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HR 1255 - Government Shutdown Prevention Act - National Key Vote

Jesse Jackson, Jr. voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (221-202) - (Key vote)
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Title: Government Shutdown Prevention Act

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that enacts HR 1, a continuing appropriations bill, if the Senate does not pass a measure providing funding for the Federal Government by April 6, 2011.

Highlights:
  • Specifies that in the event of a government shutdown, salaries for the President of the United States and for members of Congress shall not be paid for the duration of the shutdown (Sec. 3).
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