The Vote from Washington

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Rep.
Vucanovich

Rep.
Ensign

Terminate the Authorization for the Space Station
Minimum Wage Increase Passes House
Exempt Small Businesses from Boost in Minimum Wage
Repeal 4.3-cents-Per-Gallon Gas Tax Increase
Adopt Resolution to Balance Budget by 2002
Authorize $12.4 billion for Defense Spending
Allow Abortions at Overseas Military Hospitals
Provide Adoption Tax Credit, Ease Adoption Process
Overhaul Federal Public Housing Policy
Require Police to Give Information on Sex Offenders
Require Disclosure of Shipper-Carrier Contract Terms
Adopt Omnibus Bill for Unfunded Departments
Overhaul National Wildlife Refuge System
Expand Federal Power to Prevent and Punish Terrorism
Take Transportation Trust Funds Off-Budget
Modify Several Regulations Governing Tax Collection
Adopt Resolution Proposing Anti-Tax Amendment
Limit Awards to Consumers Injured by Faulty Products
Allow Portability of Health Insurance Coverage
Outlaw Partial Birth Abortions
Repeal Ban on Certain Semiautomatic Weapons
Require Employees to Verify Worker Immigrant Status
Toughen Anti-terrorism Laws, Limit Death Row Appeals
Require States to Fund Rape and Incest Abortions
Pass Republicans’ Omnibus Spending Bill

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SENATE

Sen. Reid

Sen. Bryan

Amend the Constitution to Require a Balanced Budget
Adopt Resolution to Balance Budget by 2002
Kill Hikes in Medicare Spending and Corporate Taxes
Cut $8.3 billion from Defense Spending Plan
Allow Vote on Gas Tax Repeal Without Minimum Wage
Approve GOP Plan for Gas Tax, Minimum Wage Vote
Pass Bill to Curb Illegal Immigration
Establish a Worker Verification Pilot Program
Preserve Legal Immigrants’ Access to Some Benefits
Adopt Final Fiscal 1996 Omnibus Spending Bill
Guarantee Portability of Health Insurance
Block a Tax Deductible Medical Savings Account Plan
Expand Federal Power to Prevent and Punish Terrorism
Prevent Military Assistance in Chemical Attacks
Grant the President the Line-Item Veto
Cap Product Liability Awards
Increase Environmental Funding
Suspend Cutting of Old-Growth Trees
Increase the Limit on the Public Debt for a Year
Replace Farm Price Supports With Fixed Payment
Deregulate Telecommunications Industry

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