|Full Name:||Luis Guillermo Fortuño|
|Family:||Wife: Lucé Vela; 3 Children: María Luisa, Luis Roberto, Guillermo Luis|
|Birth Place:||San Juan, Puerto Rico|
|Home City:||San Juan, PR|
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|Date||Bill No.||Bill Title||Outcome||Vote|
|July 15, 2008||HR 6331||Medicare Bill||Veto Override Passed - House
(383 - 41)
|June 24, 2008||HR 6331||Medicare Bill||Bill Passed - House
(355 - 59)
|Nov. 15, 2007||HR 3043||Appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies||Veto Override Failed - House
(277 - 141)
|Nov. 8, 2007||HR 3043||Appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies||Concurrence Vote Passed - House
(274 - 141)
|July 11, 2007||S 1701||Extension of Funding for Transitional Medical Assistance and Abstinence Education||Bill Passed - House
(291 - 126)
|May 17, 2007||S Con Res 21||2008 Budget Resolution||Conference Report Adopted - House
(214 - 209)
|Jan. 12, 2007||HR 4||Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act||Bill Passed - House
(255 - 170)
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