|Recent Senate Votes|
|Federal Flood Insurance Premiums Passage – Vote Passed (67-32, 1 Not Voting)
Senators on Thursday voted to delay increases to premiums billed by the National Flood Insurance Program until after the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) completes a study on flood insurance affordability. The bill would require FEMA to certify its flood mapping approach before certain rate changes are made and would allow insurance agents and brokers to sell insurance in multiple states without additional licensing.
Sen. Mark Udall voted YES
Sen. Michael Bennet voted YES
|Recent House Votes|
|Federal Abortion Funding Passage – Vote Passed (227-188, 1 Present, 15 Not Voting)
On Tuesday, House members passed a bill that would permanently prohibit the use of federal funds, facilities, or staff to provide abortion services, except in cases of rape or incest and for saving the life of the mother. The District of Columbia would also be prohibited from using local funds for covering abortion procedures.
Rep. Ed Perlmutter voted NO
Farm Programs Conference Report Passage – Vote Passed (251-166, 14 Not Voting)
|Farm Programs Conference Report – HR2642
Senators will consider the conference report to accompany the farm bill on Monday.
GI Bill Tuition Fairness Act – HR357
February 5, 2014
Bennet, Udall, and Perlmutter Watch 2-3-14: Recent and Upcoming Votes
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