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April 9, 2014

Perlmutter Watch 4-7-14: Recent and Upcoming Votes

Filed under: Perlmutter Watch — Sofie @ 6:51 am
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Recent House Votes
Ukraine Aid – Passage – Vote Passed (378-34, 19 Not Voting)

On Tuesday, the House agreed to concur with a Senate amendment and pass a package of $150 million in aid and loan guarantees to the Ukrainian government. The vote required a two-thirds majority under the suspension of House rules. President Obama signed the bill into law on April 3.

Rep. Ed Perlmutter voted YES

Employee Hours Rules – Passage – Vote Passed (248-179, 4 Not Voting)

House members voted on Thursday to change the number of hours employees must work to qualify for mandatory employer coverage under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The law would define full-time employees as those working 40 hours a week, ten more hours than as defined under current law.

Rep. Ed Perlmutter voted NO

Upcoming Votes
Unemployment Benefits – H.R.3979

Senators will consider passage of an extension of long-term unemployment benefits tonight.

Budget resolution – H.CON.RES.96

The House is scheduled to consider the Budget Committee’s Fiscal Year 2015 budget resolution this week.


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