|In this MegaVote for Hawaii’s 1st Congressional District:
Recent Congressional Votes
Upcoming Congressional Bills
Editor’s Note: The Senate is in recess this week.
|Recent Senate Votes|
|Confirmation of John Edgar Bryson to be Secretary of Commerce – Vote Confirmed (74-26)
The Senate confirmed John Bryson as Secretary of Commerce. Bryson succeeds Gary Locke, who is now the ambassador to China.
Sen. Daniel Inouye voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Daniel Akaka voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Teachers and First Responders Back to Work Act of 2011 – Vote Rejected (50-50)
Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 – Vote Agreed to (82-16, 2 Not Voting)
|Internal Revenue Code – H.R.674
The House is scheduled to vote this week on a bill to repeal a 3 percent withholding requirement on government contractor payments.