|Recent Senate Votes|
|Veterans Benefits – Passage – Vote Passed (93-3, 4 Not Voting)
The Senate passed a bill to allow veterans experiencing long wait times or who live more than 40 miles from a Department of Veterans Affairs medical facility to see doctors outside the VA health system, as long as the doctors participate in the Medicare program or are at a federally qualified health center, Defense Department facility or a facility funded by the Indian Health Service. It would also authorize the VA secretary to demote or fire poor-performing Senior Executive Service employees.
Sen. Mark Udall voted YES
Sen. Michael Bennet voted YES
Fischer Nomination – Confirmation – Vote Confirmed (63-24, 13 Not Voting)
|Recent House Votes|
|Fiscal 2014 NASA Authorization – Passage – Vote Passed (401-2, 28 Not Voting)
The House passed a bill that would authorize $17.6 billion for NASA for fiscal 2014.
Rep. Ed Perlmutter voted YES
Fiscal 2015 Transportation-HUD Appropriations – Passage – Vote Passed (229-192, 10 Not Voting)
|Fiscal Year 2015 Department of Defense Appropriations Act – HR4870
The bill would make appropriations for the Department of Defense for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015.
June 17, 2014
Bennet, Udall, and Perlmutter Watch 6-16-14: Recent and Upcoming Votes
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