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Key Vote

    Lawmakers Who Voted For and Against Good Bills That We Key Voted

    In the past week, FreedomWorks has key voted several amendments to the continuing resolution H.R. 1.

    Fortunately, four amendments to prohibit funding for ObamaCare passed:

    Amdt. 575, to CR by Rep. Rehberg, to limit funds under this Act from being used to pay officials to implement Obamacare.
    Letter to House.
    Passed 239- 187. See roll call.

    Amdt. 267, to CR by Rep. King, to limit funds under this from being used to implement Obamacare.
    Letter to House.
    Passed 241-187. See roll call.

    Amdt. 268, to CR by Rep. King, to limit funds under this Act from being used to pay officials who implement Obamacare.
    Letter to House.
    Passed 237- 191. See roll call.

    Emerson (MO) amendment #83 to CR prohibiting funding in this Act from being used by the IRS to enforce the individual mandate.
    Letter to House.
    Passed 246-182. See roll call.

    It's great news that an amendment to the continuing resolution passed to end funding for General Electric's unnecessary second engine in the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program.

    Amendment No. 2 to CR to End Funding For Second Engine in F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program.
    Key Vote.
    Passed 233-198:. See roll call.

    Sadly, two amendments that we key voted to the continuing resolution failed. If enacted, these amendments would have saved taxpayers billions of dollars. Please check out which lawmakers voted against these fiscally responsible bills.

    Rep. Jordan's Amendment to the Continuing Resolution to Reduce Non-Security Discretionary Spending to 2008 Levels
    Key Vote.
    Failed 147-281. See roll call.

    Rep. King Amendment #273 to CR to Prohibit Funds for Davis-Bacon Wage Requirements.
    Key Vote.
    Failed 189- 233. See roll call.

    Here's the roll call for Sen. McCain's amendment to the FAA bill that would have eliminated the Essential Air Service Program. Sen. McCain even read FreedomWorks' key vote on the Senate floor.

    McCain Amendment to S.223 FAA Bill to Eliminate Essential Air Service Program
    Key Vote.
    61-28. See roll call.