T-HUD Appropriations Vote Recap
Earlier today, the House of Representatives voted on the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act (H.R.5972). The act provides a net of $51.6 billion in appropriations for related programs in fiscal year 2013, and increases spending on numerous programs, including the Essential Air Service, Amtrak, and the Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority, all of which have been identified as wasteful. The vote is listed below, along with a breakdown of how Republicans and Democrats voted.
Republicans Voting Yes: 182
Republicans Voting No: 55
Democrats Voting Yes: 79
Democrats Voting No: 108