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Key Votes

Jeff Denham's Voting Records on Issue: Labor Unions

Full Name: Jeffrey 'Jeff' Denham
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 10, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 10
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sonia; 2 Children: Austin, Samantha
Birth Date: 07/29/1967
Birth Place: Hawthorne, CA
Home City: Turlock, CA

National Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
April 12, 2013 HR 1120 Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act Bill Passed - House
(219 - 209)
Yea
Feb. 15, 2013 HR 273 Eliminates the 2013 Statutory Pay Adjustment for Federal Employees Bill Passed - House
(261 - 154)
Yea
Dec. 20, 2012 HR 6684 Spending Reduction Act of 2012 Bill Passed - House
(215 - 209)
Yea
May 31, 2012 H Amdt 1160 Project Labor Agreements Amendment Adopted - House
(218 - 198)
Nay
Feb. 3, 2012 HR 658 Federal Aviation Administration Act of 2012 Conference Report Adopted - House
(248 - 169)
Yea
Nov. 30, 2011 HR 3094 Labor Law Amendments Bill Passed - House
(235 - 188)
Yea
June 2, 2011 H Amdt 398 Prohibiting the Use of Funds for Transportation Security Administration Collective Bargaining Amendment Adopted - House
(218 - 205)
Yea
April 1, 2011 HR 658 Federal Aviation Administration Act of 2012 Bill Passed - House
(223 - 196)
Yea

California Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
June 3, 2010 SB 1121 Overtime Wages for Agricultural Workers Bill Passed - Senate
(23 - 12)
Nay
Sept. 4, 2009 AB 793 Clarifying Statute of Limitations for Wage Discrimination Lawsuits Bill Passed - Senate
(24 - 16)
Nay
May 26, 2009 SB 219 Extending Whistle-Blower Protection to UC Employees Bill Passed - Senate
(23 - 14)
Nay
April 23, 2009 SB 789 Amending Unionization Requirements for Agricultural Employees Bill Passed - Senate
(23 - 14)
Nay
Aug. 27, 2008 AB 2386 Agricultural Union Election Law Amendments Bill Passed - Senate
(21 - 15)
Nay
Aug. 20, 2008 AB 2279 Prohibiting Employment Discrimination Against Medical Marijuana Patients Bill Passed - Senate
(21 - 15)
Nay
Aug. 14, 2008 AB 1107 Drought-Related Unemployment Benefits Bill Passed - Senate
(29 - 10)
Yea
Aug. 5, 2008 AB 2001 Whistleblower Hotline Bill Passed - Senate
(24 - 8)
Yea
May 15, 2008 SB 1322 Communist Party Membership Bill Passed - Senate
(24 - 16)
Nay
June 7, 2007 SB 456 Diacetyl Toxic Substance Ban Bill Passed - Senate
(22 - 18)
Nay
May 21, 2007 SB 180 Collective Bargaining Representation for Agricultural Workers Bill Passed - Senate
(24 - 15)
Nay
Aug. 31, 2006 SB 1414 Health Care Requirements for Large Companies Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate
(23 - 17)
Nay
Aug. 23, 2006 AB 2536 Overtime Pay for Personal Attendants Bill Passed - Senate
(24 - 14)
Nay
Aug. 17, 2006 AB 2555 Wage Discrimination Penalties Bill Passed - Senate
(21 - 13)
Nay
June 1, 2006 SB 1162 Minimum Wage Bill Passed - Senate
(25 - 14)
Nay

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