I’d call this one of those boring vote updates. Sure everything was
passed but nothing of serious interest was in this bit. The next should
be interesting. Two words – Patriot Act.
|July 20, 2005
In this MegaVote for Connecticut’s 3rd Congressional District:
Recent Congressional Votes –
Senate: Homeland Security Appropriations Act, FY2006
House: Water Resources Development Act of 2005
Upcoming Congressional Bills –
Senate: Foreign Operations Appropriations Act, FY2006
House: Foreign Relations Authorization Act, FY2006/2007
House: NASA Authorization Act of 2005
House: USA PATRIOT and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2005
|Recent Senate Votes|
|Homeland Security Appropriations Act, FY2006 – Vote Passed (96-1, 3 Not Voting)
The Senate passed this $31.8 billion bill that would fund the Department of Homeland Security for the 2006 fiscal year.
Sen. Christopher Dodd voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Joseph Lieberman voted YES……send
|Recent House Votes|
|Water Resources Development Act of 2005 – Vote Passed (406-14, 13 Not Voting)
$10 billion bill directs the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to carry out
a variety of projects and studies to improve the nationâ€™s waterways
infrastructure over the next 10 years.
Rep. Rosa DeLauro voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
|Foreign Operations Appropriations Act, FY2006
The Senate is set to resume consideration of this bill providing foreign aid for the 2006 fiscal year.
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, FY2006/2007
This House authorization bill outlines Department of State activities for the next two fiscal years.
NASA Authorization Act of 2005
$33.3 billion House bill directs NASA to carry out a variety of space
flight, earth science and aeronautics programs over the next two fiscal
USA PATRIOT and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2005
The House is scheduled to take up this bill reauthorizing the USA-PATRIOT Act, which is set to expire at the end of this year.
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