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95-S1322 on Oct 13, 1995

Decided Nov 8, 1995
Bill Sponsorship: the Jerusalem Embassy Act
Source: Bill sponsored by 77 Senators and 78 Reps
    Declares it to be U.S. policy that:
  • Jerusalem remain an undivided city in which the rights of every ethnic religious group are protected;
  • Jerusalem be recognized as the capital of the State of Israel;
  • the U.S. Embassy in Israel be established in Jerusalem no later than May 31, 1999.
  • Makes specified amounts of such funds available until expended in FY 1996 and 1997 only for construction and other costs associated with relocating the U.S. Embassy Jerusalem.
Corresponding House bill is H.R.1595. Became Public Law No: 104-45.

  • Topic: War & Peace
  • Headline: Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem

  • 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 95-S1322

Rob Andrews s1oNew Jersey Democrat (resigned 2014) 
Max Baucus s1oMT Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Barbara Boxer s1oCA Democratic Jr Senator 
Bill Bradley s1oNJ Democratic Senator (Former) 
John Breaux s1oLA Former Democratic incumbent; retired 2004 
Richard Bryan s1oNV Democratic Senator (Former) 
James Clyburn s1oSouth Carolina Democrat 
Kent Conrad s1oND Democrat Sr Senator (Retiring) 
Tom Daschle s1oSD Former Democratic Senator 
Peter Deutsch s1oFL Former Democratic Senate challenger (2004); US Rep. 
Byron Dorgan s1oND Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2010) 
Mike Doyle s1oPennsylvania Democrat 
Richard Durbin s1oIL Democratic Sr Senator 
Russell Feingold s1oPOTUS Democrat 
Dianne Feinstein s1oCA Democratic Sr Senator 
Wendell Ford s1oKY Democratic Senator (Former) 
Martin Frost s1oTexas Democrat (Until 2004) 
Bob Graham s1oFL Former Democratic Senator; retired 2004 
Gene Green s1oTexas Democrat 
Tom Harkin s1oIA Democratic Jr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Fritz Hollings s1oSC Former Democratic Sr Senator; retired 2004 
Daniel Inouye s1oHI Democratic Sr Senator 
Tim Johnson s1oSD Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Patrick Kennedy s1oRhode Island Democrat (until 2010) 
Ted Kennedy s1oMA Democratic Senator (until 2009) 
John Kerry s1oMA Democratic Sr Senator 
Herbert Kohl s1oWI Democratic Sr Senator (Retiring) 
Tom Lantos s1oCalifornia Former Democrat (until 2008) 
Frank Lautenberg s1oNJ Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Carl Levin s1oMI Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Paul McHale s1oPennsylvania Democrat (retired 1998 
Carrie Meek s1oFlorida Democrat (retired 2002) 
Barbara Mikulski s1oMD Democratic Sr Senator 
Carol Moseley-Braun s1oIL Former Democratic Senator (Until 1998) 
Pat Moynihan s1oNY Democratic Senator (Former) 
Patty Murray s1oWA Democratic Sr Senator 
Claiborne Pell s1oRI Democratic Senator (Former) 
Charles Rangel s1oNew York Dem./Lib./Working-Families 
Harry Reid s1oNV Democratic Sr Senator 
Charles Robb s1oVA Democratic Senator (Former) 
John Rockefeller s1oWV Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Charles Schumer s1oNY Democratic Sr Senator 
Arlen Specter s1oPA Former Democratic incumbent (elected as Republican) 
Bart Stupak s1oMichigan Democrat (until 2010) 
John Tanner s1oTennessee Democrat (until 2010) 
Paul Wellstone s1oMN Democratic Senator (Former) 

Republicans participating in 95-S1322

Wayne Allard s1oCO Former Republican Senator (retired 2008) 
Bill Archer s1oTexas Republican 
John Ashcroft s1oMO Republican Senator (Former) 
Bob Barr s1oGeorgia Republican Challenger 
Robert Bennett s1oUT Former Republican Senator 
Peter Blute s1oMassachusetts Republican Former (1994-) 
Kit Bond s1oMO Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2010) 
Hank Brown s1oCO Former Republican Senator (Until 1996) 
Conrad Burns s1oMT Former Republican Senator (MT, 1989-2007) 
Dan Burton s1oIndiana Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Dave Camp s1oMichigan Republican (Retiring 2014) 
Ben Nighthorse Campbell s1oCO Former Republican incumbent; retired 2004 
Steve Chabot s1oOhio Republican 
Daniel Coats s1oIN Republican Jr Senator 
John Howard Coble s1oNorth Carolina Republican (retiring 2014) 
Thad Cochran s1oMS Republican Sr Senator 
William Cohen s1oME Republican Senator (Former) 
Paul Coverdell s1oGA Republican Senator (Former) 
Larry Craig s1oID Former Republican Senator (until 2008) 
Al D'Amato s1oNY Former Republican Jr Senator 
Tom DeLay s1oTexas Republican 
Mike DeWine s1oOH Former Republican Senator (lost re-election, 2006) 
Bob Dole s1iKS Former Republican Senator (Until 1996) 
Pete Domenici s1oNM Former Republican Senator (retired 2008) 
Jennifer Dunn s1oWashington Republican (Until 2004) 
Lauch Faircloth s1oNC Republican Senator (Former) 
Michael Forbes s1oNew York Republican (retired) 
Jon Fox s1oPennsylvania Republican Former (1994-) 
Bill Frist s1oPOTUS Republican 
Benjamin Gilman s1oNew York Republican 
Newt Gingrich s1iGeorgia Republican Former (1994-) 
Slade Gorton s1oWA Republican Senator (Former) 
Phil Gramm s1oTX Former Republican Senator 
Rod Grams s1oMN Republican Senator (Former) 
Chuck Grassley s1oIA Republican Sr Senator 
Denny Hastert s1oIllinois Republican (Retired 2007) 
Doc Hastings s1oWashington Republican (retiring 2014) 
Orrin Hatch s1oUT Republican Sr Senator 
J.D. Hayworth s1oArizona Republican (until 2007) 
Jesse Helms s1oNC Former Republican Senator 
Steve Horn s1oCalifornia Republican 
Kay Bailey Hutchison s1oTX Republican Sr Senator (Retiring) 
James Inhofe s1oOK Republican Sr Senator 
Sam Johnson s1oTexas Republican 
Sue Kelly s1oNew York Republican (until 2007) 
Jon Kyl s1oAZ Republican Jr Senator (Retiring) 
Ray LaHood s1oIllinois Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Steven LaTourette s1oOhio Republican 
Rick Lazio s1oNew York Republican Candidate (Former) 
Frank LoBiondo s1oNew Jersey Republican 
Jim Longley s1oMaine Republican Former (1994-) 
Trent Lott s1oMS Former Republican Senator (MS, 1989-2007) 
Connie Mack s1oFL Former Republican Senator (until 2000) 
John McCain s1oAZ Republican Sr Senator 
Mitch McConnell s1oKY Republican Sr Senator 
David McIntosh s1oIndiana Republican 
Jan Meyers s1oKansas Republican Former (1994-) 
John Mica s1oFlorida Republican 
Susan Molinari s1oNew York Republican Former (1994-) 
Frank Murkowski s1oAK Former Republican Governor (2002-2006) 
Sue Myrick s1oNorth Carolina Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Don Nickles s1oOK Former Republican incumbent; retired 2004 
Jim Nussle s1oIowa Republican 
Bill Paxon s1oNew York Republican Former (1994-) 
John Porter s1oIllinois Republican (retired) 
Deborah Pryce s1oOhio Republican 
Frank Riggs s1oCalifornia Republican Former (1994-) 
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen s1oFlorida Republican 
William Roth s1oDE Former Republican Senator (unseated, 2000) 
Matt Salmon s1oArizona Republican 
Rick Santorum s1oPA Former Republican Senator (lost re-election, 2006) 
Jim Saxton s1oNew Jersey Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Andrea Seastrand s1oCalifornia Republican Former (1994-) 
John Shadegg s1oArizona Republican 
Clay Shaw s1oFlorida Republican 
Richard Shelby s1oAL Republican Jr Senator 
Christopher Smith s1oNew Jersey Republican 
Lamar Smith s1oTexas Republican 
Linda Smith s1oWashington Republican Former (1994-) 
Olympia Snowe s1oME Republican Sr Senator 
Gerald Solomon s1oNew York Republican Former (1994-) 
Mark Souder s1oIndiana Republican (until 2010) 
Cliff Stearns s1oFlorida Republican (Lost 2012 primary) 
Ted Stevens s1oAK Former Republican Sr Senator 
Steve Stockman s1oTexas Republican (Senate run 2014) 
Jim Talent s1oMissouri Republican 
Craig Thomas s1oWY Former Republican Senator (deceased in office 2007) 
Fred Thompson s1oPOTUS Republican 
Mac Thornberry s1oTexas Republican 
Strom Thurmond s1oSC Former Republican Senator 
Peter Torkildsen s1oMassachusetts Republican Former (1994-) 
Barbara Vucanovich s1oNevada Republican Former (1994-) 
John Warner s1oVA Former Republican Senator (retired 2008) 
Jerry Weller s1oIllinois Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Dick Zimmer s1oNJ Republican Senate challenger 

Independents participating in 95-S1322

Joe Biden s1oDE Vice President 
Charles Canady s1oFlorida Former GOP 
Lincoln Diaz-Balart s1oFlorida Former GOP (until 2010) 
Howell Heflin s1oAL Former Senator (until March 2005) 
John Hostettler s1oIN 2010 Senate Challenger (lost GOP primary); formerly US Rep. 
Dirk Kempthorne s1oID Former GOP Governor (1999-2006); and Cabinet Sec'y. 
Joseph Lieberman s1oCT Independent Sr Senator; Gore's VP nominee (Retiring) 
John Linder s1oGeorgia Former GOP (until 2010) 
Larry Pressler s1oSD Independent Challenger 
Bob Smith s1oFL 2010 Challenger; lost FL GOP primary; previous NH Senator 
Bob Stump s1oArizona Former GOP (until 2010) 

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 46
Republicans: 95
Independents: 11

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