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S.388 American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013, 113th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 28, 2013 Motion by Senator Reid to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to the measure (Record Vote No. 27) entered in Senate.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on February 28, 2013, with a roll call of 51 ayes, 49 nays, and 0 not voting.

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  • 71% of users support S.388

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    • AFL-CIO

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    • National Women's Law Center

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    • Coalition on Human Needs

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    • National Taxpayers Union

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    • American Farm Bureau Federation

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    • American Soybean Association

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    • National Barley Growers

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    • National Sorghum Producers

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    • National Sunflower Association

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    • Southern Peanut Farmers Federation

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    • National Association of Wheat Growers

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    • National Council of Farmer Cooperatives

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    • Environmental Working Group

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    • Us Dry Bean Council

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    • USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council

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    • USA Rice Federation

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    • FreedomWorks

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    • U. S. Chamber Of Commerce

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    • National Cotton Council

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    • US Canola Association

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    • Western Peanut Growers Association

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    • S.388 American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013 - July 08, 2013 by OpenCongress - ...Motion to Proceed Rejected - February 28, 2013 Percentage of 'aye' votes: 51% Question: On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 388 See the money trail behind this bill for more info on how campaign contributions may be influencing senators' and represen

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      As noted by OpenCongress on July 08, 2013, "...Motion to Proceed Rejected - February 28, 2013 Percentage of 'aye' votes: 51% Question: On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 388 See the money trail behind this bill for more info on how campaign contributions may be influencing senators' and represen" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/113-s388/show)
    • Obama will meet with congressional leaders on spending cuts Friday - February 27, 2013 by Reuters - ...minute, it is the Senate who has waited until the last Thursday before the sequester takes effect to have a cloture vote on S.388 – their sequester replacement bill that replaces half of the cuts with more tax increases. So, as it currently stands, th

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      As noted by Reuters on February 27, 2013, "...minute, it is the Senate who has waited until the last Thursday before the sequester takes effect to have a cloture vote on S.388 – their sequester replacement bill that replaces half of the cuts with more tax increases. So, as it currently stands, th" (http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Aq-opcl-T7Q/us-usa-fiscal-meeting-idUSBRE91Q0Q420130227)
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