|Recent Senate Votes|
|Equal Pay – Cloture – Vote Rejected (52-40, 8 Not Voting)
The Senate failed to invoke cloture on a bill that would require employers to demonstrate that wage gaps between men and women with similar qualifications and in similar jobs have a business justification. It would prohibit employers from retaliating against employees who share salary information and authorize the Labor secretary to seek additional compensatory or punitive damages in a sex discrimination action.
Sen. Mark Udall voted YES
Sen. Michael Bennet voted YES
Fiscal 2015 Continuing Resolution – Passage – Vote Passed (78-22)
|Recent House Votes|
|Fiscal 2015 Continuing Resolution – Passage – Vote Passed (319-108, 4 Not Voting)
The House voted to pass a joint resolution that would provide funding for federal government operations until Dec. 11, 2014, at an annualized rate of $1.012 trillion. It would provide $88 million for government efforts to fight the Ebola virus, provide U.S. border agencies with budget flexibility to maintain current border protection and enforcement activities, and extend the Export-Import Bank’s operating authority through June 30, 2015.
Rep. Ed Perlmutter voted YES
September 23, 2014
Bennet, Udall, and Perlmutter Watch 9-22-14: Recent Votes
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