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2009-S428 on Feb 12, 2009

Source: S.428&HR.874
Prohibits the President from regulating or prohibiting travel to or from Cuba by U.S. citizens or legal residents or any of the transactions ordinarily incident to such travel, except in time of war or armed hostilities between the United States and Cuba, or of imminent danger to the public health or the physical safety of U.S. travelers.

  • Topic: Foreign Policy
  • Headline: Allow travel between the United States and Cuba
  • Headline 2: Sponsored bill allowing travel between US and Cuba

    Participating counts on AmericansElect question 5.
  • Headline: Allow travel between the United States and Cuba (Answer: C)
  • Headline 2: Sponsored bill allowing travel between US and Cuba (Answer: D)
  • AmericansElect Quiz Question 5 on Foreign Policy: When you think about the US pursuing its interests abroad, which of the following is closest to your opinion?
    • A: The US should always act in its own interest regardless of what other countries think
    • B: The US should rarely listen to other countries
    • C: The US should listen to other countries more often than not
    • D: The US should always listen to other countries before pursuing its own interests
    • E: Unsure

  • 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-S428

Neil Abercrombie s1sHawaii Democrat (Resigned 2010)
Brian Baird s1sWashington Democrat (until 2010)
Tammy Baldwin s1sWI Democratic Challenger
Max Baucus s1sMT Democratic Sr Senator
Marion Berry s1sArkansas Former Democrat (until 2010)
Jeff Bingaman s1sNM Democratic Sr Senator (Retiring)
Sanford Bishop s1sGeorgia Democrat
Timothy Bishop s1sNew York Democrat
Earl Blumenauer s1sOregon Democrat
Leonard Boswell s1sIowa Democrat
Rick Boucher s1sVirginia Democrat (until 2010)
Barbara Boxer s1sCA Democratic Jr Senator
Robert Brady s1sPennsylvania Democrat
Roland Burris s1sIL Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2010)
Maria Cantwell s1sWA Democratic Jr Senator
Lois Capps s1sCalifornia Democrat
Michael Capuano s1sMA Former Democratic Primary Senate Challenger (2009)
Yvette Clarke s1sNew York Democrat
William Lacy Clay s1sMissouri Democrat
Emmanuel Cleaver s1sMissouri Democrat
James Clyburn s1sSouth Carolina Democrat
Steve Cohen s1sTennessee Democrat
Kent Conrad s1sND Democrat Sr Senator (Retiring)
John Conyers s1sMichigan Democrat
Jim Cooper s1sTennessee Democrat
Jim Costa s1sCalifornia Democrat
Jerry Costello s1sIllinois Democrat (Retiring 2012)
Joe Courtney s1sConnecticut Democrat
Joseph Crowley s1sNew York Democrat
Elijah Cummings s1sMaryland Democrat
Danny Davis s1sIllinois Democrat
Lincoln Davis s1sTennessee Democrat (until 2010)
Susan Davis s1sCalifornia Democrat
Peter Defazio s1sOregon Democrat
Diana DeGette s1sColorado Democrat
Bill Delahunt s2pMassachusetts Democrat (until 2010)
Rosa DeLauro s1sConnecticut Democrat
Norm Dicks s1sWashington Democrat
Chris Dodd s1sCT Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2010)
Lloyd Doggett s1sTexas Democrat
Byron Dorgan s2pND Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2010)
Mike Doyle s1sPennsylvania Democrat
Steven Driehaus s1sOhio Democrat (until 2010)
Richard Durbin s1sIL Democratic Sr Senator
Donna Edwards s1sMaryland Democrat
Keith Ellison s1sMinnesota Democrat
Anna Eshoo s1sCalifornia Democrat
Bob Etheridge s1sNorth Carolina Democrat (Unseated 2010)
Sam Farr s1sCalifornia Democrat
Chaka Fattah s1sPennsylvania Democrat
Russell Feingold s1sPOTUS Democrat
Dianne Feinstein s1sCA Democratic Sr Senator
Bob Filner s1sCalifornia Democrat (Mayoral run 2011)
Barney Frank s1sMassachusetts Democrat (Retiring 2012)
Marcia Fudge s1sOhio Democrat
Charles Gonzalez s1sTexas Democrat (Retiring 2012)
Bart Gordon s1sTennessee Democrat (until 2010)
Raul Grijalva s1sArizona Democrat
Luis Gutierrez s1sIllinois Democrat
John Hall s1sNew York Democrat (until 2010)
Tom Harkin s1sIA Democratic Jr Senator
Jane Harman s1sCalifornia Democrat (Resigned 2011)
Stephanie Herseth s1sSouth Dakota Democratic (until 2010)
Maurice Hinchey s1sNew York Dem/Working-Fam.(Retired 2012)
Tim Holden s1sPennsylvania Democrat
Rush Holt s1sNew Jersey Democrat
Mike Honda s1sCalifornia Democrat
Jay Inslee s1sWashington Democrat (Gov. run 2012)
Steve Israel s1sNew York Democrat
Jesse Louis Jackson s1sIllinois Democrat
Sheila Jackson Lee s1sTexas Democrat
Eddie Bernice Johnson s1sTexas Democrat
Hank Johnson s1sGeorgia Democrat
Tim Johnson s1sSD Democratic Sr Senator
Steve Kagen s1sWI Democratic Challenger
Paul Kanjorski s1sPennsylvania Democrat (until 2010)
Marcy Kaptur s1sOhio Democrat
Dale Kildee s1sMichigan Democrat (Retiring 2012)
Carolyn Kilpatrick s1sMichigan Democrat (until 2010)
Mary Jo Kilroy s1sOhio Democrat (until 2010)
Ron Kind s1sWI Democratic Challenger
Amy Klobuchar s1sMN Democrat/DFL Sr Senator
Dennis Kucinich s1sOhio Democrat
Mary Landrieu s1sLA Democratic Sr Senator
James Langevin s1sRhode Island Democrat
Rick Larsen s1sWashington Democrat
John Larson s1sConnecticut Democrat
Patrick Leahy s1sVT Democratic Sr Senator
Barbara Lee s1sCalifornia Democrat
Carl Levin s1sMI Democratic Sr Senator
Sander Levin s1sMichigan Democrat
John Lewis s1sGeorgia Democrat
Blanche Lambert Lincoln s1sAR Former Democratic Senator
David Loebsack s1sIowa Democrat
Zoe Lofgren s1sCalifornia Democrat
Nita Lowey s1sNew York Democrat
Cynthia Lummis s1sWyoming Democrat
Steve Lynch s1sMassachusetts Democrat
Carolyn Maloney s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal
Ed Markey s1sMassachusetts Democrat
Jim Matheson s1sUtah Democrat
Doris Matsui s1sCalifornia Democrat
Carolyn McCarthy s1sNew York Dem./Ind./Working-Families
Claire McCaskill s1sMO Democratic Sr Senator; previously state Auditor
Betty McCollum s1sMinnesota Democrat
Jim McDermott s1sWashington Democrat
Jim McGovern s1sMassachusetts Democrat
Gregory Meeks s1sNew York Dem./Working-Families
Michael Michaud s1sMaine Democrat
George Miller s1sCalifornia Democrat
Alan Mollohan s1sWest Virginia Democrat
Dennis Moore s1sKansas Democrat (until 2010)
Gwen Moore s1sWisconsin Democrat
James Moran s1sVirginia Democrat
Patty Murray s1sWA Democratic Sr Senator
John Murtha s1sPennsylvania Democrat (Deceased Feb. 2010)
Jerrold Nadler s1sNew York Dem./Lib./Working-Families
Grace Napolitano s1sCalifornia Democrat
Richard Neal s1sMassachusetts Democrat
Eleanor Holmes Norton s1sDistrict of Columbia Democrat
James Oberstar s1sMinnesota Dem./Farmer/Labor (until 2010)
John Olver s1sMassachusetts Democrat (Retiring 2012)
Solomon Ortiz s1sTexas Democrat (Unseated 2010)
Ed Pastor s1sArizona Democrat
Donald Payne s1sNew Jersey Democrat
Collin Peterson s1sMinnesota Democrat/Farmer/Labor
Chellie Pingree s1sMaine Democrat
Jared Polis s1sColorado Democrat
Earl Pomeroy s1sNorth Dakota Democrat (until 2010)
David Eugene Price s1sNorth Carolina Democrat
Mark Pryor s1sAR Democratic Sr Senator
Nick Rahall s1sWest Virginia Democrat
Charles Rangel s1sNew York Dem./Lib./Working-Families
Jack Reed s1sRI Democratic Sr Senator
Laura Richardson s1sCalifornia Democrat
Mike Ross s1sArkansas Democrat (Retiring 2012)
Lucille Roybal-Allard s1sCalifornia Democrat
Dutch Ruppersberger s1sMaryland Democrat
Bobby Rush s1sIllinois Democrat
Tim Ryan s1sOhio Democrat
Linda Sanchez s1sCalifornia Democrat
Loretta Sanchez s1sCalifornia Democrat
Jan Schakowsky s1sIllinois Democrat
Allyson Schwartz s1sPennsylvania Democrat
Bobby Scott s1sVirginia Democrat
David Scott s1sGeorgia Democrat
Jose Serrano s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal
Louise Slaughter s1sNew York Democrat
David Adam Smith s1sWashington Democrat
Vic Snyder s1sArkansas Former Democrat (until 2010)
Jackie Speier s1sCalifornia Democrat
Pete Stark s1sCalifornia Democrat
Bart Stupak s1sMichigan Democrat (until 2010)
John Tanner s1sTennessee Democrat (until 2010)
Ellen Tauscher s1sCalifornia Former Democrat (until 2009)
Gene Taylor s1sMississippi Democrat (until 2010)
Jon Tester s1sMT Democratic Jr Senator
Bennie Thompson s1sMississippi Democrat
Mike Thompson s1sCalifornia Democrat
John Tierney s1sMassachusetts Democrat
Ed Towns s1sNew York Democrat/Liberal
Niki Tsongas s1sMassachusetts Democrat
Tom Udall s1sNew Mexico Democrat (Senate 2008)
Chris Van Hollen s1sMaryland Democrat
Nydia Velazquez s1sNew York Democrat/Working-Families
Tim Walz s1sMinnesota Democrat
Maxine Waters s1sCalifornia Democrat
Diane Watson s1sCalifornia Former Democrat (until 2010)
Mel Watt s1sNorth Carolina Democrat
Henry Waxman s1sCalifornia Democrat
James Webb s1sVA Democratic Sr Senator (Retiring)
Anthony Weiner s1sNew York Democrat (Resigned 2011)
Peter Welch s1sVermont Democrat
Lynn Woolsey s1sCalifornia Democrat (Retiring 2012)
Ron Wyden s1sOR Democratic Sr Senator
John Yarmuth s1sKentucky Democrat

Republicans participating in 2009-S428

Rodney Alexander s1sLouisiana Republican
John Barrasso s1sWY Republican Jr Senator
Judy Biggert s1sIllinois Republican
John Boozman s1sAR Republican Jr Senator
Henry Brown s1sSouth Carolina Republican (until 2010)
Jason Chaffetz s1sUT Former Republican Challenger (2011)
Susan Collins s1sME Republican Jr Senator
Michael Crapo s1sID Republican Sr Senator
Vernon Ehlers s1sMichigan Republican (until 2010)
Jo Ann Emerson s1sMissouri Republican
Michael Enzi s1sWY Republican Sr Senator
Jeff Flake s1sArizona Republican (Senate run 2012)
Timothy Johnson s1sIllinois Republican
Richard Lugar s1sIN Republican Sr Senator
Jerry Moran s1sKansas Republican (until 2010)
Ron Paul s1sPOTUS Republican (Libertarian 1988)

Independents participating in 2009-S428

Bernie Sanders s1sVermont Independent
Joe Sestak s1sPA 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently US Rep.

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 176
Republicans: 16
Independents: 2

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