S1_154: Session = 1 Rollcall = 154 Y=51 N=48
DCR-143 SPONSOR(S) [If any]: Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) Harkin, D-Iowa, motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to the Nickles, R-Okla., point of order against Harkins amendment to create a "National Fund for Health Research" with revenues that exceed Joint Tax Committee estimations. Motion rejected by a vote of 51 to 48. A three-fifths majority vote (60) of the total Senate is required to waive the Budget Act. (Subsequently, the chair upheld the Nickles point of order and the amendment fell.)
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Based upon 99 valid cases out of 100 total cases.
- mean: 3.42
- median: 1.00
- mode: 1.00
- minimum: 1
- maximum: 6
- standard deviation: 2.51
Location: 188-188 (width: 1; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
(Range of) Missing Values: 0 , 9 , .
Source: This variable was taken from: United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1998.
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