House Approves Budget

NJ Votes 9-4 in favor
Overall vote is 260-167


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The House of Representatives voted 260-167 to approve the FY2011 Budget. The Senate approved the bill in the evening and sent the bill to President Obama for signature. The budget as we have reported included $38 billion in cuts to domestic spending. Congress will now focus on FY2012 and raising the debt ceiling.

Both Senator Lautenberg and Senator Menendez voted in favor of the legislation.

This is how the members of the NJ Delegation voted:

Yea NJ-1 Andrews, Robert [D]
Yea NJ-2 LoBiondo, Frank [R]
Yea NJ-3 Runyan, Jon [R]
Yea NJ-4 Smith, Christopher [R]
Nay NJ-5 Garrett, Scott [R]
Nay NJ-6 Pallone, Frank [D]
Yea NJ-7 Lance, Leonard [R]
Yea NJ-8 Pascrell, William [D]
Yea NJ-9 Rothman, Steven [D]
Nay NJ-10 Payne, Donald [D]
Yea NJ-11 Frelinghuysen, Rodney [R]
Nay NJ-12 Holt, Rush [D]
Yea NJ-13 Sires, Albio [D]