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Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted February 11, 2019
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From GovTrack.us, February 11, 2019

Feb 4, 2019 5:34 p.m. — Vote

S.Amdt. 65 (McConnell) to S. 1: To express the sense of the Senate that the United States faces continuing threats from terrorist groups operating in Syria and Afghanistan and that the precipitous withdrawal of United States forces from either country co

Amendment Agreed to 70/26

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 4, 2019 6:09 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture on S. 1

Cloture Motion Agreed to 72/24

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 5, 2019 3:33 p.m. — Vote

S. 1: Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act of 2019

Bill Passed 77/23

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

What was the first legislation that Senate Republicans introduced this year?

Context

The very first bill introduced by a majority party in Congress sends an important message about what their legislative priorities are.

In the previous Congress, House Republicans’ first bill was the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act which lowered personal income and corporate tax rates, although ballooning the national deficit in the process.

In the current Congress, House Democrats’ first bill is a multipronged anti-corruption vehicle which would institute public financing campaigns, overturn the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision which removed limits on corporate donations, and require presidential candidates to publicly release their tax returns.

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 5, 2019 4:08 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 47

Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to 99/1

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 6, 2019 1:58 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 831: Reviving America’s Scenic Byways Act of 2019

Passed 404/19

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 6, 2019 2:08 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 66: Route 66 Centennial Commission Act

Passed 399/22

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 7, 2019 1:37 p.m. — Vote

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 158 to S.Amdt. 111 to S. 47 (Natural Resources Management Act)

Motion to Table Agreed to 66/33

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 7, 2019 2:10 p.m. — Vote

On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 162 to S.Amdt. 111 to S. 47 (Natural Resources Management Act)

Motion to Table Agreed to 68/30

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 7, 2019 2:34 p.m. — Vote

On Ordering the Previous Question: H.Res. 105: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 840) to amend title 38, United ...

Passed 227/189

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 7, 2019 2:44 p.m. — Vote

H.Res. 105: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 840) to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide child care assistance to veterans receiving certain medical services provided by the Department o

Passed 225/193

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 7, 2019 2:51 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 450: Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2019

Passed 417/0

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 7, 2019 2:59 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 507: Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2019

Passed 414/1

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 8, 2019 10:43 a.m. — Vote

H.Amdt. 23 (Bergman) to H.R. 840: To prohibit the VA from constructing new structures to be used as childcare centers.

Failed 172/246

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: No

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: No

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 8, 2019 11:04 a.m. — Vote

H.Amdt. 38 (Sherrill) to H.R. 840: To state that child care providers may not provide child care under the bill if they employ an individual who has been convicted of a sex crime, an offense involving a child victim, a violent crime, a drug felony, or ot

Agreed to 401/19

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Aye

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Aye

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 8, 2019 11:27 a.m. — Vote

On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 840: Veterans’ Access to Child Care Act

Failed 200/214

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: No

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: No

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

 

Feb 8, 2019 11:34 a.m. — Vote

H.R. 840: Veterans’ Access to Child Care Act

Passed 400/9

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Aye

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Aye

Trackers: Roll Call Votes.

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