Alex Blaze

Hate crimes split

Filed By Alex Blaze | May 03, 2007 3:02 PM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment
Tags: Congress, hate crimes against LGBT people, Matthew Shepard Act

The Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act passed along party lines with the following exceptions:

Democrats voting "No" (14)
Cramer (AL)
Berry (AR)
Ross (AR)
Donnelly (IN)
Ellsworth (IN)
Melancon (LA)
Peterson (MN)
Taylor (MS)
McIntyre (NC)
Shuler (NC)
Boren (OK)
Carney (PA)
Lincoln (TN)
Gordon (TN)

Republicans voting "Yes" (25)
Bono (CA)
Shays (CT)
Castle (DE)
Diaz-Balart, L. (FL)
Diaz-Balart, M. (FL)
Ros-Lehtinen (FL)
Biggert (IL)
Kirk (IL)
LaHood (IL)
McCrery (LA)
Gilchrest (MD)
Porter (NV)
Frelinghuysen (NJ)
Ferguson (NJ)
Saxton (NJ)
LoBiondo (NJ)
Kuhl (NY)
Walsh (NY)
Pryce (OH)
Walden (OR)
Dent (PA)
English (PA)
Gerlach (PA)
Platts (PA)
Riechert (WA)

Abstainers (16)
Hunter (R-CA)
Radanovich (R-CA)
Tancredo (R-CO)
Gingrey (R-FL)
Hastert (R-IL)
Graves (R-MS)
Engel (D-NY)
Fattah (D-PA)
Tanner (D-TN)
Johnson, E.B. (D-TX)
Lampson (D-TX)
Ortiz (D-TX)
Paul (R-TX)
Jo Ann (R-VA)
McMorris Rodgers (R-WA)
Cubin (R-WY)

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