Transpartisan Coalition Scores Victory: Audit the Fed Passes Senate, 96-0

By: Tuesday May 11, 2010 9:30 am

The Senate just passed the Sanders amendment, Audit the Fed, by a vote of 96-0. Though a weaker version than the Paul-Grayson bill that passed the House, the amendment calls for a thorough audit of the Federal Reserve from December, 2007 until the bill is signed into law. This period covers many of the Fed’s [...]

Glenn Nye, Loretta Sanchez to Vote “No” — 204 Yes, 209 No

By: Saturday March 20, 2010 8:14 pm

To the surprise of pretty much no one, Glenn Nye remains a “no” vote on health care. But I admit I didn’t see this one coming. From Roll Call ($):

As their whip efforts narrow to just a handful of Members, House Democratic leaders are facing an unlikely problem vote: Rep. Loretta Sanchez.

Harry Mitchell to Vote Yes on Health Care: 202-209 (208-214 With Leaners)

By: Friday March 19, 2010 5:19 pm

Harry Mitchell (D-AZ 5) has told Channel 12 News in Arizona that he will vote “yes” on health care. Mitchell was a “yes” vote the first time around but had not committed. Mitchell will face the winner of a hotly contested GOP primary in his district. One of the candidates is Dave Schweikert, the GOP [...]

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