Roll Call Votes in the U.S. Senate for 2008

(Key votes are in bold)

(Party Line Votes are colored 60%=Gray 70%=Yellow 80%=Blue 90%=Red)

Vote NumberDateBill NumberQuestionVote ResultVote Description
2152008-12-11H R 7005On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 7005.; Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2008
2142008-11-20H R 6867On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 6867; Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008
2132008-10-01H R 1424On Passage of the BillPH. R. 1424 As Amended; A bill to provide authority for the Federal Government to purchase and insure certain types of troubled assets for the purposes of providing stability to and preventing disruption in the economy and financial system and protecting taxpayers, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, and for other purposes.
2122008-10-01H R 1424On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5685ADodd Amdt. No. 5685; In the nature of a substitute.
2112008-10-01H R 7081On Passage of the BillPH.R. 7081; United States-India Nuclear Cooperation Approval and Nonproliferation Enhancement Act
2102008-10-01H R 2095On the MotionAMotion to Concur in the House Amdt. To the Senate Amdt. to H.R. 2095; Railroad Safety Enhancement Act of 2008
2092008-09-29H R 2095On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amdt. to the Senate Amdt. to H.R. 2095; Railroad Safety Enhancement Act of 2008
2082008-09-27H R 2638On the MotionAMotion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R.2638; Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2009
2072008-09-27H R 2638On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amdt. to the Senate Amdt. to H.R.2638; Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2009
2062008-09-26S 3604On the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Proceed to Consider S.3604; National Park Centennial Fund Act
2052008-09-23H R 6049On Passage of the BillPH.R.6049 As Amended; Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008
2042008-09-23H R 6049On the Motion S.Amdt. 5635AMotion to Waive C.B.A. Baucus Amdt. No.5635; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes.
2032008-09-23H R 6049On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5634RConrad Amdt No. 5634; To provide alternative minimum tax relief, and for other purposes.
2022008-09-23H R 6049On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5633ABaucus Amdt. No. 5633; In the nature of a substitute.
2012008-09-17S 3001On Passage of the BillPS. 3001 As Amended; Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
2002008-09-16S 3001On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on S. 3001; Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
1992008-09-10S 3001On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4979ANelson (FL) Amdt. No. 4979; To repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation.
1982008-09-10S 3001On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5280RVitter Amdt. No. 5280; To authorize, with an offset, an additional $100,000,000 for Procurement, Defense-wide, and an additional $171,000,000 for Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation, Defense-wide, for near-term missile defense programs and activities.
1972008-09-08S 3001On the Cloture MotionAUpon Reconsideration, Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 3001; Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
1962008-07-31H CON RES 398On the Concurrent ResolutionAH. Con. Res. 398; A concurrent resolution providing for an adjournment or recess of the two Houses.
1952008-07-31S 3001On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 3001; Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
1942008-07-31H R 4137On the Conference ReportAH.R. 4137 Conference Report; Higher Education Opportunity Act
1932008-07-31H R 4040On the Conference ReportAH.R. 4040 Conference Report; Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008
1922008-07-30S 3335On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.3335; Jobs, Energy, Families, and Disaster Relief Act of 2008
1912008-07-30S 2035On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2035; Free Flow of Information Act of 2007
1902008-07-29H R 6049On the Cloture MotionRUpon Reconsideration Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R.6049; Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008
1892008-07-28S 3297On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.3297; Advancing America's Priorities Act
1882008-07-28S 3297On the MotionAMotion to Instruct Sgt. At Arms; Advancing America's Priorities Act
1872008-07-26S 3186On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to the Consideration of S. 3186; Warm in Winter and Cool in Summer Act
1862008-07-26H R 3221On the MotionAMotion to Concur in the House Amendment to Senate Amendment to the House Amendments to the Senate Amendment to HR 3221; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
1852008-07-25H R 3221On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to the House Amendments to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3221; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
1842008-07-25S 3268On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on S. 3268; Stop Excessive Energy Speculation Act of 2008
1832008-07-22S 3268On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3268; Stop Excessive Energy Speculation Act of 2008
1822008-07-16H R 5501On Passage of the BillPH.R. 5501 As Amended; Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008
1812008-07-16S 2731On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5077RDeMint Amdt. No. 5077; To reduce to $35,000,000,000 the amount authorized to be appropriated to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria in developing countries during the next 5 years.
1802008-07-16S 2731On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5082RKyl Amdt. No. 5082; To limit the period during which appropriations may be made to carry out this Act and to create a point of order in the Senate against any appropriation to carry out this Act that exceeds the amount authorized for fiscal year 2013.
1792008-07-16S 2731On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5081RGregg Amdt. No. 5081; To strike the provision requiring the development of coordinated oversight plans and to establish an independent Inspector General at the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator.
1782008-07-16S 2731On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5083RCornyn Amdt. No. 5083; To establish a bipartisan commission for the purpose of improving oversight and eliminating wasteful government spending under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief.
1772008-07-15H R 6331On Overriding the VetoVShall H.R. 6331 Pass, the objections of the President of the United States to the contrary notwithstanding?; Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008
1762008-07-15S 2731On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5073RBunning Amdt. No. 5073; In the nature of a substitute.
1752008-07-15S 2731On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 5078AMotion to Table DeMint Amdt. No. 5068; To limit the countries to which Federal financial assistance may be targeted under this Act.
1742008-07-11S 2731On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2731; Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008
1732008-07-11H R 3221On the MotionAMotion to Disagree to the Amdts. of the House, Adding a New Title and Inserting a New Section, to the Amdt. of the Senate to H.R. 3221; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
1722008-07-10PN1643On the NominationCConfirmation Lt. Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, USA, to be General
1712008-07-10PN1641On the NominationCConfirmation Gen. David H. Petraeus, USA, to be General
1702008-07-10H R 3221On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Disagree to the Amdts. of the House, Adding a New Title and Inserting a New Section, to the Amdt. of the Senate to H.R. 3221; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
1692008-07-09H R 6331On the Cloture MotionAUpon Reconsideration, Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 6331; Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008
1682008-07-09H R 6304On Passage of the BillPH.R. 6304; Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 Amendments Act of 2008
1672008-07-09H R 6304On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on H.R. 6304; Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 Amendments Act of 2008
1662008-07-09H R 6304On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5066RBingaman Amdt. No. 5066; To stay pending cases against certain telecommunications companies and provide that such companies may not seek retroactive immunity until 90 days after the date the final report of the Inspectors General on the President's Surveillance Program is submitted to Congress.
1652008-07-09H R 6304On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5059RSpecter Amdt. No. 5059; To limit retroactive immunity for providing assistance to the United States to instances in which a Federal court determines the assistance was provided in connection with an intelligence activity that was constitutional.
1642008-07-09H R 6304On the Amendment S.Amdt. 5064RDodd Amdt. No. 5064; To strike title II.
1632008-07-07H R 3221On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the Amendments of the House, Striking Title VI through XI, To the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3221; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
1622008-06-26H R 2642On the MotionAMotion To Concur In House Amdts To Senate Amdt To House Amdt To Senate Amdt To H.R. 2642; Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008
1612008-06-26H R 2642On the MotionAMotion To Waive CBH Re: Motion To Concur In House Amdts To Senate Amdt To House Amdt To Senate Amdt To H.R. 2642; Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008
1602008-06-26H R 6331On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 6331; Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008
1592008-06-26PN1335On the NominationCConfirmation William T. Lawrence, of Indiana, To Be US District Judge
1582008-06-25H R 6304On Cloture on the Motion to ProceedAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 6304; Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 Amendments Act of 2008
1572008-06-25H R 3221On the MotionAMotion to Concur in the Amdt. of the House, Striking Section 1 through Title V and Inserting Certain Language, to the Senate Amdt. to H.R. 3221, with an Amdt No. 4983, as Amended; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
1562008-06-24PN1560On the NominationCConfirmation Helene N. White, of Michigan, to be US Circuit Judge
1552008-06-24H R 3221On the MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to the Senate Amendment striking sec. 1 through Title V and Inserting Language to the Senate Amdt. to H.R. 3221, with an Amdt.; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
1542008-06-19H R 3221On the MotionRBunning Motion to Refer the House Message on H.R. 3221 to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
1532008-06-19H R 3221On the Motion S.Amdt. 4985RMotion to Waive CBA Re: Bond Amdt. No. 4985; To strike provisions relating to the HOPE for Homeowners Program.
1522008-06-19H R 3221On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4986RBond Amdt. No. 4986 As Modified; To clarify that GSEs have no responsibility for funding housing entities under the Affordable Housing program.
1512008-06-18H R 6124On Overriding the VetoVUpon Reconsideration Shall H.R. 6124 Pass, the Objections of the President to the Contrary Notwithstanding?; Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
1502008-06-17H R 6049On the MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H. R. 6049; Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008
1492008-06-12S 3101On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 3101; Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008
1482008-06-10PN1065On the NominationCConfirmation Mark S. Davis of Virginia, to be US District Judge
1472008-06-10H R 6049On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 6049; Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008
1462008-06-10S 3044On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 3044; Consumer-First Energy Act of 2008
1452008-06-06S 3036On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4825RMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Boxer Amdt. No. 4825; In the nature of a substitute.
1442008-06-05H R 6124On Passage of the BillPH.R. 6124; Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
1432008-06-04S 3036On the MotionRMotion to Instruct Sgt-At-Arms; Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2008
1422008-06-04S CON RES 70On the Conference ReportAS. Con. Res. 70 Conference Report; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013.
1412008-06-02S 3036On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.3036; Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2008
1402008-05-22H R 2419On Overriding the VetoVUpon Reconsideration Shall the Bill H.R. 2419 Pass, the Objections of the President of the United States to the Contrary Not Withstanding?; Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
1392008-05-22H R 2642On the Motion S.Amdt. 4818AMotion to Concur to the House Amendment No. 1 to the Senate Amdt. with Amdt. No. 4818; In the nature of a substitute.
1382008-05-22H R 2642On the Motion S.Amdt. 4817RMotion to Concur in the House Amdt. No. 1 to the Senate Amdt. to HR 2642, with an Amdt. No. 4817; In the nature of a substitute.
1372008-05-22H R 2642On the Motion S.Amdt. 4803AMotion to Concur in the House Amendment No. 2 with Amdt. No. 4803; In the nature of substitute.
1362008-05-20PN1484On the NominationCConfirmation G. Steven Agee, of Virginia to be US Circuit Judge
1352008-05-15S CON RES 70On the MotionRGregg Motion to Instruct Conferees (Discretionary Spending) re: S. Con. Res. 70; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013.
1342008-05-15S CON RES 70On the MotionRVitter Motion to Instruct Conferees (OCS) re: S. Con. Res. 70; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013.
1332008-05-15S CON RES 70On the MotionRDeMint Motion to Instruct Conferees (China - India) re: S. Con. Res. 70; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013.
1322008-05-15S CON RES 70On the MotionABoxer Motion to Instruct Conferees (China - India) re: S. Con. Res. 70; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013.
1312008-05-15S CON RES 70On the MotionRGregg Motion to Instruct Conferees (Tax Increase) re: S. Con. Res. 70; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013.
1302008-05-15H R 2419On the Conference ReportAConference Report to Accompany H.R. 2419; Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
1292008-05-15H R 2419On the MotionAMotion to Waive Rule XLIV, 8(a) re: H.R. 2419 Conference Report; Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
1282008-05-15H R 2419On the MotionAMotion to Waive S. Con. Res. 21, 110th Congress, sect. 203 re: Conference Report to accompany H.R. 2419; Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
1272008-05-14H R 980On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4763AMotion to Table Graham Amdt. No. 4763; To improve educational assistance for members of the Armed Forces and veterans in order to enhance recruitment and retention for the Armed Forces.
1262008-05-13H R 980On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 980; Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act of 2007
1252008-05-13H R 3121On Passage of the BillPH.R. 3121 As Amended; Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2008
1242008-05-13S 2284On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4737AReid Amdt. No. 4737; To increase the supply and lower the cost of petroleum by temporarily suspending the acquisition of petroleum for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
1232008-05-13S 2284On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4720RMcConnell Amdt. No. 4720; Of a perfecting nature.
1222008-05-08S 2284On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4715ADurbin Amdt. No. 4715 as Modified; To provide that no changes in flood insurance status for any areas located in the St. Louis District of the Corps of Engineers can go into effect until the remapping process is completed for that entire District.
1212008-05-08S 2284On the Motion S.Amdt. 4707AMotion to Waive S. Con. Res. 21, 110th, Sect. 201, re: Dodd Amdt. No. 4707; In the nature of a substitute.
1202008-05-07S 2284On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4705RLandrieu Amdt. No. 4705 As Further Modified; To require the Comptroller General to conduct a study regarding mandatory purchasing requirements.
1192008-05-07S 2284On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4723RVitter Amdt. No. 4723; To allow for a reasonable 5-year phase-in period for adjusted premiums.
1182008-05-07S 2284On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4722RVitter Amdt. No. 4722; To increase maximum coverage limits.
1172008-05-07S 2284On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4719RWicker Amdt. No. 4719; To provide for the optional purchase of insurance against loss resulting from physical damage to or loss of real property or personal property related thereto located in the United States arising from any flood or windstorm.
1162008-05-06S 2284On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S.2284; Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2007
1152008-05-06H R 2881On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4627RMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Rockefeller Amdt. No. 4627 (Subst.) to H.R. 2881; In the nature of a substitute.
1142008-04-28H R 2881On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R.2881; FAA Reauthorization Act of 2007
1132008-04-24H R 493On Passage of the BillPH.R.493 as Amended; Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008
1122008-04-24S 1315On Passage of the BillPS.1315 as Amended; Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008
1112008-04-24S 1315On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4572RBurr Amdt. No. 4572; To increase benefits for disabled U.S. veterans and provide a fair benefit to World War II Filipino veterans for their service to the United States.
1102008-04-23H R 2831On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 2831; Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007
1092008-04-22S 1315On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S.1315; Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008
1082008-04-17H R 1195On Passage of the BillPH.R. 1195 As Amended; SAFETEA-LU Technical Corrections Act of 2008
1072008-04-17H R 1195On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4146AMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Boxer Amdt. No. 4146 (Subst.); In the nature of a substitute.
1062008-04-17H R 1195On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4538RCoburn Amdt. No. 4538; To create a bipartisan, bicameral special committee to investigate the improper insertion of an earmark for Coconut Road into the conference report of the 2005 highway bill after both chambers of Congress had approved identical versions of the conference report.
1052008-04-17H R 1195On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4539ABoxer Amdt. No. 4539, as Modified; To call for a review by the Department of Justice of allegations of violations of Federal criminal law.
1042008-04-16H R 1195On the Motion to Table the Motion to RecommitAMotion to Table DeMint Motion to Recommit H.R. 1195, with Instructions; SAFETEA-LU Technical Corrections Act of 2008
1032008-04-14H R 1195On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 1195; SAFETEA-LU Technical Corrections Act of 2008
992008-04-10S 2739On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4520RCoburn Amdt. No. 4520; To ensure that all individuals who reside, or own property that is located, in a proposed National Heritage Area are informed of the designation of the National Heritage Area.
982008-04-10S 2739On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4521RCoburn Amdt. No. 4521; To require approval prior to the assumption of control by the Federal Government of State property.
972008-04-10S 2739On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4522RCoburn Amdt. No. 4522; To require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to determine on an annual basis the quantity of land that is owned by the Federal Government and the cost to taxpayers of the ownership of the land.
962008-04-10H R 3221On Passage of the BillPH.R. 3221 As Amended; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
952008-04-10H R 3221On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4419AEnsign Amdt. No. 4419; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the limited continuation of clean energy production incentives and incentives to improve energy efficiency in order to prevent a downturn in these sectors that would result from a lapse in the tax law.
942008-04-10H R 3221On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4429RAlexander Amdt. No. 4429; To provide a longer extension of the renewable energy production tax credit and to encourage all emerging renewable sources of electricity, and for other purposes.
1022008-04-10PN988On the NominationCConfirmation Brian Stacy Miller, of Arkansas, to be US District Judge
1012008-04-10S 2739On Passage of the BillPS.2739; Consolidated Natural Resources Act of 2008
1002008-04-10S 2739On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4519RCoburn Amdt. 4519; To require the transfer of certain funds to be used by the Director of the National Park Service to dispose of assets described in the candidate asset disposition list of the National Park Service.
932008-04-08H R 3221On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4387AMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Dodd Amdt. No. 4387; In the nature of a substitute.
922008-04-04H R 3221On the Motion S.Amdt. 4389AMotion to Waive S. Con. Res. 21, sec. 204. Re: Landrieu Amdt. No. 4389, As Further Modified; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow use of amended income tax returns to take into account receipt of certain hurricane-related casualty loss grants by disallowing previously taken casualty loss deductions and to waive the deadline on the construction of GO Zone property which is eligible for bonus depreciation.
912008-04-04H R 3221On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4406AVoinovich Amdt. No. 4406 As Modified; To protect families most vulnerable to foreclosure due to a sudden loss of income by extending the depreciation incentive to loss companies that have accumulated alternative minimum tax and research and development tax credits.
902008-04-03H R 3221On the Motion S.Amdt. 4407RMotion to Waive CBA Kyl Amdt. No. 4407; To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to adjust for inflation the dollar limitation for the principal residence gain exclusion.
892008-04-03H R 3221On the Motion S.Amdt. 4397RMotion to Waive CBA Murray Amdt. No. 4397; To increase funding for housing counseling resources.
882008-04-03H R 3221On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4388AMotion to Table Durbin Amdt. No. 4388; To address the treatment of primary mortgages in bankruptcy, and for other purposes.
872008-04-03S RES 501On the ResolutionAS. Res. 501; A resolution honoring the sacrifice of the members of the United States Armed Forces who have been killed in Iraq and Afghanistan.
862008-04-01H R 3221On the Cloture MotionAUpon Reconsideration Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R. 3221; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
852008-03-14S CON RES 70On the Concurrent ResolutionAS. Con. Res. 70 as Amended; An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013.
842008-03-14S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4299AVitter Amdt. No. 4299; Expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the need for comprehensive legislation to legalize the importation of prescription drugs from highly industrialized countries with safe pharmaceutical infrastructures.
832008-03-14S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4245ABiden Amdt. No. 4245; To restore full funding for the international affairs budget, in support of the reconstruction of Iraq and Afghanistan, nuclear nonproliferation, foreign assistance, fighting global AIDS, promoting sustainable development, and other efforts, with an offset.
822008-03-14S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4339RDeMint Amdt. No. 4339; To provide for a deficit-neutral reserve fund for providing an above the line Federal income tax deduction for individuals purchasing health insurance outside the workplace.
812008-03-14S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4233RAllard Amdt. No. 4233; To require that legislation to reauthorize SCHIP include provisions codifying the unborn child regulation.
802008-03-14S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4379ABoxer Amdt. No. 4379; To facilitate coverage of pregnant women in SCHIP.
792008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4380RDeMint Amdt. No. 4380; To provide for a deficit-neutral reserve fund for transferring funding for Berkeley, CA earmarks to the Marine Corps.
782008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4276RGrassley Amdt. No. 4276 as Modified; To exempt from pay-as-you-go enforcement modifications to the individual alternative minimum tax (AMT) that prevent millions of additional taxpayers from having to pay the AMT.
772008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4372RKyl Amdt. No. 4372; To protect small businesses, family ranches and farms from the Death Tax by providing a $5 million exemption, a low rate for smaller estates and a maximum rate no higher than 35%.
762008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4378RLandrieu Amdt. No. 4378; To protect family businesses and farmers without increasing our nation's debt by providing for an estate tax that sets the exemption at $5 million and the rate at 35 percent, with the benefits of the exemption recaptured for estates over $100 million, paid for by closing tax loopholes that allow offshore deferral of compensation and transactions entered into solely for the purpose of avoiding taxation.
752008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Motion S.Amdt. 4347RMotion to Waive C.B.A. DeMint Amdt No. 4347; To establish an earmark moratorium for fiscal year 2009.
742008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4348RKyl Amdt. No. 4348; To provide certainty to taxpayers by extending expiring tax provisions such as the Ramp;D Tax Credit that helps US companies innovate, combat pay exclusion for our soldiers in the field, the education deduction to make colleges more affordable and the alternative energy incentives to make the environment cleaner through the end of 2009.
732008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Motion S.Amdt. 4313RMotion to Waive C.B.A. Cornyn Amdt. No. 4313; To protect the family budget from runaway Government spending by increasing the number of Senators necessary to waive the PAYGO Point of Order from 60 to 100.
722008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Motion S.Amdt. 4340RMotion to Waive C.B.A. DeMint Amdt. No. 4340; To create a point of order against bills that would raise gasoline prices.
712008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4335REnsign Amdt. No. 4335; To increase funding for the Department of Justice for the vigorous enforcement of a prohibition against taking minors across State lines in circumvention of laws requiring the involvement of parents in abortion decisions consistent with the Child Custody Protection Act, which passed the Senate by a bipartisan vote of 65-34, with an offset.
702008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4368ABoxer Amdt. No. 4368 as Modified; To increase funding for the Department of Justice for the vigorous enforcement of laws protecting children.
692008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4309AMotion to Table Vitter Amdt. No. 4309; To create a reserve fund to ensure that Federal assistance does not go to sanctuary cities that ignore the immigration laws of the United States and create safe havens for illegal aliens and potential terrorists.
682008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4197AKohl Amdt. No. 4197; To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund for a 3-year extension of the pilot program for national and State background checks on direct patient access employees of long-term care facilities or providers.
672008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4284ABrownback Amdt. No. 4284; To provide funds for a Commission on Budgetary Accountability and Review of Federal Agencies.
662008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4232RAllard Amdt. No. 4232; To pay down the Federal debt and eliminate government waste by reducing spending 5 percent on programs rated (as mandated under the Government Performance and Results Act (Public Law 103-62)) ineffective by the Office of Management and Budget Program Assessment Rating Tool.
652008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4328RDeMint Amdt. No. 4328; To provide for a deficit-neutral reserve fund for Social Security reform.
642008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4218RSanders Amdt. No. 4218; To put children ahead of millionaires and billionaires by restoring the pre-2001 top income tax rate for people earning over $1 million, and use this revenue to invest in LIHEAP; IDEA; Head Start; Child Care; nutrition; school construction and deficit reduction.
632008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4240REnsign Amdt. No. 4240; To require wealthy Medicare beneficiaries to pay a greater share of their Medicare Part D premiums.
622008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4246RAllard Amdt. No. 4246; To raise taxes by an unprecedented $1.4 trillion for the purpose of fully funding 111 new or expanded federal spending programs.
612008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Motion S.Amdt. 4242RMotion to Waive C.B.A. Cornyn Amdt. No. 4242; To protect the family budget by providing for a budget point of order against legislation that increases income taxes on taxpayers, including hard-working middle-income families, entrepreneurs, and college students.
602008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4231ASessions Amdt. No. 4231; To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund for border security, immigration enforcement, and criminal alien removal programs.
592008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4259AMenendez Amdt. No. 4259; To establish a reserve fund for immigration reform and enforcement.
582008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4222AAlexander Amdt. No. 4222; To take $670,000 used by the EEOC in bringing actions against employers that require their employees to speak English, and instead use the money to teach English to adults through the Department of Education's English Literacy/Civics Education State Grant program.
572008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4350AKennedy Amdt. No. 4350; To increase funding for the Department of Education's English Literacy-Civics Education State Grant program, with an offset.
562008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4207RAlexander Amdt. No. 4207 as Modified; To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to improve energy efficiency and production.
552008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4329ABill Nelson Amdt. No. 4329; To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to improve energy efficiency and production.
542008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4198ADorgan Amdt. No. 4198; To increase the Indian Health Service by $1 billion in FY 2009.
532008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4203ASpecter Amdt. No. 4203; To increase funding for the National Institutes of Health and the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
522008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4192RBunning Amdt. No. 4192 as Modified; To repeal the tax increase on Social Security benefits imposed by the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993.
512008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4204AConrad Amdt. No. 4204; To add a deficit-neutral reserve fund for repealing the 1993 increase in the income tax on Social Security benefits.
502008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4191RKyl Amdt. No. 4191; To protect small businesses, family ranches and farms from the Death Tax by providing a $5 million exemption, a low rate for smaller estates and a maximum rate no higher than 35%.
492008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4196RSalazar Amdt. No. 4196 as Modified; To reform the estate tax to avoid subjecting thousands of families, family businesses, and family farms and ranches to the estate tax.
482008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4189RUpon Reconsideration Specter Amdt. No. 4189; To repeal section 13203 of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 by restoring the Alternative Minimum Tax rates that had been in effect prior thereto.
472008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Motion to Reconsider S.Amdt. 4189AMotion to Reconsider Amdt. No. 4189; To repeal section 13203 of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 by restoring the Alternative Minimum Tax rates that had been in effect prior thereto.
462008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Motion S.Amdt. 4189RMotion to Table Motion to Reconsider; To repeal section 13203 of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 by restoring the Alternative Minimum Tax rates that had been in effect prior thereto.
452008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4189RSpecter Amdt. No. 4189; To repeal section 13203 of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 by restoring the Alternative Minimum Tax rates that had been in effect prior thereto.
442008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4190AConrad Amdt. No. 4190; To add a deficit-neutral reserve fund for repealing the 1993 rate increase for the alternative minimum tax for individuals.
432008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4170RGraham Amdt. No. 4170 as Modified; To protect families, family farms and small businesses by extending the income tax rate structure, raising the death tax exemption to $5 million and reducing the maximum death tax rate to no more than 35%; to keep education affordable by extending the college tuition deduction; and to protect senior citizens from higher taxes on their retirement income, maintain U.S. financial market competitiveness, and promote economic growth by extending the lower tax rates on dividends and capital gains.
422008-03-13S CON RES 70On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4160ABaucus Amdt. No. 4160; To provide tax relief to middle-class families and small businesses, property tax relief to homeowners, relief to those whose homes were damaged or destroyed by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and tax relief to America's troops and veterans.
412008-03-06H R 4040On Passage of the BillPH.R. 4040 As Amended ; Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008
402008-03-06S 2663On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4097AMotion To Table Vitter Amdt. No. 4097; To allow the prevailing party in certain civil actions related to consumer product safety rules to recover attorney fees.
392008-03-05S 2663On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4094AMotion To Table Cornyn Amdt. No. 4094 As Modified Further; To prohibit State attorneys general from entering into contingency fee agreements for legal or expert witness services in certain civil actions relating to Federal consumer product safety rules, regulations, standards, certification or labeling requirements, or orders.
382008-03-05S 2663On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4105AKlobuchar Amdt. No. 4105 As Modified; To authorize appropriations for necessary or appropriate travel, subsistence, and related expenses, and for other purposes.
372008-03-04S 2663On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 4095AMotion To Table DeMint Amdt. No. 4095; In the nature of a substitute.
362008-03-03S 2663On the MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2663; CPSC Reform Act
352008-02-28H R 3221On the Cloture MotionRMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to H.R.3221; Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
342008-02-27S 2634On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2634; A bill to require a report setting forth the global strategy of the United States to combat and defeat al Qaeda and its affiliates.
332008-02-26S 2633On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to Consider S. 2633; A bill to provide for the safe redeployment of United States troops from Iraq.
322008-02-26S 1200On Passage of the BillPS.1200 as Amended; Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2008
312008-02-26S 1200On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3897ASmith Amdt. No. 3897; To modify a provision relating to development of innovative approaches.
302008-02-26S 1200On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3896AVitter Amdt. No. 3896; To modify a section relating to limitation on use of funds appropriated to the Service.
292008-02-25S 1200On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4070ADeMint Amdt. No. 4070; Of a perfecting nature.
282008-02-25S 1200On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3899AMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Dorgan Amdt. No. 3899; In the nature of a substitute.
272008-02-14S 1200On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4032ACoburn Amdt. No. 4032; To protect rape and sexual assault victims from HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases.
262008-02-14S 1200On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4036RCoburn Amdt. No. 4036; To prioritize scarce resources to basic medical services for Indians.
252008-02-14S 1200On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4034RCoburn Amdt. No. 4034; To allow tribal members to make their own health care choices.
242008-02-14S 1200On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4082ADorgan Amdt. No. 4082; Of a perfecting nature.
232008-02-13S 1200On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4020ATester Amdt. No. 4020; To express the sense of Congress regarding law enforcement and methamphetamine issues in Indian country.
222008-02-13H R 2082On the Conference ReportAHR 2082 Conference Report ; Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008
212008-02-13H R 2082On the Cloture MotionAMotion To Invoke Cloture On The Conference Report To Accompany H.R. 2082; Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008
202008-02-12S 2248On Passage of the BillPS.2248 as Amended; FISA Amendments Act of 2008
192008-02-12S 2248On the Cloture MotionAMotion to Invoke Cloture Re. S. 2248; FISA Amendments Act of 2008
182008-02-12S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3919RFeinstein Amdt. No. 3919; To provide for the review of certifications by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.
172008-02-12S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3927RSpecter Amdt. No. 3927; To provide for the substitution of the United States in certain civil actions.
162008-02-12S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3912RFeingold Amdt. No. 3912; To modify the requirements for certifications made prior to the initiation of certain acquisitions.
152008-02-12S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3907RDodd Amdt. No. 3907; To strike the provisions providing immunity from civil liability to electronic communication service providers for certain assistance provided to the Government.
142008-02-12S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3979RFeingold Amdt. No. 3979; To provide safeguards for communications involving persons inside the United States.
132008-02-12S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3910RFeinstein Amdt. No. 3910; To provide a statement of the exclusive means by which electronic surveillance and interception of certain communications may be conducted.
92008-02-07H R 5140On the Amendment S.Amdt. 4010AReid Amdt. No. 4010; To revise the eligibility criteria for the 2008 recovery rebates for individuals.
122008-02-07S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3913RFeingold Amdt. No. 3913; To prohibit reverse targeting and protect the rights of Americans who are communicating with people abroad.
112008-02-07S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3915RFeingold Amdt. No. 3915 ; To place flexible limits on the use of information obtained using unlawful procedures.
102008-02-07H R 5140On Passage of the BillPH.R. 5140 As Amended; Economic Stimulus Act of 2008
82008-02-06H R 5140On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3983RMotion To Invoke Cloture On The Reid Amdt No. 3983; Of a perfecting nature.
72008-02-06S 2248On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3930RCardin Amdt No. 3930; To modify the sunset provision.
62008-02-05H R 5140On the MotionAMotion to Instruct Sgt. At Arms; Economic Stimulus Act of 2008
52008-02-04H R 5140On the Cloture MotionAMotion To Invoke Cloture On The Motion To Proceed To Consider H.R. 5140; Economic Stimulus Act of 2008
42008-01-28S 2248On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3918RMotion to Invoke Cloture on Amdt. No. 3918 to S. 2248; Relative to the extension of the Protect America Act of 2007.
32008-01-28S 2248On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 3911RMotion to Invoke Cloture on Amdt. No. 3911 to S. 2248; In the nature of a substitute.
22008-01-24S 2248On the Motion to TableAMotion to Table Committee on the Judiciary Reported Substitute Amendment, as Modified, to S.2248; FISA Amendments Act of 2008
12008-01-22H R 4986On Passage of the BillPH.R.4986; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008