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1993-H1753 on Apr 21, 1993

Bill Sponsorship: requiring debates for recipients of campaign financing
Source: H.R.1753
To amend the Internal Revenue Code to require the participation in primary and general election debates of any candidate who receives public financing, and to establish criteria for participation of certain candidates in election debates.

    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: Require debates for recipients of public campaign financing (Score: 2)

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  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
  • Resolutions: i=introduced; w=wrote; a=adopted
  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 1993-H1753

John Conyers s1oMichigan Democrat 
Alcee Hastings s1oFlorida Democrat 
Earl Hilliard s1oAlabama Democrat 
Andrew Jacobs s1oIndiana Democrat (retired 1996) 
Harry Johnston s1oFlorida Democrat (1988-1996) 
Kweisi Mfume s1oMD Democratic challenger (2006), previously U.S. Rep. 
Major Owens s1oNew York Democrat (until 2007) 
Collin Peterson s1oMinnesota Democrat/Farmer/Labor 
Jim Slattery s1oKS Former Democratic Senate Challenger (2008) 
Louis Stokes s1oOhio Democrat (retired 1998) 
Ed Towns s1oNew York Democrat/Liberal (Retiring) 

Republicans participating in 1993-H1753

Independents participating in 1993-H1753

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 11
Republicans: 0
Independents: 0

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