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

VOTES IN CONGRESS

November 19, 1995|By Roll Call Report Syndicate

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

Y: Yes N: No X: Not voting

House: Gift ban

The House passed, 422 for and six against, a measure (H Res 250) to prohibit House members and staffers from receiving virtually any gift, meal, weekend outing or other financial favor from outside interests, regardless of value. It takes effect next year. A yes vote was to ban virtually all gifts received by House members.

Y N X Member

Y * * Ehrlich, Robert L., R-2nd

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

Y * * Bartlett, Roscoe G., R-6th

Y * * Wynn, Albert R., D-4th

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

Y * * Mfume, Kweisi, D-7th

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

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

House: Stopgap funding

By 277 votes for and 151 against, the House passed a stopgap measure (HJ Res 122) to reopen the government and keep it running at full steam until Dec. 5. In part, it required President Clinton to endorse the GOP goal of a balanced budget by 2002.

A yes vote was to pass the GOP stopgap bill.

Y N X Member

Y * * Ehrlich, Robert L., R-2nd

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

Y * * Bartlett, Roscoe G., R-6th

Y * * Wynn, Albert R., 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

House: Long-term budget

The House approved, 237 for and 189 against, the conference report on GOP bill (HR 2491) making wholesale changes in the U.S. code to achieve a balanced budget by 2002. A yes vote was to approve the budget reconciliation conference report.

Y N X Member

Y * * Ehrlich, Robert L., R-2nd

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

Y * * Bartlett, Roscoe G., R-6th

Y * * Wynn, Albert R., 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: Spending measure

Voting 60 for and 37 against, the Senate sent the White House a continuing resolution (HJ Res 122, above) to end a government shutdown that began Tuesday amid Capitol Hill and White House disputes over tax policies, spending levels and program priorities. A yes vote was to pass the GOP stopgap bill.

Y N X Member

* N * Mikulski, Barbara A., D

* N * Sarbanes, Paul S., D

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