Improving America's Security Act of 2007

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The bill tried to make the United States more secure by implementing unfinished recommendations of the 9/11 Commission to fight the war on terror more effectively, to improve homeland security, and for other purposes.[1]


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Senate Action

The U.S. Senate voted on S.4 on March 13, 2007.


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Scored vote

Scorecard: National Journal 2007 Senate Scorecard

Org. position: Aye

Description:

"Table an amendment that would require the Homeland Security Department to screen 100 percent of cargo containers entering the country within five years. March 1. (58-38)"

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


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Scored vote

Scorecard: National Journal 2007 Senate Scorecard

Org. position: Aye

Description:

"Agree to final passage of a bill implementing the 9/11 commission's homeland-security recommendations, including a provision extending collective bargaining rights to federal security screeners. March 13. (60-38)"

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

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References

  1. Improving America's Security Act of 2007 on [1].

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