RECENT VOTES

H.R. 5501: Global HIV/AIDS

April 2, 2008

On Wednesday the House considered H.R. 5501: Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act. This bill reauthorizes and improves the Global AIDS program at $50 billion over the next five years. It supports research for new vaccines and prevention efforts, as well as support for nutrition, education and health care programs. H.R. 5501 also strengthens the hospitals, clinics and laboratories of developing countries.

I voted YES. H.R. 5501 passed with bipartisan support and the entire vote is recorded below:

  YEA NAY PRESENT NOT VOTING
DEMOCRAT

230

0

0

3

REPUBLICAN

78

116

0

4

TOTAL

308

116

0

7

MASSACHUSETTS
DELEGATION

10

0

0

0