|In this MegaVote for Hawaii’s 1st Congressional District:
Recent Congressional Votes
Upcoming Congressional Bills
Editor’s Note: The House is not in session this week.
|Recent Senate Votes|
|Fiscal 2012 Agriculture Appropriations – Vote Passed (69-30, 1 Not Voting)
The Senate passed this “minibus” bill making appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development. The bill provides the five departments with $128 billion in discretionary funds for the 2012 fiscal year, which began on October 1, 2011. House and Senate conferees have begun meeting to work out a compromise bill.
Sen. Daniel Inouye voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Daniel Akaka voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Motion to Proceed; Rebuild America Jobs Act – Vote Rejected (51-49)
Motion to Proceed; Long-Term Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011 – Vote Rejected (47-53)
|Government Contractor Withholding Repeal Act – H.R.674
The Senate is scheduled to take up this House bill to repeal a 3 percent withholding requirement on government contractor payments.
Fiscal 2012 Appropriations – H.R.2354
Net neutrality disapproval – S.J.RES.6