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.)
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 YES -Y- 5151.0%
2 PAIRED YES -PY- 00.0%
3 ANNOUNCED YES -A 00.0%
4 ANNOUNCED NO -AN 00.0%
5 PAIRED NO -PN- 00.0%
6 NO -N- 4848.0%
7 GENERAL PAIR 00.0%
8 PRESENT 00.0%
Missing Data
. - 11.0%
Total 100 100%

Based upon 99 valid cases out of 100 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • 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 , .

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1998.

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