Legislation

Congressionally Directed Spending Requests

The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee has given each Member of Congress authority to request Congressionally Directed Spending projects for inclusion in fiscal year appropriations bills. You may suggest a project for Senator Welch to nominate by submitting an application.

Congressionally Directed Spending requests for fiscal year 2024 are no longer being accepted. For questions, please call our office at 802-863-2525.

Congressional Directed Spending Disclosure

Vote Date Description My Vote Vote Result  
2024-03-22
On the Nomination
Ernest Gonzalez, of Texas, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Texas
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 88
Nay: 7
2024-03-21
On the Joint Resolution
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service relating to ...
Nay
Joint Resolution Passed
Y
N
Yea: 70
Nay: 25
2024-03-21
On the Nomination
Jose Javier Rodriguez, of Florida, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 48
2024-03-21
On the Cloture Motion
Jose Javier Rodriguez, of Florida, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 49
2024-03-20
On the Nomination
Eumi K. Lee, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 49
2024-03-20
On the Cloture Motion
Eumi K. Lee, of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 49
2024-03-20
On the Nomination
Edward Sunyol Kiel, of New Jersey, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 49
2024-03-20
On the Cloture Motion
Edward Sunyol Kiel, of New Jersey, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 48
2024-03-19
On the Nomination
Nicole G. Berner, of Maryland, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 47
2024-03-14
On the Cloture Motion
Nicole G. Berner, of Maryland, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 48
Nay: 40
2024-03-14
On the Nomination
Dennis B. Hankins, of Minnesota, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Haiti
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
Yea: 89
Nay: 1
2024-03-12
On the Nomination
Sean Patrick Maloney, of New York, to be Representative of the United States of America to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, with the rank of Ambassador
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 63
Nay: 31
2024-03-12
On the Nomination
Melissa R. DuBose, of Rhode Island, to be United States District Judge for the District of Rhode Island
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 51
Nay: 47
2024-03-12
On the Cloture Motion
Melissa R. DuBose, of Rhode Island, to be United States District Judge for the District of Rhode Island
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 51
Nay: 48
2024-03-12
On the Nomination
Sunil R. Harjani, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 53
Nay: 46
2024-03-12
On the Cloture Motion
Sunil R. Harjani, of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 52
Nay: 44
2024-03-12
On the Nomination
Jasmine Hyejung Yoon, of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Virginia
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 55
Nay: 41
2024-03-11
On the Cloture Motion
Jasmine Hyejung Yoon, of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Virginia
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 52
Nay: 38
2024-03-08
On the Motion
A bill making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2024, and for other purposes.
Yea
Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 75
Nay: 22
2024-03-08
On the Motion
A bill making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2024, and for other purposes.
Nay
Motion Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 45
Nay: 51