THE NIGHTLY WHIP: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2011

For Immediate Release:

January 26, 2011

Contact:

Katie GrantDaniel Reilly, 202-225-3130

Considered and Passed:

Ordering the Previous Question to deny the Hastings (FL) Amendment on H.Res. 54Rule providing for consideration of the bill to reduce Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of presidential election campaigns and party conventions  (234 - 178)

H.R. 359 - To reduce Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of presidential election campaigns and party conventions (Rep. Cole - Ways and Means/House Administration)  (239 - 160)

·  Amendment – Passed (1):
·  Peters Amendment

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  Amendments – Withdrawn (5):
·  Castor Amendment #1
·  Castor Amendment #2
·  Tsongas Amendment
·  Polis Amendment
·  Moore Amendment

· 
Motion to Recommit Amendment – Not Adopted:
·  Offered by Rep. Walz (MN) (173 - 228)