|In this MegaVote for New York’s 25th, 23rd & 27th Congressional Districts:
Recent Congressional Votes
Upcoming Congressional Bills
Editor’s Note: The House is not in session this week.
|Recent Senate Votes|
|Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization – Vote Agreed to (61-36, 3 Not Voting)
Corker, R-Tenn., motion to table the McConnell, R-Ky., for Paul, R-Ky., amendment to the McCain, R-Ariz., modified substitute amendment to the bill. The Paul amendment would sunset, six months after enactment, the 2001 authorization for the use of military force in Afghanistan and the 2002 authorization for the use of military force in Iraq.
Sen. Charles Schumer voted NO
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand voted NO
Patenaude Nomination – Confirmation – Vote Confirmed (80-17, 3 Not Voting)
Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization – Vote Agreed to (84-9, 7 Not Voting)
|Recent House Votes|
Criminal Gang Members - Vote Passed (233-175, 25 Not Voting) The House passed the bill that would define a criminal gang as a group of five or more persons that has the primary purpose of the commission of one or more certain criminal offenses and would prohibit individuals defined as foreign criminal gang members from entering the United States. Rep. Louise Slaughter voted NO Rep. Tom Reed voted YES Rep. Chris Collins voted YES
Fiscal 2018 Omnibus Appropriations – Vote Passed (211-198, 25 Not Voting)
|Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization Bill – HR2810
The bill would authorize more than $680 billion for the Pentagon and related agencies as well as the Overseas Contingency Operations account.