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Date Question Position Result
7/16/19 On Motion to Strike Words from the Record: H.Res. 489: Condemning President Trump’s racist comments directed at Members of Congress. Yea Failed
7/16/19 On the Resolution in the House
H.Res. 491: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3494) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2020 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intel
Nay Passed
7/16/19 On Ordering the Previous Question: H.Res. 491: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3494) to authorize appropriations for fiscal ... Nay Passed
7/15/19 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House
H.R. 2037: Saudi Arabia Human Rights and Accountability Act of 2019
Yea Passed
7/15/19 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended in the House
H.Res. 432: Condemning the attacks on peaceful protesters and supporting an immediate peaceful transition to a civilian-led democratic government in Sudan.
Yea Passed
7/15/19 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass in the House
H.R. 2744: USAID Branding Modernization Act
Yea Passed
7/12/19 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended in the House
H.R. 1327: To extend authorization for the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001 through fiscal year 2092, and for other purposes.
Yea Passed
7/12/19 On Passage of the Bill in the House
H.R. 2500: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
No Passed
7/12/19 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 2500: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 Aye Failed
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 563 (Jayapal) to H.R. 2500: To require the Comptroller General of the United States to submit to Congress independent studies regarding potential cost savings with respect to the nuclear security enterprise and force structure.
No Agreed to
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 561 (Malinowski) to H.R. 2500: To provide for a one-year prohibition on the sale of air-to-ground munitions used in the conflict in Yemen to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, while providing an exemption for any export or
No Agreed to
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 560 (Thompson) to H.R. 2500: To prohibit DoD funding to house any foreign nationals who are in the custody of and detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
No Agreed to
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 559 (Ocasio-Cortez) to H.R. 2500: To prohibit the President from using the authorized funds to detain undocumented immigrants in Department of Defense facilities.
No Failed
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 558 (Ocasio-Cortez) to H.R. 2500: To prohibit the President from deploying troops on the southern border if the purpose of this deployment is to enforce immigration law.
No Failed
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 557 (Garcia) to H.R. 2500: To prevent DOD facilities from being used to house or detain unaccompanied migrant children.
No Failed
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 556 (Lee) to H.R. 2500: To express the sense of Congress that the 2001 AUMF has been utilized beyond the scope that Congress intended; and that any new authorization for the use of military force to replace the 2001 AUMF should include a sunset c
No Agreed to
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 555 (Lee) to H.R. 2500: To repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002.
No Agreed to
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 554 (Khanna) to H.R. 2500: To prohibit unauthorized military force in or against Iran.
No Agreed to
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 553 (Turner) to H.R. 2500: To strike the provision relating to the prohibition on the use of funds for the deployment of low-yield ballistic missile warheads and requires the Secretary of Defense to certify on the availability of proportional res
Aye Failed
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 552 (Tipton) to H.R. 2500: To express the sense of Congress that military aviation training in Colorado, including the training conducted at the High-Altitude Army National Guard Aviation Training Site, is critical to the national security of the
Aye Agreed to
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 539 (Amash) to H.R. 2500: To eliminate indefinite military detention of any person detained under AUMF authority in the U.S., territories, or possessions by providing immediate transfer to trial and proceedings by a court established under Articl
No Failed
7/12/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 538 (Lee) to H.R. 2500: To decrease funding for the Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) account by $16.8 billion.
No Failed
7/11/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 535 (Raskin) to H.R. 2500: To prohibit the use of funds for an exhibition or parade of military forces and hardware, except for the display of small arms and munitions appropriate for customary ceremonial honors.
No Agreed to
7/11/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 534 (Lieu) to H.R. 2500: To prohibit the use of funds from being obligated or expended at properties owned by the President or that bear his name, with a waiver made available if the President reimburses the Department of the Treasury for the amo
No Agreed to
7/11/19 On the Amendment in the House
H.Amdt. 530 (Frankel) to H.R. 2500: To prohibit funding for missiles noncompliant with the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty until the Secretary of Defense meets certain conditions.
No Agreed to