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TARP: Pat Roberts votes to KEEP it

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

Brownback makes the better vote.  Club for Growth:

Today, Senator David Vitter offered an amendment to the FY10 budget requiring that TARP be stripped of $272 billion in funding. The proposal failed 28-70. The following Republicans sided with all but two Democrats (Russ Feingold and Ben Nelson) to keep TARP fully funded. [Senate leadership in BOLD]:

Alexander, L. (TN)
Chambliss (GA)
Cochran (MS)
Corker (TN)
Graham (SC)
Gregg (NH)
Hatch (UT)
Isakson (GA)
Kyl (AZ)
Lugar (IN)
Martinez (FL)
McConnell (KY)
Roberts (KS)
Snowe (ME)
Voinovich (OH)