H.R.5912: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the use of public funds for political party conventions.
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September 19, 2012
Roll call number 586
in the House
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5912 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the use of public funds for political party conventions, and to provide for the return of previously distributed funds for deficit reduction
Ayes: 310 (Democrat: 85; Republican: 225)
Nays: 95 (Democrat: 95; Republican: 0)
Abstained: 24 (Democrat: 10; Republican: 14)
Required percentage of 'Aye' votes: 2/3 (66%)
Percentage of 'aye' votes: 72%
Republicans Voting 'Nay'
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