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    This page contains bill sponsorships in the Senate and House. Bill sponsorships indicate the topics that legislators are most interested in, and spend the most time on.

11-HR204 on Jan 6, 2011

Bill Sponsorship: Congressional Pay Cut Act
Source: H.R.204
Effective with respect to pay periods beginning after the date of the regularly scheduled general election for Federal office held in November 2012, the rate of basic pay for each Member of Congress shall be reduced by 5%, rounded to the nearest multiple of $100.

This adjustment shall be in lieu of any adjustment which might otherwise take effect, in the rates of basic pay for Members of Congress.

    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 16. Question 16: Stricter limits on political campaign funds Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Government Reform
  • Headline: Reduce the salary of Members of Congress (Score: 1)
  • Headline 2: Sponsored bill to reduce the salary of Members of Congress

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  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
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  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 11-HR204

Jason Altmire s1oPennsylvania Democrat (Lost 2012 Primary) 
John Barrow s1oGeorgia Democrat 
Leonard Boswell s1oIowa Democrat 
Russ Carnahan s1oMissouri Democrat 
Jim Costa s1oCalifornia Democrat 
Peter Defazio s1oOregon Democrat 
Joe Donnelly s1oIN Democratic Challenger 
Colleen Hanabusa s1oHawaii Democrat 
Larry Kissell s1oNorth Carolina Democrat 
David Loebsack s1oIowa Democrat 
Bill Owens s1oNew York Democrat 
Kurt Schrader s1oOregon Democrat 
Heath Shuler s1oNorth Carolina Democrat (retiring 2012) 
David Adam Smith s1oWashington Democrat 
Jackie Speier s1oCalifornia Democrat 
Niki Tsongas s1oMassachusetts Democrat 

Republicans participating in 11-HR204

Mark Critz s1oPennsylvania Republican 
Ron Paul s1oPOTUS Republican (Libertarian 1988) 

Independents participating in 11-HR204

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 16
Republicans: 2
Independents: 0

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