Votes of Nevada Congressional Delegation

 

May 23, 2011

In this MegaVote for Nevada’s 1st Congressional District:

Recent Congressional Votes

  • Senate: Motion to Proceed; Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act
  • Senate: Motion to Proceed; Offshore Production and Safety Act of 2011
  • Senate: Cloture Motion; Nomination of Goodwin Liu to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit

Upcoming Congressional Bills

  • Senate: PATRIOT Sunsets Extension Act of 2011
  • Senate: House Budget Resolution, FY2012
  • House: Defense Authorization, FY2012

Recent Senate Votes

 

Motion to Proceed; Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act – Vote Rejected (52-48)

The Senate fell short of the 60 votes needed to proceed to consideration of this bill that would end certain tax breaks for large oil companies. The bill may resurface as part of the upcoming budget negotiations.

Sen. Harry Reid voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted NO……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted NO……send e-mail or see bio


Motion to Proceed; Offshore Production and Safety Act of 2011 – Vote Rejected (42-57, 1 Not Voting)

The Senate fell short of the 60 votes needed to take up this bill intended to increase offshore oil production. The bill is similar to the offshore oil bills passed in the House earlier this month.

Sen. Harry Reid voted NO……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted YES……send e-mail or see bio


Cloture Motion; Nomination of Goodwin Liu to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit – Vote Rejected (52-43, 1 Present, 4 Not Voting)

The Senate rejected this cloture motion on the nomination of Goodwin Liu to be a federal appeals court judge. A cloture motion requires 60 votes to end debate and move on to a final vote.

Sen. Harry Reid voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted NO……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted NO……send e-mail or see bio


 

Upcoming Votes

 

PATRIOT Sunsets Extension Act of 2011 – S.1038

The Senate is scheduled to take up this four-year extension of provisions in the Patriot Act that are set to expire on May 27. The House may also take up its version of the bill.


House Budget Resolution, FY2012 – H.CON.RES.34

The Senate is expected to vote this week on the House’s 2012 fiscal year budget resolution.


Defense Authorization, FY2012 – H.R.1540

The House is scheduled to work on this bill authorizing defense spending in the next fiscal year.

 

May 23, 2011

In this MegaVote for Nevada’s 2nd Congressional District:

Recent Congressional Votes

  • Senate: Motion to Proceed; Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act
  • Senate: Motion to Proceed; Offshore Production and Safety Act of 2011
  • Senate: Cloture Motion; Nomination of Goodwin Liu to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit

Upcoming Congressional Bills

  • Senate: PATRIOT Sunsets Extension Act of 2011
  • Senate: House Budget Resolution, FY2012
  • House: Defense Authorization, FY2012

Recent Senate Votes

 

Motion to Proceed; Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes Act – Vote Rejected (52-48)

The Senate fell short of the 60 votes needed to proceed to consideration of this bill that would end certain tax breaks for large oil companies. The bill may resurface as part of the upcoming budget negotiations.

Sen. Harry Reid voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted NO……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted NO……send e-mail or see bio


Motion to Proceed; Offshore Production and Safety Act of 2011 – Vote Rejected (42-57, 1 Not Voting)

The Senate fell short of the 60 votes needed to take up this bill intended to increase offshore oil production. The bill is similar to the offshore oil bills passed in the House earlier this month.

Sen. Harry Reid voted NO……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted YES……send e-mail or see bio


Cloture Motion; Nomination of Goodwin Liu to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit – Vote Rejected (52-43, 1 Present, 4 Not Voting)

The Senate rejected this cloture motion on the nomination of Goodwin Liu to be a federal appeals court judge. A cloture motion requires 60 votes to end debate and move on to a final vote.

Sen. Harry Reid voted YES……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted NO……send e-mail or see bio
Sen. Dean Heller voted NO……send e-mail or see bio


 

Upcoming Votes

 

PATRIOT Sunsets Extension Act of 2011 – S.1038

The Senate is scheduled to take up this four-year extension of provisions in the Patriot Act that are set to expire on May 27. The House may also take up its version of the bill.


House Budget Resolution, FY2012 – H.CON.RES.34

The Senate is expected to vote this week on the House’s 2012 fiscal year budget resolution.


Defense Authorization, FY2012 – H.R.1540

The House is scheduled to work on this bill authorizing defense spending in the next fiscal year.


 

 

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Born and raised in Oklahoma. Improved in California. Out to pasture in Nevada. Born in 1933, Korean War Vet in USAF. Occupation: Criminal Law and Torts. Retired California Lawyer. Now live in Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada.
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