Property:National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 2007 House Scorecard description

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COPS Improvements Act of 2007 +Final passage of the bill to authorize $6.9 billion in fiscal year 2008 through 2013 for the Community Oriented Policing Services program. The bill also adds a number of new activities which may be eligible for COPS grants, including programs to reduce the distribution and abuse of illegal drugs.

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Darfur Accountability and Divestment Act +Final passage of legislation to require companies, states or persons with direct investments in Sudan to disclose these investment activities to the federal government. This list of companies would be then regularly updated and published in a forum available to the general public.

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Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act +Final passage of a bill to put additional federal resources into solving many of the heinous murders that occurred in the early days of the civil rights struggle that remain unsolved and bringing those who perpetrated the crimes to justice.

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Health Centers Renewal Act of 2007 +Final passage of a bill to authorize $14.1 billion for the next 5 years for the community health centers program. The bill also authorized an additional $25 million to improve access to health care in underserved areas.

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Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2009 +Amendment offered by Congressman King (IA) to bar the use of funds in the bill to enforce the Davis-Bacon Act, which requires government contractors to pay employees the prevailing wage.

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Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 +Final passage of legislation to require health insurers that cover mental illness to do so on par with physical illness, including equal standards on co-payments, deductibles, number of doctor visits, days in the hospital and financial limits on coverage. The standards would not have to be upheld if they increase coverage costs by more than 2% during the first year of enactment of more than 1% in subsequent years.

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Recognizing the African American Spiritual as a National Treasure +Final passage of a resolution that recognizes the African American spiritual as a "poignant and powerful genre of music" that has become one of the most significant segments of American music.
Regional Economic and Infrastructure Development Act of 2007 +Final passage of a bill that would authorize $1.25 billion through 2012 to provide assistance to economically distressed and underdeveloped areas, with programs aimed at developing transportation and infrastructure, job skill training and business growth.

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Small Business Lending Improvements Act of 2007 +Final passage of a bill to expand the number of loan programs available to small businesses and reduce the cost of the loans to borrowers and lenders. The new loans, of up to $250,000 apiece, would be made to small businesses owned by women, veterans and other individuals considered to be socially or economically disadvantaged.

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U.S. House of Representatives record vote 263, 110th Congress, Session 1 +Final passage of a bill to expand the number of loan programs available to small businesses and reduce the cost of the loans to borrowers and lenders. The new loans, of up to $250,000 apiece, would be made to small businesses owned by women, veterans and other individuals considered to be socially or economically disadvantaged.
U.S. House of Representatives record vote 348, 110th Congress, Session 1 +Final passage of the bill to authorize $6.9 billion in fiscal year 2008 through 2013 for the Community Oriented Policing Services program. The bill also adds a number of new activities which may be eligible for COPS grants, including programs to reduce the distribution and abuse of illegal drugs.
U.S. House of Representatives record vote 372, 110th Congress, Session 2 +Final passage of a bill to authorize $14.1 billion for the next 5 years for the community health centers program. The bill also authorized an additional $25 million to improve access to health care in underserved areas.
U.S. House of Representatives record vote 512, 110th Congress, Session 1 +Final passage of a bill to put additional federal resources into solving many of the heinous murders that occurred in the early days of the civil rights struggle that remain unsolved and bringing those who perpetrated the crimes to justice.
U.S. House of Representatives record vote 561, 110th Congress, Session 2 +Amendment offered by Congressman King (IA) to bar the use of funds in the bill to enforce the Davis-Bacon Act, which requires government contractors to pay employees the prevailing wage.
U.S. House of Representatives record vote 764, 110th Congress, Session 1 +Final passage of legislation to require companies, states or persons with direct investments in Sudan to disclose these investment activities to the federal government. This list of companies would be then regularly updated and published in a forum available to the general public.
U.S. House of Representatives record vote 79, 110th Congress, Session 1 +Final passage of a resolution that recognizes the African American spiritual as a "poignant and powerful genre of music" that has become one of the most significant segments of American music.
U.S. House of Representatives record vote 946, 110th Congress, Session 1 +Final passage of a bill that would authorize $1.25 billion through 2012 to provide assistance to economically distressed and underdeveloped areas, with programs aimed at developing transportation and infrastructure, job skill training and business growth.
U.S. House of Representatives record vote Final Passage, 110th Congress, Session 2 +Final passage of legislation to require health insurers that cover mental illness to do so on par with physical illness, including equal standards on co-payments, deductibles, number of doctor visits, days in the hospital and financial limits on coverage. The standards would not have to be upheld if they increase coverage costs by more than 2% during the first year of enactment of more than 1% in subsequent years.
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