|Sen. Patrick Leahy (D)||+||+||+||100|
|Sen. Bernard Sanders (I)||+||+||+||100|
U.S. House of Representatives
|AL||Rep. Peter Welch (D)||+|
Numbers beside House members' names denote congressional districts; AL denotes at-large.
2014 Congressional Record on Choice Votes
- "Not My Boss' Business" Bill. Protect Women's Health from Corporate Interference Act, S.2578. Motion to invoke cloture (end debate) on Murray (D-WA) bill to fix the Supreme Court's decision in Hobby Lobby and prohibit employers from denying coverage of any health-care service required under federal law or regulation. Three-fifths of the total Senate (60 votes) is required to invoke cloture. Cloture motion failed 56-43. A pro-choice vote (+) was in support of cloture (7/16/14).
- White Confirmation. Vote to confirm nominee Ronnie White to the District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. Confirmed 53-44. A pro-choice vote (+) was in support of confirmation (7/16/14).
- Harris Confirmation. Vote to confirm nominee Pamela Harris to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Confirmed 50-43. A pro-choice vote (+) was in support of confirmation (7/28/14).
- No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act. H.R.7. Final passage. Smith (R-NJ) bill to ban effectively abortion coverage in state health-insurance exchanges; penalize small businesses that purchase private health plans that include abortion coverage; mandate health plans to make biased, one-sided "disclosures" of abortion coverage; and permanently codify the Hyde amendment, D.C. abortion ban, and other current-law bans. Passed 227- 188. A pro-choice vote (+) was against the bill (1/28/14).