Friday, August 14, 2020
Hawai'i Free Press

Current Articles | Archives

Sunday, December 29, 2019
Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted December 28, 2019
By Selected News Articles @ 3:28 AM :: 1081 Views :: Congressional Delegation

From GovTrack.org

 

Dec 16, 2019 5:32 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Conference Report to Accompany S. 1790

Cloture Motion Agreed to 76/6

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 — Introduced

H.Res. 766: Censuring President Donald J. Trump.

Sponsor: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI2]

This resolution was referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 10:35 a.m. — Vote

On Ordering the Previous Question: H.Res. 765: Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 1158) to ...

Passed 220/192

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 10:44 a.m. — Vote

H.Res. 765: Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 1158) to authorize cyber incident response teams at the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the

Passed 219/189

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 10:53 a.m. — Vote

H.R. 4183: Identifying Barriers and Best Practices Study Act

Passed 408/1

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 11 a.m. — Vote

H.R. 3530: Improving Confidence in Veterans’ Care Act

Passed 409/1

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 11:07 a.m. — Vote

H.R. 722: Miracle Mountain Designation Act

Passed 410/0

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 12:02 p.m. — Vote

On the Motion (Motion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: the Conference Report to Accompany S. 1790)

Motion Agreed to 82/12

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 12:32 p.m. — Vote

S. 1790: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020

Conference Report Agreed to 86/8

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 1:56 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 2548: Hazard Eligibility and Local Projects Act

Passed 409/7

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 2:05 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 1865: National Law Enforcement Museum Commemorative Coin Act

Passed 297/120

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 17, 2019 2:15 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 1158: DHS Cyber Hunt and Incident Response Teams Act of 2019

Passed 280/138

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 — Introduced

H.Res. 771: Censuring the President of the United States.

Sponsor: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI2]

This resolution was referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 — Introduced

S.Con.Res. 31: A concurrent resolution recognizing the importance and significance of the 2020 Census and encouraging individuals, families, and households across the United States to participate in the 2020 Census to ensure a complete and accurate count

Sponsor: Sen. Brian Schatz [D-HI]

This resolution was referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform which will consider it before sending it to the Senate floor for consideration.

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 9:33 a.m. — Vote

On Motion to Adjourn

Failed 188/226

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Nay

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 9:59 a.m. — Vote

On Motion to Table: H.Res. 770: Disapproving the manner in which Chairman Adam B. Schiff of the Permanent Select ...

Passed 226/191

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Aye

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 10:39 a.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Matthew Walden McFarland, of Ohio, to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio: Matthew Walden McFarland, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio

Cloture Motion Agreed to 55/38

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 11:46 a.m. — Vote

On Ordering the Previous Question: H.Res. 767: Providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 755) impeaching Donald John Trump, ...

Passed 229/197

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 11:55 a.m. — Vote

H.Res. 767: Providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 755) impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors.

Passed 228/197

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Aye

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Not Voting

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 1:11 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN238: Matthew Walden McFarland, of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio

Nomination Confirmed 56/38

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 1:39 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Anuraag Singhal to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida: Anuraag Singhal, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Florida

Cloture Motion Agreed to 76/18

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 4:01 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Karen Spencer Marston to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania: Karen Spencer Marston, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Cloture Motion Agreed to 85/7

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 4:39 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Daniel Mack Traynor to be U.S. District Judge for the District of North Dakota: Daniel Mack Traynor, of North Dakota, to be United States District Judge for the District of North Dakota

Cloture Motion Agreed to 51/42

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 4:55 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Jodi W. Dishman to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma: Jodi W. Dishman, of Oklahoma, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma

Cloture Motion Agreed to 76/17

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 5:11 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: John M. Gallagher to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania: John M. Gallagher, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Cloture Motion Agreed to 82/10

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 5:31 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Bernard Maurice Jones II to be U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma: Bernard Maurice Jones II, of Oklahoma, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma

Cloture Motion Agreed to 88/5

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 5:52 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Mary Kay Vyskocil to be U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York: Mary Kay Vyskocil, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York

Cloture Motion Agreed to 89/4

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 6:12 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Kea Whetzal Riggs to be U.S. District Judge for the District of New Mexico: Kea Whetzal Riggs, of New Mexico, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Mexico

Cloture Motion Agreed to 92/1

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 6:34 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Gary Richard Brown to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York: Gary Richard Brown, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York

Cloture Motion Agreed to 91/2

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 6:51 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Stephanie Dawkins Davis to be U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan: Stephanie Dawkins Davis, of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan

Cloture Motion Agreed to 90/1

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 8:32 p.m. — Vote

On Agreeing to Article I of the Resolution: H.Res. 755: Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and ...

Passed 230/197

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Present

 

 

Dec 18, 2019 8:50 p.m. — Vote

On Agreeing to Article II of the Resolution: H.Res. 755: Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and ...

Passed 229/198

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Aye

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Present

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 — Introduced

H.R. 5498: To amend title 46, United States Code, to allow transportation of merchandise in noncontiguous trade on foreign-flag vessels, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Ed Case [D-HI1]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and one other committee which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 — Introduced

H.R. 5506: To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 by requiring preclearance quarantine inspections for all movement to or from the State of Hawaii by either domestic or international travel, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Ed Case [D-HI1]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Agriculture which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 — Introduced

H.R. 5499: To provide a definition of reasonable rate for noncontiguous domestic ocean trade, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Ed Case [D-HI1]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 — Introduced

H.R. 5500: To amend title 46, United States Code, to exempt certain noncontiguous trade from the coastwise laws.

Sponsor: Rep. Ed Case [D-HI1]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 10:24 a.m. — Vote

On Ordering the Previous Question: H.Res. 772: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5377) to amend the Internal Revenue ...

Passed 227/195

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 10:35 a.m. — Vote

H.Res. 772: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5377) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the limitation on deduction of State and local taxes, and for other purposes.

Passed 227/196

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 11:03 a.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1865

Cloture Motion Agreed to 71/21

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 12:22 p.m. — Vote

On the Motion (Motion to Waive All Applicable Budgetary Discipline Re: H.R. 1865)

Motion Agreed to 64/30

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 12:48 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 1865: Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020

Motion Agreed to 71/23

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 1:46 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN1057: Anuraag Singhal, of Florida, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Florida

Nomination Confirmed 76/17

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 2:08 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN1053: Karen Spencer Marston, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Nomination Confirmed 87/6

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 2:20 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN1108: Daniel Mack Traynor, of North Dakota, to be United States District Judge for the District of North Dakota

Nomination Confirmed 51/41

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 2:33 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN1051: Jodi W. Dishman, of Oklahoma, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma

Nomination Confirmed 75/17

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Nay

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 2:49 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN1169: John M. Gallagher, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Nomination Confirmed 83/9

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 3:01 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN1238: Bernard Maurice Jones II, of Oklahoma, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma

Nomination Confirmed 91/3

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 3:14 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN784: Mary Kay Vyskocil, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York

Nomination Confirmed 91/3

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 3:25 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN726: Kea Whetzal Riggs, of New Mexico, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Mexico

Nomination Confirmed 94/0

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 3:40 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN450: Robert J. Colville, of Pennsylvania, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Nomination Confirmed 66/27

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 3:54 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN778: Lewis J. Liman, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York

Nomination Confirmed 64/29

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 3:59 p.m. — Vote

On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 5377: Restoring Tax Fairness for States and Localities Act

Passed 388/36

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 4:08 p.m. — Vote

On the Nomination PN1266: Stephen E. Biegun, of Michigan, to be Deputy Secretary of State

Nomination Confirmed 90/3

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 4:09 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 5377: Restoring Tax Fairness for States and Localities Act

Passed 218/206

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Aye

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Aye

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 4:21 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 5430: United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act

Passed 385/41

Rep. Case [D-HI1]: Yea

Rep. Gabbard [D-HI2]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 4:21 p.m. — Vote

Motion to Invoke Cloture: Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1158

Cloture Motion Agreed to 77/16

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

 

 

Dec 19, 2019 4:36 p.m. — Vote

H.R. 1158: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020

Motion Agreed to 81/11

Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Yea

Sen. Schatz [D-HI]: Yea

Links

TEXT "follow HawaiiFreePress" to 40404

Register to Vote

2aHawaii

808 Silent Majority

ACA Signups Hawaii

ALEC

Alliance Defending Freedom

Aloha Pregnancy Care Center

American Council of Trustees and Alumni

AntiPlanner

Antonio Gramsci Reading List

A Place for Women in Waipio

Astronomy Hawaii

Ballotpedia Hawaii

Better Hawaii

Blaisdell Memorial Project

Broken Trust

Build More Hawaiian Homes Working Group

ChinaTownWatch.com

Christian Homeschoolers of Hawaii

Cliff Slater's Second Opinion

Coffee Break

DeedySupport.com

DVids Hawaii

E Hana Kakou Kelii Akina

FIRE

Fix Oahu!

Follow the Money Hawaii

Frank in Hawaii

Front Page Magazine

Frontline: The Fixers

Genetic Literacy Project

Grassroot Institute

Habele.org

Hawaii Aquarium Fish Report

Hawaii Aviation Preservation Society

Hawaii Catholic TV

Hawaii Christian Coalition

Hawaii Cigar Association

Hawaii Coalition Against Legalized Gambling

Hawaii ConCon Info

Hawaii Credit Union Watch

Hawaii Crop Improvement Association

Hawaii Debt Clock

Hawaii Defense Foundation

Hawaii Family Advocates

Hawaii Family Forum

Hawaii Farmers and Ranchers United

Hawaii Farmer's Daughter

Hawaii Federalist Society

Hawaii Federation of Republican Women

Hawaii Future Project

Hawaii Gathering of Eagles

Hawaii History Blog

Hawaii Homeschool Association

Hawaii Jihadi Trial

Hawaii March for Life

Hawaii's Partnership for Appropriate & Compassionate Care

Hawaii Public Charter School Network

Hawaii Rifle Association

Hawaii Shippers Council

Hawaii Smokers Alliance

Hawaii State Data Lab

Hawaii Together

Heritage Foundation

HIEC.Coop

HiFiCo

Hiram Fong Papers

Homeschool Legal Defense Hawaii

Honolulu Navy League

Honolulu Traffic

House Minority Blog

I Vote Hawaii

If Hawaii News

Imua TMT

Inouye-Kwock, NYT 1992

Inside the Nature Conservancy

Inverse Condemnation

Investigative Project on Terrorism

Iowa Meets Maui

Jackson v Abercrombie

Jihad Watch

July 4 in Hawaii

Kahle v New Hope

Kakaako Cares

Kau TEA Party

Kauai Co GOP

Keep Hawaii's Heroes

KeyWiki

Land and Power in Hawaii

Legislative Committee Analysis Tool

Lessons in Firearm Education

Lingle Years

Malulani Foundation

Managed Care Matters -- Hawaii

Malama Pregnancy Center of Maui

Mauna Kea Recreational Users Group

MentalIllnessPolicy.org

Middle East Forum--The Legal Project

Mililani Conservatives for Change

Military Home Educators' Network Oahu

Missile Defense Advocacy

MIS Veterans Hawaii

Muslim Brotherhood in America

NAMI Hawaii

NARTH

Natatorium.org

National Christian Foundation Hawaii

National Parents Org Hawaii

National Wind Watch

New Hawaiian

New Zeal

NFIB Hawaii News

No GMO Means No Aloha

Northwest Economic Policy Seminar

Not Dead Yet, Hawaii

Now What I Really Think

NRA-ILA Hawaii

Oahu Alternative Transport

ObamaCare Abortion Hawaii

Obookiah

OHA Lies

Opt Out Today

OurFutureHawaii.com

Pacific Aviation Museum

Patients Rights Council Hawaii

PEACE Hawaii

People vs Machine

Pritchett Cartoons

Pro-GMO Hawaii

P.U.E.O.

RailRipoff.com

Rental by Owner Awareness Assn

Republican Party -- Hawaii State

Research Institute for Hawaii USA

Rick Hamada Show

RJ Rummel

Robotics Organizing Committee

Save Dillingham Airfield

School Choice in Hawaii

SenatorFong.com

Sink the Jones Act

Statehood for Guam

Tax Foundation of Hawaii

The Real Hanabusa

Time Out Honolulu

Trustee Akina KWO Columns

UCC Truths

US Tax Foundation Hawaii Info

VAREP Honolulu

Waagey.org

West Maui Taxpayers Association

What Natalie Thinks

Whole Life Hawaii

Yes2TMT