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HOPE VI Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2007
Americans for Democratic Action 2008 House Scorecard description King (R-IA) amendment that would allow substandard wages by barring the use of funds in the bill to pay for local “prevailing wage” requirements under the Davis-Bacon Act for public housing projects.
Americans for Democratic Action 2008 House Scorecard position Nay +
Americans for Democratic Action 2008 House Scorecard source Http://www.adaction.org/pages/publications/voting-records.php +
Bill of vote HOPE VI Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2007 +
Chamber 111th United States Congress +
Congress number 110th +
League of Conservation Voters 2008 House Scorecard description Buildings consume about 40 percent of the Buildings consume about 40 percent of the total energy used in the United States and are responsible for about 40 percent of all U.S. carbon dioxide pollution. The initial building design and construction provides the best and most cost-effective opportunity to deploy energy-efficient features that will last for the lifetime of the building. The HOPE VI Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2007, H.R. 2534, required federally funded housing developments and community revitalizations for the low income and elderly to meet residential and commercial buildings criteria for efficiency. Representative Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) offered an amendment that would have weakened these provisions by making them voluntary, deleted the definition of specific green criteria and goals, and allowed the Administration to choose any private industry-backed standard for voluntary compliance regardless of any positive public health or environmental benefit. On January 17, the House defeated the amendment by a vote of 169-240 (House roll call vote 16). NO is the pro-environment vote. vote 16). NO is the pro-environment vote.
League of Conservation Voters 2008 House Scorecard position Nay +
League of Conservation Voters 2008 House Scorecard source Http://www.lcv.org/2008-pdf.pdf +
Modification date
National Journal 2008 House Scorecard description Remove the green" building requirement from public housing buildings. January 17. (169-240)" , Reauthorize the HOPE VI public housing program. January 17. (271-130)
National Journal 2008 House Scorecard position Aye +
National Journal 2008 House Scorecard source Http://www.nationaljournal.com/njmagazine/cs 20090228 4813.php +
Roll call number 15 + , 16 + , 18 +
Scorecard vote Americans for Democratic Action 2008 House Scorecard + , League of Conservation Voters 2008 House Scorecard + , National Journal 2008 House Scorecard +
Session number 2 +
Categories Social Policy (U.S.)  + , U.S. legislation  + , Record votes  +
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HOPE VI Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2007 + , U.S. House of Representatives record vote 15, 110th Congress, Session 2 + , U.S. House of Representatives record vote 16, 110th Congress, Session 2 + , U.S. House of Representatives record vote 18, 110th Congress, Session 2 + Bill of vote
 

 

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