60 votes were needed to waive the budget rule but 41 of 45 Republicans voted against it, effectively killing the bill. The measure, sponsored by Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), collapsed after failing to garner enough Republican votes to waive the VA spending cap established in a budget deal Congress and President Obama approved in December. Sanders’s office estimated that the VA legislation would have cost $20 billion over 10 years.

60 votes were needed to waive the budget rule but 41 of 45 Republicans voted against it, effectively killing the bill. The measure, sponsored by Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), collapsed after failing to garner enough Republican votes to waive the VA spending cap established in a budget deal Congress and President Obama approved in December. Sanders’s office estimated that the VA legislation would have cost $20 billion over 10 years.

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I bet you never knew this or you have heard that it was not true in some way. He was a Republican, and in EVERY single civil rights acts vote more Republicans voted in favor than Democrats. Learn history.

I bet you never knew this or you have heard that it was not true in some way. He was a Republican, and in EVERY single civil rights acts vote more Republicans voted in favor than Democrats. Learn history.

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60 votes were needed to waive the budget rule but 41 of 45 Republicans voted against it, effectively killing the bill. The measure, sponsored by Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), collapsed after failing to garner enough Republican votes to waive the VA spending cap established in a budget deal Congress and President Obama approved in December. Sanders’s office estimated that the VA legislation would have cost $20 billion over 10 years.

60 votes were needed to waive the budget rule but 41 of 45 Republicans voted against it, effectively killing the bill. The measure, sponsored by Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), collapsed after failing to garner enough Republican votes to waive the VA spending cap established in a budget deal Congress and President Obama approved in December. Sanders’s office estimated that the VA legislation would have cost $20 billion over 10 years.

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PP: Republicans somehow feel the image portrayed by sheep herders two thousand years ago of women being subservient to men should be reinstated as the norm. May I suggest republicans voted out of office become the new norm.

PP: Republicans somehow feel the image portrayed by sheep herders two thousand years ago of women being subservient to men should be reinstated as the norm. May I suggest republicans voted out of office become the new norm.

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The Republicans didn't just vote against "American jobs," they literally filibustered them. While the GOP presidential candidates debated their plans to further screw the American economy Tuesday night, every single Republican senator approved the filibuster and overwhelmingly blocked The American Jobs Act from even coming to a vote on the floor of the U.S. Senate. ~ http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/1008103

The Republicans didn't just vote against "American jobs," they literally filibustered them. While the GOP presidential candidates debated their plans to further screw the American economy Tuesday night, every single Republican senator approved the filibuster and overwhelmingly blocked The American Jobs Act from even coming to a vote on the floor of the U.S. Senate. ~ http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/1008103

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House republicans cut the administration’s request for embassy security funding by $128 million in fiscal 2011 and $331 million in fiscal 2012....Last year, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned that Republicans’ proposed cuts to her department would be “detrimental to America’s national security” — a charge Republicans rejected.  Ryan, Issa and other House Republicans voted for an amendment in 2009 to cut $1.2 billion from State operations, including funds for 300 more diplomatic…

House republicans cut the administration’s request for embassy security funding by $128 million in fiscal 2011 and $331 million in fiscal 2012....Last year, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned that Republicans’ proposed cuts to her department would be “detrimental to America’s national security” — a charge Republicans rejected. Ryan, Issa and other House Republicans voted for an amendment in 2009 to cut $1.2 billion from State operations, including funds for 300 more diplomatic…

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Veterans Job Act.  S.1982 was killed by Senate Republicans, with a vote of 56-41 -- only Republicans Senators voting nay and with only two Republicans voting for the bill. "If signed into law, this sweeping legislation would expand and improve health care and benefit services to all generations of veterans and their families." ~Veterans of Foreign Wars

Veterans Job Act. S.1982 was killed by Senate Republicans, with a vote of 56-41 -- only Republicans Senators voting nay and with only two Republicans voting for the bill. "If signed into law, this sweeping legislation would expand and improve health care and benefit services to all generations of veterans and their families." ~Veterans of Foreign Wars

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We have Prince,  that gave to Everyone and Republicans that give to the Koch Brothers! 47 (Forty-Seven) Despicable Senate Republicans Vote To Deny Aid To Flint’s Lead Poisoned Children Let’s …

We have Prince, that gave to Everyone and Republicans that give to the Koch Brothers! 47 (Forty-Seven) Despicable Senate Republicans Vote To Deny Aid To Flint’s Lead Poisoned Children Let’s …

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MAPS: Did Your Congressmember Vote Against The Violence Against Women Act? | I am unfortunately "represented" by Rob Woodall, who has repeatedly proven that he doesn't give two shits about women.

MAPS: Did Your Congressmember Vote Against The Violence Against Women Act? | I am unfortunately "represented" by Rob Woodall, who has repeatedly proven that he doesn't give two shits about women.

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