On 20 Sep 2006, the US House voted on a bill titled Federal Election Integrity Act of 2006. The final vote results are shown here.
The bill passed on a basicly party line count:
RESULTS FOR ROLL CALL 459
(Republicans in roman; Democrats in italic; Independents underlined)
H R 4844 YEA-AND-NAY 20-Sep-2006 4:00 PM
QUESTION: On Passage
BILL TITLE: Federal Election Integrity Act of 2006
Yeas Nays PRES NV
Republican 224 3 3
Democratic 4 192 5
TOTALS 228 196 8
228 members of the US House of Representatives thought that Integrity of votes
cast by Americans was essential. 4 of those voting for Integrity of votes
196 members of the House thought that Integrity of votes cast by American voters was not essential. 192 Democrats voted no - Integrity of votes cast by American voters is not required.
Did your representative think that Integrity of Votes is important.? You can see how they voted by clicking on the URL listed. Are American voters going to return current members of the US House of Representatives to Washington for 2 more
years knowing that their Representative thinks that Voter Integrity is not required?
I hope not.
For most American voters, the choice is simple. If you want people representing you, who believe voter integrity is important -vote Republican. If you don't care who elects your leaders, why would you think voting matters?Posted by pagar at September 24, 2006 12:51 PM | Email This