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HR 3578 - Amends Budget Baseline - National Key Vote

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

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (235-177) - (Key vote)
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Title: Amends Budget Baseline

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that eliminates the inflation adjustment from the formula used to calculate the federal budget baseline.

Highlights:
  • Repeals the inflation adjustment from the formula used to calculate the budget baseline, and specifies that the baseline shall consist only of estimated and current-year appropriations (Sec. 2).
  • Defines the “baseline” as an annual projection of the current year budget and the surplus or deficit for the current year, the budget year, and the 9 subsequent years (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Amends Budget Baseline

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