A Brief History of Senate Reconciliation Votes

As Democrats move forward to pass health care reform attention has  focused on a key piece of Senate rules known as budget reconciliation.  This post takes Senate vote records covering 13 key reconciliation votes  from 1990 to 2007 to show how senators in both parties voted—and how  sitting senators voted in the past—on a variety of reconciliation  bills.

A Brief History of Senate Reconciliation Votes

As Democrats move forward to pass health care reform attention has focused on a key piece of Senate rules known as budget reconciliation. This post takes Senate vote records covering 13 key reconciliation votes from 1990 to 2007 to show how senators in both parties voted—and how sitting senators voted in the past—on a variety of reconciliation bills.

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