Know Your Democrats.com--Kucinich

Dennis Kucinich on the Issues

 

 Top 8 Voter issues for 2008: 

 

Majority of Americans

Dennis Kucinich

Iraq War

No (72%)

No

Patriot Act

No (76%)

No

Unrestricted Reproductive Rights

Yes (52%)

Yes

Torture

No (68%)

No

Amnesty program for non-citizens

Yes (57%)

Yes

Marriage Equality

No (54%)

Yes

Living Wage

Yes (59%)

Yes

Universal Health Care

Yes (59%)

Yes

 

 Top reasons you would vote for this candidate?

#1 Most consistent candidate in voting his values

#2 Only democrat who consistently protested the war

#3 In touch with people

 

* For a full statistical analysis, see the Harris Interactive report titled "Kucinich unlikely to win primary, but study shows a Kucinich win over leading Republican in the general election"


Abortion Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
12/06/2006Abortion Pain BillN
05/25/2005Overseas Military Facilities Abortion AmendmentY
04/27/2005Child Interstate Abortion Notification ActN
10/02/2003Prohibit Partial-Birth Abortion billN
06/04/2003Prohibit Partial-Birth Abortion billN
07/20/2000Abortion Funding AmendmentN
07/13/2000Family Planning Assistance Funding amendmentN
06/22/2000Prison Abortion Funding AmendmentN
05/18/2000Oversea Military Abortions AmendmentN
04/05/2000Partial Birth Abortion ActY
07/29/1999Abortion Funding AmendmentN
06/30/1999Child Custody Protection ActY
06/09/1999Overseas Military Abortion AmendmentN
06/08/1999Prohibition of Chemically Induced Abortion AmendmentY
10/08/1998Contraceptive AmendmentN
08/06/1998Abortion Funding AmendmentN
07/23/1998Partial-Birth Abortion billY
07/15/1998Child Custody Protection ActY
06/24/1998Chemical Inducement of Abortion AmendmentY
05/20/1998Abortion Private Funding Restoration AmendmentN
10/08/1997Partial-Birth Abortion billY
09/04/1997International Family Planning amendmentY
03/20/1997Partial-Birth Abortion billY
02/13/1997Population Planning billY

Agriculture Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
05/02/2002Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002N
10/05/2001Agricultural Act of 2001N
06/08/1999FY 2000 Agriculture Appropriations billN
06/04/1998Agricultural Research billY

Animal Rights and Wildlife Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
09/07/2006Horse Slaughter Prohibition billY
09/29/2005Endangered Species Reauthorization billN
09/29/2005Endangered Species AmendmentY

Appropriations

Date Bill TitleVote
03/23/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007N
09/29/2006Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act 2007Y
09/26/2006Department Defense Appropriations Act, FY 2007N
06/29/2006Commerce Department Appropriations Bill FY 2006Y
06/20/2006Defense Department FY2007 Appropriations BillN
06/14/2006Transportation, Treasury, Housing Appropriations ActY
06/13/2006Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006N
06/09/2006Foreign Operations and Export Finance Appropriation ActN
06/07/2006Legislative Branch FY 2007 Appropriations BillY
06/06/2006Department of Homeland Security Appropriation Act, 2007Y
05/23/2006Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations ActY
05/19/2006Military Construction FY2007 Authorization billY
05/18/2006Interior Department FY2007 Appropriations billN
03/17/2006Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2006N
12/19/2005Defense Department FY2006 Appropriations billN
12/14/2005Labor, HHS, Education, FY 2006 Appropriations billN
11/17/2005Labor, HHS, Education, FY 2006 Appropriations billN
11/09/2005Energy and Water Appropriations bill FY 2006N
11/09/2005Commerce, Justice, Science, Appropriations Bill FY 2006Y
11/04/2005Foreign Operations FY 2006 Appropriations BillY
10/28/2005Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations ActN
07/28/2005Interior Department FY 2006 Appropriations BillY
07/28/2005Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2006N
06/30/2005Transportation, Treasury, HUD, Judiciary, AppropriationY
06/28/2005Foreign Operations FY 2006 Appropriations BillY
06/24/2005Labor, HHS, Education, FY 2006 Appropriations billN
06/23/2005Allows the Use of Funds for Annual Fit Test AmendmentY
06/23/2005Restoring Funds For The CPBY
06/22/2005Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2006NV
06/20/2005Defense Department FY2006 Appropriations billN
06/16/2005Commerce, Justice, Science, Appropriations Bill FY 2006Y
06/08/2005Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations ActN
05/25/2005Defense Department FY2006 Authorization billN
05/24/2005Energy and Water Appropriations bill FY 2006N
05/19/2005Interior Department FY 2006 Appropriations BillN
05/17/2005Homeland Security Department FY 2006 Appropriations ActY
05/05/2005Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005N
03/16/2005Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2005N
09/22/2004Transportation Department FY2005 Appropriations billN
09/09/2004Appropriations bill FY2005, Labor, HHS, EducationY
07/22/2004Defense Department FY2005 Appropriations billN
07/15/2004Omnibus FY2005 Appropriations billN
07/13/2004Agriculture and Rural Development Appropriations billN
07/12/2004Legislative Branch FY2005 Appropriations BillY
07/08/2004Commerce Department FY2005 Appropriations BillY
06/25/2004Appropriations bill 2005, Energy and Water DevelopmentN
06/23/2004Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005N
06/22/2004Defense Department FY2005 Appropriations billN
06/18/2004Homeland Security Department FY2005 Appropriations billY
06/17/2004Interior Department FY2005 Appropriations billN
03/25/2004Budget Appropriations, FY2005 resolutionN
11/20/2003Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004N
11/18/2003Energy and Water Appropriations, FY 2004 billN
11/05/2003Military Construction Appropriations Act, 2004NV
10/30/2003Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for DefenseN
10/30/2003Interior Department Appropriations, FY 2004 billN
09/24/2003Emergency Supplemental Appropriation, FY 2003 billN
09/24/2003Homeland Security Appropriations, FY 2004 billY
09/24/2003Terrorism Information Awareness billN
09/09/2003Transportation, Treasury, and Independent Agencies ApprNV
07/25/2003Emergency Appropriations for Disaster Relief Act,2003N
07/25/2003Veterans Affairs and HUD Appropriations Act, 2004N
07/24/2003Foreign Operations Appropriations, FY 2004 billY
07/23/2003Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the JudiciY
07/18/2003Energy and Water Appropriations, FY 2004 billN
07/17/2003Interior Department Appropriations, FY 2004 billN
07/14/2003Agriculture, Rural Development, FDAN
07/10/2003Department of Labor, HHS, and Education AppropriationsN
07/09/2003Emergency Supplemental Appropriation, FY 2003 billY
07/08/2003Terrorism Information Awareness billN
06/26/2003Fiscal 04 Military Construction AppropriationY
06/24/2003Homeland Security Appropriations, FY 2004 billY
02/13/2003Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003N
10/10/2002Department of Defense Appropriations, FY2003 billN
07/24/2002Treasury & General Government Appropriations Act, 2002N
07/23/2002Supplemental Appropriations, FY2002 billN
07/18/2002Legislative Branch Appropriation, FY2003 billY
07/17/2002Department of the Interior Appropriations Act, 2003Y
06/27/2002Department of Defense Appropriations, FY2003 billN
06/27/2002Military Construction Appropriations Act FY2003Y
05/24/2002Supplemental Appropriations, FY2002 billN
12/19/2001Foreign Operations FY2002 Appropriations billY
12/06/2001District of Columbia FY2002 Appropriations billY
11/30/2001Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2002Y
11/14/2001Appropriations bill FY2002, Commerce, Justice, StateY
11/13/2001Agriculture FY2002 Appropriations billY
11/08/2001Veterans Affairs and HUD Appropriations Act of 2002Y
11/01/2001Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2002N
11/01/2001Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2002N
10/31/2001Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act 2002N
10/17/2001Military Construction FY2002 Appropriations billY
10/17/2001Interior Department Appropriations for FY 2002Y
10/11/2001Labor, HHS and Education Appropriations Act, 2002Y
09/21/2001Military Construction FY2002 Appropriations billY
09/14/20012001 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations billY
07/25/2001Amendment to Treasury Appropriations Act, FY 2002Y
07/25/2001Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act 2002N
07/20/20012001 Supplemental Appropriations ActN
07/18/2001Appropriations bill FY2002, Commerce, Justice, StateY
06/26/2001Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2002Y
10/25/2000Foreign Operations FY 2001 Appropriations billN
07/20/2000Treasury and General Goverment Appropriations Act, 2001N
07/13/2000Foreign Operations FY 2001 Appropriations billN
03/30/20002000 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations ActN
11/18/1999District of Columbia FY2000 Appropriations billN
11/05/1999Foreign Operations FY2000 Appropriations billY
11/03/1999District of Columbia FY2000 Appropriations billN
10/28/1999DC/Labor/HHS/Education FY 2000 Appropriations billN
10/21/1999Interior Department FY2000 Appropriations billN
10/20/1999Appropriations bill FY2000, Commerce, Justice, StateN
10/14/1999Veterans Affairs and HUD Appropriations bill, FY 2000Y
10/14/1999District of Columbia Appropriations Act, FY 2000N
10/13/1999Defense Department Appropriations bill, FY2000N
10/05/1999Foreign Operations FY2000 Appropriations billN
10/01/1999Transportation Department FY2000 Appropriations billN
10/01/1999FY 2000 Agriculture Appropriations billN
09/27/1999Energy FY2000 Appropriations billY
09/16/1999Appropriations bill FY2000, Treasury, Postal ServiceN
09/09/1999District of Columbia FY2000 Appropriations billN
09/09/1999Veterans Affairs and HUD Appropriations bill, FY 2000N
08/05/1999Appropriations bill FY2000, Commerce, Justice, StateN
08/05/1999Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2000Y
08/03/1999Foreign Operations FY2000 Appropriations billY
07/29/1999District of Columbia FY2000 Appropriations billN
07/29/1999Adoption Restriction AmendmentN
07/29/1999Military Construction FY2000 Appropriations billY
07/27/1999Energy FY2000 Appropriations billY
07/22/1999Defense Department Appropriations bill, FY2000N
07/15/1999Appropriations bill FY2000, Treasury, Postal ServiceN
07/14/1999Interior Department FY2000 Appropriations billY
07/13/1999Military Construction FY2000 Appropriations billY
06/23/1999Transportation Department FY2000 Appropriations billY
05/18/1999Emergency Supplemental Appropriations-Conference ReportN
05/06/1999Kosovo Emergency Supplemental Appropriations billN
03/24/1999Rescissions Removal AmendmentY
03/24/1999Emergency Supplemental Appropriations--PassageN
03/03/1999Peace Corps Authorization BillY
10/20/1998Appropriations bill FY99, OmnibusY
10/07/1998Intelligence FY99 Authorization billN
10/07/1998Appropriations bill FY99, Treasury, Postal ServiceY
10/06/1998FY 1999 VA-HUD AppropriationsY
10/02/1998Agriculture FY99 Appropriations billN
09/28/1998Defense Department FY99 Appropriations billN
09/28/1998FY1999 Energy Appropriations billY
09/24/1998Defense Department FY99 Authorization billN
09/24/1998Legislative Branch FY99 Appropriations billY
09/17/1998Appropriations Bill FY99, Foreign OperationsY
08/07/1998District of Columbia FY99 Appropriations billN
07/29/1998Appropriations bill FY99, Veterans Affairs, HUDN
07/23/1998Interior Department FY99 Appropriations billN
07/16/1998Appropriations bill FY99, Treasury, Postal ServiceN
06/25/1998Legislative Branch FY99 Appropriations billN
06/24/1998Agriculture FY99 Appropriations billN
06/24/1998Defense Department FY99 Appropriations billN
06/22/1998Energy FY99 Appropriations billY
06/22/1998Military Construction FY99 Appropriations billY
03/31/1998Emergency Supplemental Appropriations billN
11/13/1997Appropriations bill FY98, Commerce, Justice, and StateN
11/13/1997Foreign Operations FY98 Appropriations billN
11/07/1997Intelligence FY98 Authorization billY
11/07/1997Appropriations bill FY98, Labor, HHS, EducationY
10/24/1997Interior Department FY98 Appropriations billN
10/09/1997District of Columbia FY98 Appropriations billN
10/06/1997Agriculture FY98 Appropriations billN
09/30/1997Appropriations bill FY98, Commerce, Justice, and StateN
09/30/1997Appropriations bill FY98, Treasury, Postal ServiceN
09/25/1997Defense Department FY98 Appropriations billN
09/24/1997FY 1998 Legislative Branch Appropriations BillN
09/17/1997Appropriations bill FY98, Treasury, Postal ServiceN
09/04/1997Foreign Operations FY98 Appropriations billY
07/29/1997Defense Department FY98 Appropriations billN
07/28/1997FY 1998 Legislative Branch Appropriations BillN
07/24/1997Tobacco Crops AmendmentY
07/24/1997Agriculture FY98 Appropriations billN
07/15/1997Interior Department FY98 Appropriations billN
06/12/1997Emergency Supplemental Appropriations billY
06/05/1997Emergency Supplemental Appropriations billN
05/15/1997Emergency Supplemental Appropriations billN

Arts and Humanities

Date Bill TitleVote
07/21/1998National Endowment for the Arts AmendmentY

Budget, Spending and Taxes

Date Bill TitleVote
05/24/2007House Amendment 2 to HR 2206N
05/24/2007House Amendment 1 to HR 2206N
05/10/2007Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007N
03/29/2007Congressional Budget for 2008N
01/05/2007Pay-As-You-Go BillY
07/29/2006Death/Estate and Minimum Wage Bill of 2006N
06/22/2006Line Item Veto billN
06/22/2006Death/Estate Tax AmendmentN
05/10/2006Tax Reconciliation billN
02/01/2006Budget Reconciliation AdoptionN
12/19/2005Budget Reconciliation billN
12/08/2005Tax Relief Extension Reconciliation Act of 2005N
11/18/2005Budget Reconciliation BillN
04/28/2005Budget FY2006 Appropriations ResolutionN
04/13/2005Death/Estate Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2005N
03/17/2005Budget FY2006 Appropriations ResolutionN
10/07/2004JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Strength)N
09/23/2004Increased Child Tax Credit billY
05/20/2004Child Credit Preservation and Expansion Act of 2004N
05/05/2004Middle-Class Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2004N
04/28/2004Marriage Penalty Tax billN
01/28/2004Farmer Bankruptcy billNV
10/16/2003Iraqi Debt ForgivenessY
09/17/2003Charitable Contributions billN
07/16/2003State Department FY2004-2005 Authorizations billY
06/27/2003Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004N
06/19/2003Taxpayer Protection and IRS Accountability Act of 2003N
05/23/2003Jobs and Economic Growth billN
05/09/2003Jobs and Economic Growth billN
04/11/2003Congressional Budget for fiscal year 2004N
03/20/2002Budget Resolution, FY 2003N
05/26/2001Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act, 2001N
05/16/2001Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act, 2001N
05/09/2001Fiscal Year 2002 Budget ResolutionN
09/13/2000Marriage Tax Relief BillN
09/07/2000Death/Estate Tax Elimination Act of 2000N
07/20/2000Marriage Tax Relief BillN
06/09/2000Death/Estate Tax Substitute AmendmentY
06/09/2000Death/Estate Tax Elimination Act of 2000N
05/10/2000Internet Nondiscrimination ActN
04/13/2000Congressional Budget resolution FY 2001N
03/23/2000Congressional Budget resolution FY 2001N
03/09/2000Small Business Tax Fairness Act of 2000N
02/10/2000Marriage Penalty Tax billN
08/05/1999Financial Freedom Act of 1999N
07/22/1999Financial Freedom Act of 1999N
06/10/1999Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2000N
05/05/1999Bankruptcy Reform billN
04/14/1999Congressional Budget Resolution, FY 2000N
03/25/1999Congressional Budget Resolution, FY 2000N
10/09/1998Bankruptcy Reform billN
09/26/1998Tax Cut billN
06/17/1998Tax Code Termination billN
06/05/1998Budget Resolution FY98N
05/13/1998Enhance Banking Flexibility AmendmentN
05/13/1998Financial Services Act of 1998N
04/30/1998Emergency Supplemental Appropriations billN
04/22/1998Tax Limitation AmendmentN
07/31/1997Budget Reconciliation BillN
07/30/1997Budget Reconciliation billN
06/26/1997Budget Reconciliation BillN
06/25/1997Budget Reconciliation billN
06/05/1997Budget Resolution FY1999-2000N
05/21/1997Budget Resolution FY1999-2000N
03/12/1997Balanced Budget Request resolutionN

Business and Consumers

Date Bill TitleVote
05/24/2007House Amendment 1 to HR 2206N
05/10/2007Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007N
05/02/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal TimelineZ
04/25/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal TimelineN
09/21/2006Appalachian Regional Development Act Amendments of 2006N
07/12/2006Credit Rating Agency Duopoly Relief ActN
03/08/2006National Uniformity for Food ActN
07/26/2005Small Employer Health Benefits Plan AmendmentY
04/14/2005Bankruptcy Reform BillN
04/02/2004Pension Funding Equity Act of 2004N
03/18/2004Financial Services Regulatory Relief Act of 2004NV
06/19/2003Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2003N
09/26/2000Small Business Superfund Exemption-PassageN
02/16/2000Small Business Liability Reform billN
07/01/1999Financial Modernization billN

Campaign Finance and Election Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
04/19/2007District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007Y
09/20/2006Federal Election Integrity Act of 2006N
07/13/2006Voting Rights Act ReauthorizationY
04/05/2006527 Reform Act of 2005N
10/10/2002Help America Vote Act of 2002Y
02/14/2002Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2001Y
06/28/2000527 Organization Disclosure billY
09/14/1999Campaign Finance Reform billY
08/06/1998Federal Campaign Finance AmendmentNV
08/06/1998Campaign Finance Reform billY
08/03/1998Shays AmendmentY
07/30/1998Voter Registration AmendmentN
07/20/1998Noncitizen Campaign Contribution AmendmentY
07/20/1998Labor Political Activity AmendmentN
07/16/1998FY 1999 Treasury-Postal Approp - Increase FEC FundingY
07/14/1998Express Advocacy AmendmentN
06/17/1998Campaign Finance Reform Commission AmendmentNV
03/30/1998Campaign Finance Reform billN
03/30/1998Campaign Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1998Y

Civil Liberties

Date Bill TitleVote
06/22/2005Flag Desecration ResolutionN
06/03/2003Desecration of Flag resolutionY
07/17/2001Flag Desecration resolutionY
06/24/1999Flag Desecration AmendmentY
06/12/1997Flag Desecration Constitutional AmendmentY

Civil Rights

Date Bill TitleVote
04/19/2007District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007Y
09/26/2006Public Expression of Religion Act of 2006N

Congressional Affairs

Date Bill TitleVote
04/19/2007District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007Y
09/26/2006Motion to Resolve Into Secret SessionY
05/03/2006527 Reform Act of 2006N
04/06/2006Jack Abramoff Investigation ResolutionN
09/15/2005Bipartisan Committee to Investigate Hurricane KatrinaN
06/02/2004Special Elections/Appointments Provisions billN
04/22/2004Continuity in Representation Act of 2003N
07/24/2002Expulsion of Rep. James A. Traficant, Jr., D-OhioY
06/04/1998Religious Freedom Amendment billN
11/13/1997Broadcast of Committee Witness billN
09/18/1997House Ethics Reform Task ForceN
02/12/1997Term Limits resolutionN

Crime Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
05/03/2007Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007Y
11/06/2003Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting AcY
04/26/2001Unborn Victims of Violence Act of 2001Y
04/26/2001Motherhood Protection Act (Substitue Amendendment)N
09/30/1999Substitute Amendment to Unborn Victims of Violence ActN
09/30/1999Unborn Victims of Violence Act of 1999Y
06/17/1999Juvenile Justice billN
09/15/1998Juvenile Crime Control and Delinquency Prevention ActY
02/25/1998Death Sentence AmendmentY
02/24/1998Minimum Sentences for Gun Crimes billY
05/08/1997Juvenile Crime billY

Defense

Date Bill TitleVote
05/24/2007House Amendment 2 to HR 2206N
05/24/2007House Amendment 1 to HR 2206N
05/10/2007Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007N
05/02/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal TimelineZ
04/25/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal TimelineN
02/16/2007Iraq War Policy resolutionY
12/19/2005Defense Department FY2006 Authorization billN
05/20/2004Defense Department FY2005 Authorization billN
11/07/2003Defense Department FY2004 Authorization billNV
07/16/2003Project BioShield Act of 2003Y
05/22/2003Defense Department FY2004 Authorization billN
04/03/2003Emergency Wartime Supplemental Appropriations Act,2003N
05/10/2002National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2003N
12/13/2001National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002N
05/18/2000School of the Americas AmendmentY
06/10/1999FY2000-2001 Defense Authorization billN
03/18/1999National Missile Defense billN
09/17/1998US Army School of the Americas AmendmentY
05/21/1998Defense Department FY99 Authorization billN
02/05/1998Line Item Veto Cancellation billY
11/08/1997Line Item Veto Cancellation billY
10/28/1997Defense Department FY98-99 Authorization billN
09/04/1997Army School of the Americas amendmentY
06/25/1997Defense Department FY98-99 Authorization billN
06/24/1997Bosnia Deployment Termination AmendmentN
06/23/1997Border Defense Personnel AmendmentY
06/23/1997B-2 Bomber Program Termination AmendmentY
06/23/1997Bosnia Deployment Extension Substitute AmendmentN
06/19/1997Overseas Military Facilities Abortion AmendmentN

Drug Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
09/16/1998Illegal Drug AmendmentY
08/06/1998Illegal Drug AmendmentN
04/29/1998Needle Exchange Funding BanN
09/11/1997Needle Exchange AmendmentN

Education

Date Bill TitleVote
01/17/2007College Student Relief Act of 2007Y
03/30/2006College Access and Opportunity Act of 2005N
03/30/2006Reverse the Raid on Student Aid AmendmentY
07/25/2003Head Start billN
07/09/2003Student Loan Forgiveness for Teachers - PassageY
07/09/2003Ready to Teach Act of 2003Y
04/30/2003Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement ActN
12/13/2001No Child Left Behind ActY
05/23/2001No Child Left Behind ActY
06/13/2000Higher Education Funding AmendmentN
10/21/1999Education Funding for Disadvantaged Students-PassageY
10/21/1999Academic Achievement for All ActN
07/20/1999Teacher Empowerment ActN
04/21/1999Education Flexibility Partnership Act of 1999N
03/11/1999High Needs District AmendmentY
03/10/1999Student Performance AmendmentY
03/10/1999Education Flexibility Partnership Act of 1999N
08/06/1998Low Income Educational Scholarship AmendmentN
06/18/1998Education Savings Accounts billN
05/06/1998Higher Education Programs Authorization Extension billY
04/30/1998Washington, D.C. School Vouchers billN
02/05/1998National Student Testing billN
11/07/1997Charter School Expansion Act of 1998N
11/04/1997HELP Scholarships billN
10/23/1997Education Savings Accounts billN
05/16/1997Training Programs billY

Employment and Affirmative Action

Date Bill TitleVote
01/08/2003Unemployment Benefits billY

Energy Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
05/22/2007Preventing the Organization of Petroleum Export Groups Bill (NOPEC Act of 2007)Y
01/18/2007Clean Energy Act of 2007Y
05/18/2006Outer Continental Shelf for Gas and Oil AmendmentN
05/18/2006Outer Continental Shelf AmendmentY
10/07/2005Gasoline for America's Security Act of 2005N
07/28/2005Energy Policy Act of 2005 N
04/21/2005Energy Policy Act of 2005N
04/20/2005Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Drilling AmendmentY
04/20/2005Liability Shield Language AmendmentY
06/15/2004Energy Omnibus billN
11/18/2003Energy Omnibus billN
04/11/2003Energy Omnibus billN
08/02/2001 Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE) Act of 2001N

Environmental Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
09/25/2006New Hampshire Wilderness ActN
06/29/2006Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2006N
11/21/2003Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003NV
11/20/2003 Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2003Y
09/23/2003Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Land Exchange Act '02N
05/20/2003Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003N
08/01/2001Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE) Act of 2001Y
08/01/2001Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE) Act of 2001Y
06/21/2000EPA AmendmentY
06/07/2000San Rafael Swell Area AmendmentN
06/07/2000San Rafael Legacy District Motor Vehicle AmendmentN
05/11/2000Conservation and Reinvestment Act of 1999Y
05/10/2000Land Conservation-Land Acquisition FundingN
05/10/2000Social Security and Medicare solvency amendmentN
05/10/2000Local government participation amendmentN
03/22/2000Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments ActN
06/08/1999Lethal Predator Funding AmendmentY
03/27/1998Road Construction AmendmentY
03/27/1998Forest Recovery and Protection billN
10/30/1997Nuclear Waste Disposal billN
10/22/1997Private Property Rights billN
05/07/1997Endangered Species Act Exemption AmendmentY

Executive Branch

Date Bill TitleVote
12/19/1998Impeachment Resolution: Article OneN
12/19/1998Impeachment Resolution: Article TwoN
12/19/1998Impeachment Resolution: Article ThreeN
12/19/1998Impeachment Resolution: Article FourN
01/21/1997In the matter of Representative Newt GingrichY

Family and Children Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
09/26/2006Child Interstate Abortion Notification ActN
04/10/2003Enhance AMBER Alert billN
08/06/1998Adoption AmendmentN
09/09/1997Family Planning Parental Notification AmendmentY

Foreign Aid and Policy Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
05/24/2007House Amendment 2 to HR 2206N
05/24/2007House Amendment 1 to HR 2206N
05/22/2007Preventing the Organization of Petroleum Export Groups Bill (NOPEC Act of 2007)Y
05/10/2007Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007N
07/26/2006U.S.and India Nuclear Cooperation Act of 2006N
06/16/2006Global War on TerrorN
07/20/2005State Department FY 2006/2007 Authorization BillN
07/14/2005East Asia Security Act of 2005Y
06/17/2005United Nations Reform Act of 2005N
06/15/2005Bans Use of Funds to Enforce Cuba Regulations AmendmentY
03/17/2004War in Iraq Anniversary resolutionNV
10/16/2003Iraq's Reconstruction ResolutionY
07/13/2000Debt Relief Funding amendmentN
07/13/2000HIV/AIDS Funding amendmentY
05/17/2000Continued Deployment of Forces in Kosovo AmendmentY
02/01/2000Taiwan Security Enhancement ActN
04/28/1999Military Operations in Yugoslavia Limitation ActY
04/28/1999Withdrawal of U.S. Troops from the Balkans resolutionY
04/28/1999Kosovo ResolutionN
03/11/1999Kosovo Peacekeeping Operations resolutionY
10/05/1998Iraqi Liberation Act of 1998Y
06/04/1998Tiananmen Square ResolutionY
05/14/1998Religious Persecution Freedom billY
03/18/1998Bosnia and Herzegovina U.S. Troop Removal billN
03/17/1998Human Rights in ChinaY
11/13/1997Iraq War Crimes Tribunal - PassageY
11/07/1997PLA Monitoring billY
11/06/1997U.S.-Taiwan Missile Defense Cooperation billN
11/05/1997China Political Freedom billY
07/22/1997Resolution Regarding the Republic of CongoY
06/04/1997U.S. Withdrawal from the U.N. AmendmentN

Gender Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
05/03/2007Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007Y

Government Reform

Date Bill TitleVote
02/25/2004GAO Human Capital Reform Act of 2004NV
07/26/2002Homeland Security Act of 2002N
10/05/1998Indian Federal Recognition Administrative ProceduresN

Gun Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
06/28/2006Trigger Lock AmendmentN
01/16/2006Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and ExplosivesN
10/20/2005Firearms Manufacturers Protection billN
04/09/2003Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms ActN
06/18/199972 Hour Background Check AmendmentY
06/18/199924 Hour Background Check AmendmentN
06/18/1999Mandatory Gun Show Background Check ActN

Health Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
01/12/2007Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation ActY
07/28/2005Malpractice Liability Reform BillN
07/19/2005Obstetric Fistula AmendmentN
07/12/2005Independent Review of OSHA Act of 2005N
05/12/2004Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2004N
03/25/2004Medical Malpractice Liability Limitation billN
03/24/2004Child Nutrition Improvement and Integrity ActY
07/25/2003Imports of Prescription Drugs billY
07/16/2003Vaccine Compensation billY
06/27/2003Medicare Prescription Drug billN
05/01/2003AIDS Assistance billY
03/31/2003Vaccine Compensation billN
06/28/2002Medicare Modernization and Prescription Drug ActN
08/02/2001Amendment to the Bipartisan Patient Protection ActN
08/02/2001Bipartisan Patient Protection ActN
06/28/2000Medicare Rx billN
10/27/1999Pain Relief Promotion Act of 1999Y
10/07/1999Patient Protection Substitute AmendmentN
10/07/1999Patient Protection billY
10/06/1999Patients' Bill of Rights billN
07/24/1998Patients' Bill of Rights Act AmendmentY
07/24/1998Patient Protection billN
07/16/1998Federal Health Plan Contraceptive Coverage AmendmentN
04/10/1997Assisted Suicide BillY

Housing and Property Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
09/29/2006Private Property Rights Implementation Act of 2006N
06/30/2005Eminent Domain AmdendmentN
05/14/1997Public Housing billN

Immigration

Date Bill TitleVote
09/21/2006Immigration Law Enforcement Act of 2006N
09/14/2006Secure Fence Act of 2006N
12/16/2005Border Security billN
02/10/2005Real ID Act of 2005N
05/18/2004Undocumented Immigrant Emergency Medical AssistanceN
09/24/1998Nonimmigrant Specialty Workers billN
09/29/1997Continuing AppropriationsY

Labor

Date Bill TitleVote
05/24/2007House Amendment 1 to HR 2206N
05/10/2007Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007N
05/02/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal TimelineZ
04/25/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal TimelineN
03/01/2007Union Organization BillY
01/10/2007Minimum Wage IncreaseY
07/28/2006Pension Reform BillN
03/07/2001Ergonomics Regulations ResolutionN
06/08/2000OSHA Ergonomic Protection AmendmentY
03/09/2000Minimum Wage Increase-Two Year RaiseY
03/09/2000Minimum Wage Increase billY
03/26/1998Small Business and Employee Fairness billN
03/19/1997Comp Time billN

Legal Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
05/22/2007Preventing the Organization of Petroleum Export Groups Bill (NOPEC Act of 2007)Y
05/03/2007Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007Y
09/26/2006Private Property Rights Implementation Act of 2005N
07/19/2006Pledge Protection Act of 2006N
10/27/2005Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2005N
10/19/2005Cheeseburger billN
03/21/2005Terri Schiavo Incapacitated Persons Protection BillNV
02/17/2005Class Action Fairness Act of 2005N
09/23/2004Pledge of Allegiance Protection billN
09/14/2004Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2004N
03/10/2004Obesity Lawsuits billNV
02/26/2004Unborn Victims of Violence Act 2004NV
03/13/2003Malpractice Liability billN
10/13/1998Securities Litigation billN
03/04/1998Puerto Rico Political Status billY

Military Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
05/24/2007House Amendment 2 to HR 2206N
05/24/2007House Amendment 1 to HR 2206N
05/10/2007Emergency Departmental Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007N
05/02/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal TimelineZ
04/25/2007Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill of 2007 with Iraq Withdrawal TimelineN
09/29/2006Military Commissions Act of 2006N
09/27/2006Military Commissions Act of 2006N
05/06/2004Condemning Iraq Abuse of Prisoners resolutionN
10/10/2002Use of Military Force Against IraqN

National Security Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
01/09/2007Implementing the 9/11 Commission Recommendation ActY
09/28/2006Electronic Surveillance Modernization ActN
06/29/2006Intelligence and Law Enforcement ResolutionN
03/07/2006PATRIOT Act Reauthorization billN
12/14/2005USA PATRIOT and Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization AcN
07/21/2005USA PATRIOT & Terrorism Prevention Reauthorization ActN
07/21/2005USA PATRIOT & Terrorism Prevention Act- MotionY
06/15/2005Patriot Act Amendment - Library RecordsY
05/18/2005Homeland Security Department Authorization Act FY06Y
10/08/20049/11 Recommendations Implementation ActN
10/24/2001USA Patriot Act of 2001N
10/12/2001Anti-Terrorism Act of 2001N
09/14/2001Authorization for Use of Military ForceY

Regulatory Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
09/13/2006Restricting Indian Gaming to Homelands of Tribes ActN
03/03/2004US Patent and Trademark Fee Modernization Act, 2004NV

Science and Medical Research

Date Bill TitleVote
03/14/2007Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2007Y
01/11/2007Stem Cell Research Act of 2007Y
07/27/2006Better Health Information Systems Act of 2006N
07/19/2006Stem Cell Research BillY
07/18/2006Alternative Stem Cell Therapies ActN
07/22/2005Advanced Research Opportunities AmendmentY
05/24/2005Stem Cell Research Bill of 2005Y
03/03/2003Prohibition on Human Cloning - PassageY
02/27/2003Cloning of Humans billY

Senior and Social Security Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
04/02/2003Social Security Protection Act of 2003Y
07/27/2000Social Security Benefits Tax Relief - Substitute Amdt.Y
07/27/2000Social Security Benefits Tax Relief billY
03/01/2000Social Security Earnings CapY
05/26/1999Social Security Lock Box billY
09/25/1998Save Social Security Act AmendmentY
09/25/1998Social Security Account Protection billN

Social Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
05/03/2007Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007Y
07/18/2006Same Sex Marriage ResolutionN
09/23/2003Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Land Exchange ActN
07/31/2001Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2001 Substitute Amend.N
07/31/2001Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2001Y
07/19/2001 Community Solutions Act of 2001Y
07/19/2001Community Solutions Act of 2001N
09/09/1999Puerto Rican Nationals resolutionN
07/15/1999Religious Liberty Protection Act of 1999N
06/29/1999National Day of Prayer ResolutionN
06/17/1999Ten Commandments AmendmentN
03/05/1997Display of the Ten CommandmentsN

Technology and Communication

Date Bill TitleVote
07/11/2006Online Gambling Ban AmendmentY
06/11/2006Internet Gambling BillN
06/08/2006COPE Bill of 2006N
11/02/2005Online Freedom of Speech ActN
03/11/2004FCC Indecency Penalties billN
11/22/2003Reduction of SPAM billN
09/25/2003Do-Not-Call-Registry billNV
06/10/2003Unlawful Internet Gambling Funding Prohibition ActN
09/08/1999International Space Station Funding AmendmentN
05/19/1999NASA Authorization billY

Trade Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
07/20/2006U.S.-Oman Free Trade AgreementN
07/28/2005CAFTA Implementation BillN
06/09/2005Withdrawing Approval from the WTO AgreementY
06/27/2003U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement Implementation ActN
06/27/2003U.S.-Singapore Free Trade Agreement Implementation ActN
07/27/2002Trade Act of 2002N
12/06/2001Fast Track Trade Authority billN
07/19/2001China Trade Relations billY
07/20/2000Cuban Economic Embargo AmendmentY
07/20/2000Cuban Travel Embargo AmendmentY
06/21/2000WTO Withdrawal resolutionY
05/24/2000U.S.-China Relations Act of 2000N
05/04/2000Africa Free Trade billN
08/03/1999Economic Assistance to VietnamN
07/27/1999China Trade resolutionY
03/17/1999Steel Import Limitation billY
09/25/1998Reciprocal Trade Agreement BillN
07/30/1998Vietnam Trade Waiver Disapproval resolutionY
07/22/1998Disapproval of 'Normal Trade Relations' Status w/ ChinaY
03/11/1998African Growth billN
11/04/1997United States-Caribbean Trade Partnership ActN
06/24/1997China Most-Favored-Nation resolutionY

Transportation Issues

Date Bill TitleVote
07/29/2005Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for UsersY
03/10/2005Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for UsersY
04/28/2004Highway Trust Fund Programs Extension billY
04/02/2004Highway Trust Fund billY
10/30/2003Aviation Administration FY2004-2006 Authorization billN
07/10/2002Arming Pilots Against Terrorism ActN
11/16/2001Federalize Aviation Security billY
09/21/2001Airline Industry Financial Assistance billN
06/15/1999FAA Reauthorization billY
05/22/1998Transportation Reauthorization billY
04/01/1998Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program AmendmentN
04/01/1998Transportation Reauthorization billY

Veterans Issues
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Date Bill TitleVote
11/21/2003Department of Veterans Affairs Improvement Act of 2003NV
10/08/2003Veterans Benefits Act of 2003Y
09/21/1999Veterans' Millennium Health Care ActN

Welfare and Poverty
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Date Bill TitleVote
06/11/2003Welfare Reform billY
02/13/2003Welfare Reform billN
05/16/2002Personal Responsibility, Work and Family Protection ActN