Who voted to waste more money on the bloated defense budget?

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.

Freezing Pentagon spending

On Agreeing to the Amendment
07/19/2012
House Roll Call No. 495
112nd Congress, 2nd Session

Agreed to: 247-167 (see complete tally)

How the U.S. House from Washington voted: voted
   • Rep. Norm Dicks (D-6) Y
   • Rep. Doc Hastings (R-4) N
   • Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-3) Y
   • Rep. Rick Larsen (D-2) Y
   • Rep. Jim McDermott (D-7) Y
   • Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-5) N
   • Rep. Dave Reichert (R-8) N
   • Rep. Adam Smith (D-9) Y
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