Budget Blog

Murray, Wyden Amendment 1026

Purpose: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to transparency health premium billing.

Passed by voice vote

Baldwin, Sanders, Schumer Amendment 432

Purpose: To provide additional resources to create the opportunity for more Americans to obtain a higher education and advanced job skills by supporting two free years of community college paid for by raising revenue through requiring millionaires and billionaires to pay their fair share.

Failed 45-55

Durbin, Brown, Reed Amendment 817

Purpose: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to provide tax benefits to patriot employers who invest in American jobs and provide fair pay and benefits to workers and to eliminate tax benefits for corporation that ship jobs overseas.

Failed 46-54

Menendez Amendment 993

Puropse: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to strengthening the do-not-call registry.

Passed by voice vote.

Bennet Amendment 1014

Purpose: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund relating to addressing climate change.

Passed 53-47

Wyden, Brown, Casey, Stabenow, Cantwell, Whitehouse Amendment 1012

Purpose: To strike more than $1.2 trillion in cuts to Medicaid.

FAiled 47-53

Stabenow, Cantwell Amendment 1072

Purpose: To provide for additional resources to reject the Senate Republicans' proposed $435 billion in cuts to Medicare.

Failed 46-54

Franken, Brown, Durbin, Reed Amendment 828

Purpose: To provide additional resources to save student financial aid and keep college affordable by restoring Federal Pell Grant cuts.

Failed 46-54

Murray Amendment 798

Purpose: To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund for legislation allowing Americans to earn paid sick time.

Passed 60-40