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Congressionally Directed Spending Requests

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Congressional Directed Spending Disclosure

Vote Date Description My Vote Vote Result  
2024-03-08
On the Motion to Refer
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 to Refer Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 32
Nay: 64
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: 37
Nay: 59
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: 43
Nay: 50
2024-03-08
On the Cloture 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
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 63
Nay: 35
2024-03-08
On the Motion to Table
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 to Table Failed
Y
N
Yea: 45
Nay: 52
2024-03-08
On the Motion for Attendance
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 for Attendance Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 72
Nay: 18
2024-03-07
On the Nomination
Adrienne Jennings Noti, of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia for the term of fifteen years
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 51
Nay: 45
2024-03-07
On Passage of the Bill
A bill to extend the period for filing claims under the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act and to provide for compensation under such Act for claims relating to Manhattan Project waste, ...
Yea
Bill Passed
Y
N
Yea: 69
Nay: 30
2024-03-07
On the Cloture Motion
Adrienne Jennings Noti, of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia for the term of fifteen years
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 52
Nay: 46
2024-03-06
On the Nomination
Cathy Ann Harris, of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Merit Systems Protection Board
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 51
Nay: 48
2024-03-06
On the Cloture Motion
Cathy Ann Harris, of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Merit Systems Protection Board
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 51
Nay: 48
2024-03-06
On the Nomination
Moshe Z. Marvit, of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission for a term of six years expiring August 30, 2028
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 49
2024-03-06
On the Cloture Motion
Moshe Z. Marvit, of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission for a term of six years expiring August 30, 2028
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 50
Nay: 49
2024-03-06
On the Nomination
Ronald T. Keohane, of New York, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense
Yea
Nomination Confirmed
Y
N
Yea: 69
Nay: 30
2024-03-05
On the Cloture Motion
Ronald T. Keohane, of New York, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense
Yea
Cloture Motion Agreed to
Y
N
Yea: 65
Nay: 29
2024-02-29
On Passage of the Bill
A bill making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2024, and for other purposes.
Yea
Bill Passed
Y
N
Yea: 77
Nay: 13
2024-02-29
On the Motion
A bill making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2024, and for other purposes.
Nay
Motion Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 32
Nay: 58
2024-02-29
On the Motion
A bill making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2024, and for other purposes.
Nay
Motion Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 12
Nay: 77
2024-02-29
On the Motion
A bill making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2024, and for other purposes.
Nay
Motion Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 14
Nay: 76
2024-02-29
On the Amendment
To establish prohibitions relating to the purchase or sale of State or municipal securities.
Nay
Amendment Rejected
Y
N
Yea: 37
Nay: 53