Peace Action reports that House Roll Call No. 495, an amendment that effectively freezes military spending at this year’s level, passed the House with bipartisan support.
Reps. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) and Barney Frank (D-MA)’ amendment cuts $1.1 billion from the 2013 Pentagon budget
All Washington State Democrats supported the amendment, as did one Republican.
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On Agreeing to the Amendment
Agreed to: 247-167 (see complete tally)