Marti Abernathey

Hate Crimes Bill Passes The House

Filed By Marti Abernathey | May 03, 2007 1:46 PM | comments

Filed in: Politics, The Movement, The Movement, Transgender & Intersex
Tags: Congress, hate crimes against LGBT people, homophobic behavior, House of Representatives, legislation, Matthew Shepard Act

Now we wait for the Senate vote. I wonder how our Indiana Reps voted?

*update*

Visclosky - Yes
Donnelly - No
Souder - No
Buyer - No
Burton - No
Pence - No
Carson - Yes
Ellsworth - No
Hill - Yes

final roll call vote


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Right on!!! one down.. ..

Ya beat me to it, Marti... :)

Wilson46201 | May 3, 2007 2:35 PM

Baron Hill -- YES !

Ellsworth and Donnelly are huge disapointments to me.

Ellsworth I kinda expected. Donnelly... I'm kinda surprised by. The Senate vote should be interesting. The RR is really ratcheting up the lies...

A. J. Lopp | May 4, 2007 8:30 AM

In the Senate --- has either Lugar or Bayh indicated how they intend to vote?

A. J. Lopp | May 4, 2007 8:57 AM

Posted too soon. I see Bayh is a co-sponsor, but I'm surprised and disappointed that Lugar hasn't committed to vote in favor.

I just sent him an email, please everyone do the same.

A. J. Lopp | May 4, 2007 9:08 AM

Forgot:

Senator Lugar can be emailed at:

senator_lugar@lugar.senate.gov

Now I'm outta here!