2003 Bill Passed - House
(421 - 2)
Yea
July 14, 2003 HR 2673 Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Bill Passed - House
(347 - 64)
Yea
July 10, 2003 HR 2660 Department of Labor, HHS, and Education Appropriations Bill Passed - House
(215 - 208)
Nay
July 9, 2003 HR 2211 Ready to Teach Act of 2003 Bill Passed - House
(404 - 17)
Yea
July 9, 2003 HR 2657 Emergency Supplemental Appropriation, FY 2003 bill Bill Passed - House
(394 - 26)
Yea
July 9, 2003 HR 438 Student Loan Forgiveness for Teachers Bill Passed - House
(417 - 7)
Yea
July 8, 2003 HR 2658 Terrorism Information Awareness bill Bill Passed - House
(399 - 19)
Yea
June 27, 2003 HR 1 Medicare Prescription Drug bill Bill Passed - House
(216 - 215)
Nay
June 24, 2003 HR 2555 Homeland Security Appropriations, FY 2004 bill Bill Passed - House
(425 - 2)
Yea
June 19, 2003 HR 1528 Taxpayer Protection and IRS Accountability Act of 2003 Bill Passed - House
(252 - 170)
Nay
June 19, 2003 HR 660 Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2003 Bill Passed - House
(262 - 162)
Nay
June 11, 2003 HR 2350 Welfare Reform bill Bill Passed - House
(406 - 6)
Did Not Vote
June 10, 2003 HR 2143 Unlawful Internet Gambling Funding Prohibition Act Bill Passed - House
(319 - 104)
Did Not Vote
June 4, 2003 HR 760 Prohibit Partial-Birth/Late Term Abortion Bill Bill Passed - House
(282 - 139)
Did Not Vote
June 3, 2003 H J Res 4 Flag Burning Resolution Bill Passed - House
(300 - 125)
Nay
May 23, 2003 HR 2 Jobs and Economic Growth bill Conference Report Adopted - House
(231 - 200)
Nay
May 22, 2003 HR 1588 Defense Department FY2004 Authorization bill Bill Passed - House
(361 - 68)
Nay
May 20, 2003 HR 1904 Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003 House
(256 - 170)
Nay
May 15, 2003 HR 2122 Project BioShield Act of 2003 House Co-sponsor
May 1, 2003 HR 1298 AIDS Assistance bill Bill Passed - House
(375 - 41)
Yea
April 30, 2003 HR 1350 Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act Bill Passed - House
(251 - 171)
Nay
April 12, 2003 HR 1829 Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of 2003 House Co-sponsor
April 11, 2003 H Con Res 95 Congressional Budget for fiscal year 2004 Conference Report Adopted - House
(216 - 211)
Nay
April 11, 2003 HR 6 Energy Omnibus bill Bill Passed - House
(247 - 175)
Nay
April 10, 2003 S 151 Enhance AMBER Alert bill Conference Report Adopted - House
(400 - 25)
Yea
April 9, 2003 HR 1036 Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act Bill Passed - House
(285 - 140)
Nay
April 3, 2003 HR 1559 Emergency Wartime Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2003 Bill Passed - House
(414 - 12)
Yea

About the Selection and Descriptions of Key Votes

Project Vote Smart provides easy access to Congressional and State voting records and maintains a collection of key votes grouped by issue. Key votes typically include the initial passage of legislation and final conference report vote versions (the compromised versions of bills passed in separate House and Senate versions). Vote Smart uses the following criteria to select key votes:

  1. The vote should be helpful in portraying how a member stands on a particular issue
  2. The vote should be clear for any person to understand
  3. The vote has received media attention
  4. The vote was passed or defeated by a very close margin
  5. Occasionally, if a specific bill is consistently inquired about on the Voter's Research Hotline, the vote will be added

Descriptions of the votes are written by Vote Smart staff and based on information included in the Congressional Record, State House Journals, or Senate Journals, with additional background information from newspapers, magazines, etc. Vote Smart provides summaries for each selected key vote. The summary does not necessarily reflect the final version of the bill.

The Key Votes Program follows Project Vote Smart's strict policies, procedures and structure that guarantee absolute impartiality and accuracy. In order to ensure that all Key Votes are non-partisan in their selection and language, each is approved by a group of over 160 political scientists and journalists from all fifty states.

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