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Mitch McConnell's Voting Records on Issue: Religion

Office: U.S. Senate (KY) - Sr, Republican Majority Leader

National Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
Nov. 7, 2013 S 815 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 Bill Passed - Senate
(64 - 32)
Nay
Nov. 7, 2013 S Amdt 2013 Exempts Religiously Affiliated Employers from the Prohibition on Employment Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Amendment Rejected - Senate
(43 - 55)
Yea
Nov. 4, 2013 S 815 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 Cloture Invoked - Senate
(61 - 30)
Nay
March 1, 2012 S Amdt 1520 Authorizes Moral and Religious Objections to Certain Health Care Items and Services Amendment Tabled - Senate
(51 - 48)
Nay
May 18, 1999 S Amdt 351 Religious Memorials at Schools Amendment Amendment Adopted - Senate
(85 - 13)
Yea
July 27, 1994 S Amdt 2416 Voluntary Prayer Amendment Amendment Rejected - Senate
(47 - 53)
Yea

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