Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008

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The bill was introduced to make appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008.[1]


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Scorecard: Club For Growth 2007 House Scorecard

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"Vote on a Jordan amendment that would reduce spending for the Agriculture appropriations bill by 5.5 percent. The pro-growth vote was "yea" because a reduction in discretionary spending is badly needed after years of unprecedented growth. Failed 146-284."

(Original scorecard available at: http://www.clubforgrowth.org/2008/05/the_2007_congressional_scoreca.php)

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Scorecard: National Journal 2007 House Scorecard

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"Prohibit rental-housing assistance to illegal immigrants. August 2. (212-216)"

(Original scorecard available at: http://www.nationaljournal.com/voteratings/house_votes.htm)

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Scorecard: National Journal 2007 House Scorecard

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"Approve energy policy changes, including increased efficiency standards for appliances and buildings, and new incentives for alternative fuels. August 4. (241-172)"

(Original scorecard available at: http://www.nationaljournal.com/voteratings/house_votes.htm)

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