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Ben Sasse's Voting Records on Issue:

Office: U.S. Senate (NE) - Jr, Republican

National Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
May 11, 2017 PN 42 Nomination of Robert Lighthizer to be a United States Trade Representative Senate
(82 - 14)
May 11, 2017 PN 42 Nomination of Robert Lighthizer to be a United States Trade Representative Cloture Invoked - Senate
(81 - 15)
May 12, 2015 HR 1314 Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 Cloture Not Invoked - Senate
(52 - 46)

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