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

VOTES IN CONGRESS

August 09, 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:

4Y N X Member... ... ... ... ... .. .. Y N X Member

Y * * Bentley, Helen Delich, R-2nd ...Y * * Hoyer, Steny H. D-5th

Y * * Byron, Beverly B., D-6th... ....Y * * McMillen, Tom, D-4th

Y * * Cardin, Benjamin L., D-3rd ... .* N * Mfume, Kweisi, D-7th

* N * Gilchrest, Wayne T., R-1st ... .Y * * Morella, Constance A., R-8th

HOUSE: NEW PROGRAM FOR FAMILIES

The House approved, 256-163, a bill (HR 3603) setting up a new entitlement program to improve states' family preservation services. The bill also increases food stamp benefits for families with children.

A yes vote was to pass the bill.

N X Member ... ... ... ... ... ... Y N X Member

Y * * Bentley, Helen Delich, R-2nd ..Y * * Hoyer, Steny H. D-5th

Y * * Byron, Beverly B., D-6th... .. Y * * McMillen, Tom, D-4th

Y * * Cardin, Benjamin L., D-3rd.... Y * * Mfume, Kweisi, D-7th

* N * Gilchrest, Wayne T., R-1st.... Y * * Morella, Constance A., R-8th

HOUSE: ALTERNATIVE FAMILY BILL

The House voted 230-191 to reject a bipartisan alternative to the bill (HR 3603; above) upgrading social services to troubled families.

A yes vote supported the alternative plan for helping troublefamilies.

Y N X Member... ... ... ... ... .... Y N X Member

* N * Bentley, Helen Delich, R-2nd ..* N * Hoyer, Steny H. D-5th

Y * * Byron, Beverly B., D-6th... .. * N * McMillen, Tom, D-4th

* N * Cardin, Benjamin L., D-3rd.... * N * Mfume, Kweisi, D-7th

Y * * Gilchrest, Wayne T., R-1st.... Y * * Morella, Constance A., R-8th

SENATE: TO SAVE SUPERCOLLIDER

By a vote of 62-32, the Senate killed an amendment to end federal support of the atom-smashing supercollider under construction in Waxahachie, Texas.

9- A yes vote was to save the supercollider.

N X Member ... ... ... ... ...Y N X Member

Y * * Mikulski, Barbara A., D.. Y * * Sarbanes, Paul S., D

SENATE: TO HALT NUCLEAR TESTING

The Senate approved, 68-26, an amendment to a fiscal 1993 appropriations bill (HR 5373) imposing a nine-month moratorium on underground nuclear testing, followed by limited testing of warheads over the next three years and a permanent ban beginning in 1996.

L A yes vote was to halt nuclear testing in the United States.

Y N X Member... ... ... ... ... Y N X Member

Y * * Mikulski, Barbara A., D ..Y * * Sarbanes, Paul S., D

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