Thu October 17, 2013
Government Shutdown Over: How They Voted
The House and the Senate approved a bill that ended the federal government shutdown and gave the Treasury an extended debt ceiling. The Senate approved the measure 81-18; a deal which originated from the leaders of Republican and Democratic Senators. Hours later, the House approved it as well, with most Republicans opposing it. The final vote was 285-144.
How did lawmakers vote representing SW Ohio?
(D) Sherrod Brown- YES
(R) Rob Portman-YES
(R) Mike Turner (10th district)-NO
(R) John Boehner (8th district)-YES
(R) Jim Jordan (4th district) -NO
(R) Steve Stivers (15th district)-YES
(R) Steve Chabot (1st district)-NO
(R) Brad Wenstrop (2nd district)-NO