Jim White @JW_for_Congress
Time for a change. This congress is not working. Government should govern. 7:25 AM – 28 Feb 2015
You got that right.
Last night the U.S. House of Representatives settled on a voting on a measure to continue funding Homeland Security for one more week. You read that right. One more week.
One Hundred Fourteenth Congress
United States of America
AT THE FIRST SESSION
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. FURTHER CONTINUING APPROPRIATIONS.
The Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015 (Public Law 113-164; 128 Stat. 1867) is amended by striking the date specified in section 106(3) and inserting `March 6, 2015′.
[emphasis in original
One week. They get to play this game next week, too. The vote:
FINAL VOTE RESULTS FOR ROLL CALL 106
H R 33 2/3 RECORDED VOTE 27-Feb-2015 9:59 PM
QUESTION: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment
—- AYES 357 —
—- NOES 60 —
—- NOT VOTING 15 —
Not Voting? Why?