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2009-S34 on Jan 6, 2009

Source: S.34&H.R.226
A bill to prevent the Federal Communications Commission from repromulgating the fairness doctrine. Amends the Communications Act of 1934 to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), notwithstanding any other provision of any Act, from having the authority to require broadcasters to present opposing viewpoints on controversial issues of public importance, commonly referred to as the Fairness Doctrine.

  • Topic: Technology
  • Headline: Prohibit the return of the Fairness Doctrine
  • Headline 2: Sponsored bill prohibiting return of the Fairness Doctrine

  • Key for participation codes:
  • 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 2009-S34

Jason Altmire s1sPennsylvania Democrat
Michael Arcuri s1sNew York Democrat (until 2010)
Lincoln Davis s1sTennessee Democrat (until 2010)
Ralph Moody Hall s1sTexas Democrat
Cynthia Lummis s1sWyoming Democrat
Mike McIntyre s1sNorth Carolina Democrat
Jared Polis s1sColorado Democrat
John Yarmuth s1sKentucky Democrat

Republicans participating in 2009-S34

Robert Aderholt s1sAlabama Republican
Todd Akin s1sMissouri Republican (Senate run 2012)
Lamar Alexander s1sTN Republican Sr Senator
Rodney Alexander s1sLouisiana Republican
Steve Austria s1sOhio Republican (Retiring 2012)
Michele Bachmann s1sMinnesota Republican
Spencer Bachus s1sAlabama Republican
John Barrasso s1sWY Republican Jr Senator
Gresham Barrett s1sSouth Carolina Republican (until 2010)
Roscoe Bartlett s1sMaryland Republican
Joe Linus Barton s1sTexas Republican
Robert Bennett s1sUT Former Republican Senator
Judy Biggert s1sIllinois Republican
Brian Bilbray s1sCalifornia Republican
Gus Bilirakis s1sFlorida Republican
Rob Bishop s1sUtah Republican
Marsha Blackburn s1sTennessee Republican
Roy Blunt s1sMissouri Republican (until 2010)
John Boehner s1sOhio Republican
Kit Bond s1sMO Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2010)
Jo Bonner s1sAlabama Republican
Mary Bono s1sCalifornia Republican
John Boozman s1sAR Republican Jr Senator
Charles Boustany s1sLouisiana Republican
Kevin Brady s1sTexas Republican
Paul Broun s1sGeorgia Republican
Henry Brown s1sSouth Carolina Republican (until 2010)
Sam Brownback s1sKS Republican Governor
Vern Buchanan s1sFlorida Republican
Jim Bunning s1sKY Republican Jr Senator (retiring 2010)
Michael Burgess s1sTexas Republican
Richard Burr s1sNC Republican Sr Senator; previously Representative
Dan Burton s1sIndiana Republican (Retiring 2012)
Steve Buyer s1sIndiana Republican (until 2010)
Ken Calvert s1sCalifornia Republican
Dave Camp s1sMichigan Republican
John Campbell s1sCalifornia Republican
Eric Cantor s1sVirginia Republican
Joseph Cao s1sLouisiana Republican (until 2010)
Shelley Moore Capito s1sWest Virginia Republican
John Carter s1sTexas Republican
Bill Cassidy s1sLouisiana Republican
Jason Chaffetz s1sUT Former Republican Challenger (2011)
Saxby Chambliss s1sGA Republican Sr Senator
John Howard Coble s1sNorth Carolina Republican
Tom Coburn s1sOK Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
Thad Cochran s1sMS Republican Sr Senator
Mike Coffman s1sColorado Republican
Tom Cole s1sOklahoma Republican
Mike Conaway s1sTexas Republican
Bob Corker s1sTN Republican Jr Senator
John Cornyn s1sTX Republican Jr Senator
Michael Crapo s1sID Republican Sr Senator
Ander Crenshaw s1sFlorida Republican
John Culberson s1sTexas Republican
Geoff Davis s1sKentucky Republican (Retiring 2012)
Nathan Deal s1sGA Republican Governor
Jim DeMint s2pSC Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
Charles Dent s1sPennsylvania Republican
Mario Diaz-Balart s1sFlorida Republican
David Dreier s1sCalifornia Republican
Jimmy Duncan s1sTennessee Republican
Vernon Ehlers s1sMichigan Republican (until 2010)
Jo Ann Emerson s1sMissouri Republican
John Ensign s1sNV Republican Jr Senator
Michael Enzi s1sWY Republican Sr Senator
Mary Fallin s1sOK Republican Governor
Jeff Flake s1sArizona Republican (Senate run 2012)
John Fleming s1sLouisiana Republican
Randy Forbes s1sVirginia Republican
Jeff Fortenberry s1sNebraska Republican
Virginia Foxx s1sNorth Carolina Republican
Trent Franks s1sArizona Republican
Rodney Frelinghuysen s1sNew Jersey Republican
Elton Gallegly s1sCalifornia Republican (Retiring 2012)
Scott Garrett s1sNew Jersey Republican
Jim Gerlach s1sPennsylvania Republican
Phil Gingrey s1sGeorgia Republican
Louie Gohmert s1sTexas Republican
Bob Goodlatte s1sVirginia Republican
Lindsey Graham s1sSC Republican Sr Senator
Kay Granger s1sTexas Republican
Samuel Graves s1sMissouri Republican
Brett Guthrie s1sKentucky Republican
Gregg Harper s1sMississippi Republican
Doc Hastings s1sWashington Republican
Dean Heller s1sNevada Republican (Resigned 2011)
Jeb Hensarling s1sTexas Republican
Wally Herger s1sCalifornia Republican (Retiring 2012)
Peter Hoekstra s1sMI Republican Challenger
Duncan Hunter Jr. s1sCalifornia Republican
Kay Bailey Hutchison s1sTX Republican Sr Senator (Retiring)
Bob Inglis s1sSouth Carolina Republican (until 2010)
James Inhofe s1sOK Republican Sr Senator
Johnny Isakson s1sGA Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
Lynn Jenkins s1sKansas Republican
Mike Johanns s1sNE Former Republican Governor (2005-2007); elected Senator 2008
Sam Johnson s1sTexas Republican
Timothy Johnson s1sIllinois Republican
Walter Beaman Jones s1sNorth Carolina Republican
Jim Jordan s1sOhio Republican
Peter King s1sNew York Rep./Ind./Cons./Right-To-Life
Steve King s1sIowa Republican
Jack Kingston s1sGeorgia Republican
Mark Kirk s1sIL Republican Jr Senator
John Kline s1sMinnesota Republican
Jon Kyl s1sAZ Republican Jr Senator (Retiring)
Doug Lamborn s1sColorado Republican
Leonard Lance s1sNew Jersey Republican
Tom Latham s1sIowa Republican
Steven LaTourette s1sOhio Republican
Bob Latta s1sOhio Republican
Chris Lee s1sNew York Republican (Resigned 2011)
Jerry Lewis s1sCalifornia Republican (Retiring 2012)
Frank LoBiondo s1sNew Jersey Republican
Frank Dean Lucas s1sOklahoma Republican
Blaine Luetkemeyer s1sMissouri Republican
Richard Lugar s1sIN Republican Sr Senator
Dan Lungren s1sCalifornia Republican
Connie Mack s1sFL Former Republican Senator (until 2000)
Donald Manzullo s1sIllinois Republican
Kenny Marchant s1sTexas Republican
Kevin McCarthy s1sCalifornia Republican
Michael McCaul s1sTexas Republican
Tom McClintock s1sCA03 Former Republican Challenger (2003)
Mitch McConnell s1sKY Republican Sr Senator
Thad McCotter s1sMichigan Republican
Patrick McHenry s1sNorth Carolina Republican
John McHugh s1sNew York Republican/Conservative
Buck McKeon s1sCalifornia Republican
John Mica s1sFlorida Republican
Candice Miller s1sMichigan Republican
Gary Miller s1sCalifornia Republican
Jeff Miller s1sFlorida Republican
Jerry Moran s1sKansas Republican (until 2010)
Tim Murphy s1sPennsylvania Republican
Sue Myrick s1sNorth Carolina Republican
Randy Neugebauer s1sTexas Republican
Devin Nunes s1sCalifornia Republican
Pete Olson s1sTexas Republican
Ron Paul s1sPOTUS Republican (Libertarian 1988)
Erik Paulsen s1sMinnesota Republican
Mike Pence s2pIndiana Republican (Gov. run 2012)
Tom Petri s1sWisconsin Republican
Joseph Pitts s1sPennsylvania Republican
Todd Platts s1sPennsylvania Republican (Retiring 2012)
Ted Poe s1sTexas Republican
Bill Posey s1sFlorida Republican
Tom Price s1sGeorgia Republican
Dennis Rehberg s1sMontana Republican (Senate run 2012)
Dave Reichert s1sWashington Republican (Governor run 2012)
Jim Risch s1sID Former Republican Governor (2006-2007); U.S. Senator
Pat Roberts s1sKS Republican Sr Senator
Phil Roe s1sTennessee Republican
Hal Rogers s1sKentucky Republican
Michael Rogers s1sAlabama Republican
Mike Rogers s1sMichigan Republican
Dana Rohrabacher s1sCalifornia Republican
Tom Rooney s1sFlorida Republican
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen s1sFlorida Republican
Peter Roskam s1sIllinois Republican
Ed Royce s1sCalifornia Republican
Paul Ryan s1sWisconsin Republican
Steve Scalise s1sLA Republican challenger
Jean Schmidt s1sOhio Republican
Aaron Schock s1sIllinois Republican
James Sensenbrenner s1sWisconsin Republican
Jeff Sessions s1sAL Republican Sr Senator
Pete Sessions s1sTexas Republican
John Shadegg s1sArizona Republican
John Shimkus s1sIllinois Republican
Bill Shuster s1sPennsylvania Republican
Mike Simpson s1sIdaho Republican
Adrian Smith s1sNebraska Republican
Christopher Smith s1sNew Jersey Republican
Lamar Smith s1sTexas Republican
Mark Souder s1sIndiana Republican (until 2010)
Cliff Stearns s1sFlorida Republican
John Sullivan s1sOklahoma Republican
Lee Terry s1sNebraska Republican
Glenn Thompson s1sPennsylvania Republican
Mac Thornberry s1sTexas Republican
John Thune s1sSD Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
Todd Tiahrt s1sKansas Republican (until 2010)
Pat Tiberi s1sOhio Republican
Mike Turner s1sOhio Republican
Fred Upton s1sMichigan Republican
David Vitter s1sLA Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
George Voinovich s1sOH Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2010)
Greg Walden s1sOregon Republican
Zach Wamp s1sTennessee Republican (until 2010)
Lynn Westmoreland s1sGeorgia Republican
Ed Whitfield s1sKentucky Republican
Joe Wilson s1sSouth Carolina Republican
Robert Wittman s1sVirginia Republican
Frank Wolf s1sVirginia Republican
Bill Young s1sFlorida Republican
Don Young s1sAlaska Republican

Independents participating in 2009-S34

Ginny Brown-Waite s1sFlorida Former GOP (until 2010)
Michael Castle s1sDE 2010 Senate Challenger (lost GOP primary); currently US Rep.
Lincoln Diaz-Balart s1sFlorida Former GOP (until 2010)
Darrell Issa s1sCA03 Former Initiator of Gubernatorial Recall (2003)
John Linder s1sGeorgia Former GOP (until 2010)
Mel Martinez s1sFL Former GOP Senator (resigned 2009); previously HUD Secy.
Adam Putnam s1sFlorida Former GOP (until 2010)
George Radanovich s1sCalifornia Former GOP (until 2010)

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 8
Republicans: 198
Independents: 8

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