Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Senate Vote: Pork or Children's Health insurance

The vote was on an amendment, offered by Senator Tom Coburn, that would have barred the use of funds for earmarks within the Labor-HHS appropriations bill until all children under the age of 18 were covered by health insurance.

Corker Yes to eliminating pork              (No on the tabling motion)
Alexander No to eliminating pork          (Yes on the tabling motion)

HERE is the vote.