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Congressional Directed Spending Disclosure

Vote Date Description My Vote Vote Result  
2024-04-19
On Passage of the Bill
H.R. 7888; A bill to reform the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.
Nay
Passed
Y
N
Yea: 60
Nay: 34
2024-04-19
On the Amendment
Lee Amdt No. 1840; To appropriately address the use of amici curiae in Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court proceedings and to require adequate disclosure of relevant information in Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 applications.
Yea
Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 40
Nay: 53
2024-04-19
On the Amendment
Durbin Amdt No. 1841 as Modified; To prohibit warrantless access to the communications and other information of United States persons.
Yea
Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 42
Nay: 50
2024-04-19
On the Amendment
Paul Amdt No. 1828; To prohibit the use of authorities under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to surveil United States persons, to prohibit queries under such Act using search terms associated with United States persons, and to prohibit the use of information acquired under such Act in any criminal, civil, or administrative proceeding or as part of any criminal, civil, or administrative investigation.
Nay
Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 11
Nay: 81
2024-04-19
On the Amendment
Wyden Amdt No. 1820; To strike section 25, relating to definition of electronic communication service provider.
Yea
Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 34
Nay: 58
2024-04-19
On the Amendment
Marshall Amdt No. 1834; To strike the prohibition on political appointees being involved in the approval of queries by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Nay
Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 17
Nay: 75
2024-04-19
On the Amendment
Paul Amdt No. 1829; To append the Fourth Amendment Is Not For Sale Act.
Yea
Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 31
Nay: 61
2024-04-19
On the Motion to Proceed
Motion to Proceed to H.R. 7888; A bill to reform the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.
Yea
Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 62
Nay: 30
2024-04-18
On Passage of the Bill
A bill to prohibit the use of funds to implement, administer, or enforce certain rules of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Nay
Bill Defeated
Y
N
Yea: 52
Nay: 46
2024-04-18
On the Cloture Motion
To reform the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 67
Nay: 32
2024-04-17
On the Motion to Adjourn
On the Motion to Adjourn
Yea
Motion to Adjourn Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 51
Nay: 49
2024-04-17
On the Point of Order
On the Point of Order
Yea
Point of Order Well Taken
Y
N
Yea: 51
Nay: 49
2024-04-17
On the Motion to Table
On the Motion to Table
Nay
Motion to Table Failed
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-17
On the Motion to Proceed
On the Motion to Proceed
Nay
Motion to Proceed Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-17
On the Motion to Adjourn
On the Motion to Adjourn
Nay
Motion to Adjourn Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-17
On the Motion to Adjourn
On the Motion to Adjourn
Nay
Motion to Adjourn Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-17
On the Motion to Adjourn
On the Motion to Adjourn
Nay
Motion to Adjourn Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-17
On the Motion
On the Motion
Nay
Motion Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-17
On the Point of Order
On the Point of Order
Yea
Point of Order Well Taken
Y
N
Yea: 51
Nay: 48
2024-04-17
On the Motion to Table
On the Motion to Table
Nay
Motion to Table Failed
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-17
On the Motion to Adjourn
On the Motion to Adjourn
Nay
Motion to Adjourn Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-17
On the Motion
On the Motion
Nay
Motion Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 51
2024-04-16
On the Motion to Proceed
A bill to prohibit the use of funds to implement, administer, or enforce certain rules of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Yea
Motion to Proceed Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 49
2024-04-16
On the Nomination
Ramona Villagomez Manglona, of the Northern Mariana Islands, to be Judge for the District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands for a term of ten years
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
Yea: 96
Nay: 2
2024-04-15
On the Cloture Motion
Ramona Villagomez Manglona, of the Northern Mariana Islands, to be Judge for the District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands for a term of ten years
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
Yea: 84
Nay: 3
2024-04-15
On the Motion to Table
Ramona Villagomez Manglona, of the Northern Mariana Islands, to be Judge for the District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands for a term of ten years
Nay
Motion to Table Failed
Y
N
Yea: 39
Nay: 50
2024-04-11
On the Motion
Ramona Villagomez Manglona, of the Northern Mariana Islands, to be Judge for the District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands for a term of ten years
Yea
Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 48
Nay: 40
2024-04-11
On the Motion to Proceed
Ramona Villagomez Manglona, of the Northern Mariana Islands, to be Judge for the District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands for a term of ten years
Yea
Motion to Proceed Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 49
Nay: 44