Here is how members of Maryland's delegation on Capitol...

Votes in Congress

April 12, 1992|By Roll Call Report Syndicate

Here is how members of Maryland's delegation on Capitol Hill were recorded on important roll-call votes last week:

Y: YES N: NO X: NOT VOTING

HOUSE: TO REFORM HOUSE

By a vote of 269 for and 81 against to put a professional administrator in charge of its non-legislative activities. A yes vote was to approve the measure.

Y N X Member Y N X Member

* N * Bentley, Helen Delich, R-2nd

Y * * Byron, Beverly B., D-6th

Y * * Cardin, Benjamin L., D-3rd

* N * Gilchrest, Wayne T., R-1st

Y * * Hoyer, Steny H. D-5th

Y * * McMillen, Tom, D-4th

Y * * Mfume, Kweisi, D-7th

Y * * Morella, Constance A., R-8th

HOUSE: SOCIAL SECURITY ISSUE

By a vote of 340 for and 68 against, the House approved a five-year, $2 billion extension of the Older Americans Act (HR 2967). The bill (HR 2967) is now before the Senate.

Y N X Member Y N X Member

Y * * Bentley, Helen Delich, R-2nd

Y * * Byron, Beverly B., D-6th

Y * * Cardin, Benjamin L., D-3rd

Y * * Gilchrest, Wayne T., R-1st

Y * * Hoyer, Steny H. D-5th

Y * * McMillen, Tom, D-4th

Y * * Mfume, Kweisi, D-7th

Y * * Morella, Constance A., R-8th

SENATE: AGAINST DEFENSE CUT

By a vote of 45 for and 50 against, the Senate defeated an amendment to cut defense spending in the fiscal 1993 congressional budget resolution (S Con Res 106) by about $8 billion below the $280 billion level set by the Budget Committee for the year beginning Oct. 1. A yes vote was for further defense cuts.

Y N X Member Y N X Member

Y * * Mikulski, Barbara A., D

Y * * Sarbanes, Paul S., D

SENATE: ENVIRONMENTAL CONFERENCE

By a vote of 87 for and 11 against, the Senate adopted a non-binding measure (H Con Res 292) urging President Bush to attend the U.N. Conference on Environment and Development in Brazil in June. A yes vote supported the resolution.

Y N X Member Y N X Member

Y * * Mikulski, Barbara A., D

Y * * Sarbanes, Paul S., D

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