Issues and Legislation-Rhode Island (02801)
Key Votes
Senate Votes Reed (D)Whitehouse (D)
Voted Score Voted Score
Rejected S. 2193 (Stop Illegal Reentry Act, or Kate's Law) 07/06/2016 N N
Rejected H.R. 2578, Amdt. No. 4787 (Patriot Act/National Security Letters) 06/22/2016 Y Y
Rejected Feinstein firearms amendment to H.R. 2578 (Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill for FY 2017) 06/20/2016 Y Y
Rejected Cornyn watchlist amendment to H.R. 2578 (Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill for FY 2017) 06/20/2016 N N
Passed S. 754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act 10/27/2015 Y Y
Failed Amendment 2581 to S. 754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act 10/27/2015 N Y
Failed Amendment 2552 to S. 754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act 10/27/2015 Y N
Failed Amendment 2621 to S. 754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act 10/27/2015 Y N
Failed S. 2146, the "Stop Sanctuary Policies and Protect Americans Act" - Cloture Vote 10/20/2015 N N
Rejected H.R. 36, the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act" - Cloture Vote 09/22/2015 N N
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1881, A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. 08/03/2015 N N
Rejected Amendment to Prohibit Anti-LGBT Discrimination in Public Schools (S. Amdt. 2093 to the Every Child Achieves Act) 07/14/2015 Y Y
Agreed To McCain/Feinstein Anti-Torture Amendment No. 1889 to the FY 2016 NDAA 06/16/2015 Y Y
Rejected On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1449, McConnell Amdt. to USA FREEDOM ACT 06/02/2015 N N
Rejected On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1450, McConnell Amdt. to USA FREEDOM ACT 06/02/2015 N N
Rejected On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1451, McConnell Amdt. to USA FREEDOM ACT 06/02/2015 N N
Rejected Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 1357, Reauthorization of the USA PATRIOT ACT 05/23/2015 N N
Rejected USA FREEDOM Act (Motion to invoke cloture on motion to proceed) 11/18/2014 Y Y
Rejected Protect Womenís Health from Corporate Interference Act 07/16/2014 Y Y
Rejected The Paycheck Fairness Act 04/09/2014 Y Y
Rejected Military Justice Improvement Act 03/06/2014 N N
Rejected Ayotte Amdt. No. 2255 to the National Defense Authorization Act 11/19/2013 N N
Passed Employment Non-Discrimination Act 11/07/2013 Y Y
Rejected Employment Non-Discrimination Act - Toomey Amdt. No. 2013 11/07/2013 N N
Passed S. 744, A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. 06/27/2013 Y Y
Agreed To S. 744, Cornyn Amendment SA 1251 (Motion to table) 06/20/2013 Y Y
Rejected S. 744, Lee Amendment SA 1208 06/19/2013 N N
Agreed To S.744, Paul Amendment SA 1200 (Motion to table) 06/19/2013 Y Y
Rejected S. 744, Thune Amendment SA 1197 06/18/2013 N N
Agreed To Motion to Table Grassley Amdt. No. 1195 to S. 744 06/13/2013 Y Y
Rejected Alexander Amendment to the Fiscal Year 2014 Senate Budget Resolution 03/22/2013 N N
Rejected Grassley Substitute Amendment to the Violence Against Women Act 02/07/2013 N N
Rejected The Paycheck Fairness Act 06/05/2012 Y Y
Agreed To Blunt Amendment to Create Loophole for Insurance Plans Based on Religious/Moral Objection 03/01/2012 Y Y
Rejected 'Net Neutrality' Disapproval 11/10/2011 N N
Agreed To Senate Vote to Pass the PATRIOT Sunsets Extension Act of 2011 05/26/2011 Y Y
Rejected Concurrent Resolution to Defund Planned Parenthood 04/14/2011 N N
Agreed To "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Repeal Act of 2010 - Senate Vote 12/18/2010 Y Y
Agreed To "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Repeal Act of 2010 - Cloture Vote 12/18/2010 Y Y
Rejected DREAM Act-Cloture Vote 12/18/2010 Y Y
Rejected Paycheck Fairness Act - Cloture Vote 11/17/2010 Y Y
Rejected Campaign Finance Restrictions on Free Speech and Privacy - Cloture Vote 07/27/2010 Y Y
Rejected Federally-Funded Private and Religious School Vouchers (2010) 03/16/2010 N N
Agreed To Limiting Women's Access to Abortion Coverage (Senate) 12/08/2009 Y Y
Agreed To Ensuring Access to Women's Preventive Health Services 12/03/2009 Y Y
Agreed To Obstructing the Transfer of Detainees to Federal Criminal Courts 11/17/2009 Y Y
Agreed To Barring Federal Court Prosecutions of Alleged 9/11 Cases 11/05/2009 Y Y
Rejected Mandating the Use of a Flawed Employment Verification Database 07/08/2009 Y Y
Rejected Federally-Funded Private and Religious School Vouchers (2009) 03/10/2009 N N
Rejected Government-Funded Religion in Federal Construction 02/05/2009 N N
Passed Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 (Senate) 01/22/2009 Y Y
Failed Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act-Weakening Amendment 01/22/2009 N N
Passed FISA Amendments Act of 2008 (Senate) 07/09/2008 N Y
Passed Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act 04/24/2008 Y Y
Rejected Eliminating Pay Discrimination 04/23/2008 Y Y
Rejected Ban on Bulk Collection of Communications 02/12/2008 Y Y
Rejected Removal of Telecom Immunity 02/12/2008 Y Y
Rejected Protecting the Private Communications of Americans 02/12/2008 Y Y
Agreed To Prosecuting Hate Crimes 09/27/2007 Y Y
Rejected Habeas Corpus Restoration 09/19/2007 Y Y
Agreed To Lifting the Global Gag Rule 09/06/2007 Y Y
Rejected Expansion of Real ID 06/27/2007 N N
Rejected Voter ID Requirements 06/05/2007 N N
Agreed To Grassrootes Lobbying 01/18/2007 N N
Rejected Removing Judicial Protections from Detainees 09/28/2006 Y
Agreed To Privacy Protections in New Worker Database 05/23/2006 Y
Confirmed Samuel Alito Supreme Court Confirmation 01/31/2006 N
Rejected Patriot Act Reuathorization 12/16/2005 N
Agreed To Judicial Review of Torture 11/15/2005 Y
Agreed To Torture Prevention (Senate) 10/05/2005 Y
Agreed To Secrecy of the Intelligence Budget 10/04/2004 Y
Rejected Federal Marriage Constitutional Amendment 07/14/2004 N
Passed Uborn Victims of Violence Act 03/25/2004 N
Rejected Freedom to Travel 10/23/2003 N
Agreed To FCC Media Ownership Rules 09/16/2003 Y
Agreed To Reporting on Guantanamo Bay Detainees 07/16/2003 N
Passed Government Surveillance Powers 05/08/2003 Y
Passed Abortion Ban 03/13/2003 N
Passed Ban on Raves 02/24/2003 NV
House Votes Cicilline (D)
Voted Score
Passed Tell your congressperson: Protect the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid 05/04/2017 N
Passed S. 304 (Conscience Protection Act) 07/13/2016 N
Agreed To Palmer Amendment to H.R. 5485, the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017 07/07/2016 N
Failed Grayson abortion restriction amendment to H.R. 5485, the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017 07/06/2016 Y
Failed H.R. 5293, Amdt. No. 1204 (Section 702 backdoor loophole) 06/16/2016 Y
Failed H.R. 4889, the Kelsey Smith Act 05/23/2016 NV
Passed National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 05/18/2016 N
Passed H.R. 699, the Email Privacy Act (ECPA reform) 04/27/2016 Y
Passed H.R. 10, the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Reauthorization Act 10/21/2015 N
Passed H.R. 3495, the Women's Public Health and Safety Act 09/29/2015 N
Passed H.R. 3504, the "Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act" 09/18/2015 N
Passed H.R. 3134, the "Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015" 09/18/2015 N
Failed H.AMDT.658 to H.R. 6, the "21st Century Cures Act" 07/10/2015 Y
Passed Final Passage of the FY 2016 NDAA 05/15/2015 N
Failed Smith of Washington Amendment No. 16 to NDAA 05/14/2015 Y
Agreed To Walorski of Indiana Amendment No. 15 to FY 2016 NDAA 05/14/2015 N
Passed H.R. 36, the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act" 05/13/2015 N
Passed Disapproving the action of the District of Columbia Council in approving the Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act of 2014 04/30/2015 N
Passed H.R. 5759, "Executive Amnesty Prevention Act of 2014" 12/04/2014 N
Passed Limiting deferred action for immigration 08/01/2014 N
Passed Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014 08/01/2014 N
Passed World War II Memorial Prayer Act 06/23/2014 Y
Failed Smith Amendments No. 676 to the NDAA 05/22/2014 Y
Failed Smith Amendments No. 675 to the NDAA 05/22/2014 Y
Passed No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014 01/28/2014 N
Passed 20-week Abortion Ban 06/18/2013 N
Failed Smith Amendment No. 20 to the NDAA 06/14/2013 Y
Agreed To Walorski Amendment No. 19 to the NDAA 06/14/2013 N
Failed Smith Amendment No. 13 to the NDAA 06/13/2013 Y
Agreed To Goodlatte Amendment No. 11 to the NDAA 06/13/2013 N
Failed Deutch Amendment to H.R. 2217 FY 2014 DHS Appropriations 06/05/2013 Y
Passed Stolen Valor Act 05/20/2013 Y
Passed Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act 04/18/2013 N
Failed McMorris Rodgers Substitute Amendment to the Violence Against Women Acy 02/28/2013 N
Passed Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2013 02/13/2013 N
Agreed To Pro-DOMA Amendment to FY 2013 Defense Appropriations 07/19/2012 N
Failed Prenatal Non-discrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2012 05/31/2012 N
Failed Amendment to Stop Using DOJ Resources on Certain Federal Marijuana Investigations in Medical Marijuana States 05/09/2012 Y
Agreed To Black of Tennessee Amendment to House CJS FY13 Appropriations Bill 05/09/2012 N
Passed House Vote to Pass the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act 04/26/2012 N
Passed Protect Life Act 10/13/2011 N
Agreed To Pro-DOMA Amendment to FY 2012 Defense Appropriations 07/07/2011 N
Passed House Vote to Pass the PATRIOT Sunsets Extension Act of 2011 05/26/2011 N
Passed No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 05/04/2011 N
Passed Concurrent Resolution to Defund Planned Parenthood 04/14/2011 N
Passed Federally-Funded Private and Religious School Vouchers 03/30/2011 N
Failed Amendment to Limit Suspicionless Patriot Act Searches 02/18/2011 Y
Agreed To Amendment to Defund Planned Parenthood 02/18/2011 N
Passed House Vote to Pass the FISA Sunsets Extension Act of 2011 02/17/2011 N
Passed PATRIOT Act Extension-House Vote #2 02/14/2011 N
Failed PATRIOT Act Extension-House Vote #1 02/08/2011 N
Passed "Dont Ask, Dont Tell" Repeal Act of 2010-House Vote 12/15/2010
Passed DREAM Act 12/08/2010
Passed Campaign Finance Restrictions on Free Speech and Privacy 06/24/2010
Agreed To Repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"-Amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act 05/27/2010
Failed Banning Abortion Coverage 03/21/2010
Passed Reauthorization of Patriot Act Provisions 02/25/2010
Agreed To Limiting Women's Access to Abortion Coverage 11/07/2009
Failed Denying Planned Parenthood Title X Funding 07/24/2009
Failed Prohibiting Funding of Syringe Exchange Programs 07/24/2009
Agreed To Videotapping Detainee Interrogations 06/25/2009
Agreed To Amendment to Limit the use of Whole-Body Imaging Technology in Airports 06/04/2009
Passed Prosecuting Hate Crimes 04/29/2009
Passed Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 (House Vote on Senate Version of Ledbetter Bill, S. 181) 01/27/2009
Passed Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 (House Vote on Original House Bill, H.R. 11) 01/09/2009
Passed Paycheck Fairness Act 01/09/2009
Failed Paycheck Fairness Act 01/09/2009
Agreed To Videotaping Detainee Interrogations 05/23/2008
Failed Videotapping Detainee Interrogations 05/17/2007
Agreed To Preventing Illegal Wiretapping 05/11/2007
Failed Government Funded Religious Discrimination in Head Start 05/02/2007
Passed Voting Rights Act Reauthorization 07/13/2006
Failed Repeal of Voting Language Assistance 07/13/2006
Failed Weakening Amendment to the Voting Rights Act 07/13/2006
Failed Medical Marijuana 06/28/2006
Passed 527 Reform Act 04/05/2006
Passed Torture Prevention 12/14/2005
Passed Patriot Act Reauthorization 12/14/2005
Agreed To Non-Profit Gag 10/26/2005
Agreed To Government Funded Religious Discrimination in Head Start 09/22/2005
Agreed To Prosecuting Hate Crimes 09/14/2005
Failed Removal of Mandatory Minimums 09/14/2005
Passed Flag Desecration Amendment 06/22/2005
Agreed To Library Record Searches 06/15/2005
Failed Reproductive Rights within the Military 05/25/2005
Failed Government Funded Religious Discrimination in Job Training 03/02/2005
Failed Expedited Removal 10/08/2004
Failed Proper Protection for Asylum Seekers 10/08/2004
Agreed To Pre-Trial Detention 10/08/2004
Agreed To Dramatic Expansion of the Death Penalty 10/08/2004
Failed Creation of a Civil Liberties Board 10/08/2004
Failed Federal Marriage Constitutional Amendment 09/30/2004
Passed Pledge Protection Act 09/23/2004
Passed Anti-Marriage Court-Stripping Bill 07/22/2004
Failed Patriot Act Fixes 07/08/2004
Failed Medical Marijuana Amendment 07/07/2004
Passed Unborn Victims of Violence Act 02/26/2004
Failed Protection Against Government Funded Religion 02/04/2004
Agreed To School Vouchers 09/09/2003
Agreed To Freedom to Travel 09/09/2003
Failed Religious Discrimination 07/25/2003
Passed Abortion Ban 06/04/2003
Passed Flag Desecration Constituional Amendment 06/03/2003
Passed Ban on Raves 04/10/2003
Agreed To Limiting Judicial Sentencing Discretion 03/27/2003
Failed Temporary Assistance to Needy Families Reauthorization 02/13/2003
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