Amendment offered by Sen. Michael Switalski (D) on May 19, 2010, to authorize more department field staff and the money to pay for them, strip out $3.8 million for a "marriage and fatherhood initiative" program favored by Republican senators, and make other changes. The amendment failed 16 to 22 in the Senate on May 19, 2010.
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The vote was 16 in favor, 22 against, and 0 not voting.
(Senate Roll Call 263)
|Anderson (D)||Barcia (D)||Basham (D)||Brater (D)||Cherry (D)|
|Clark-Coleman (D)||Clarke (D)||Gleason (D)||Hunter (D)||Jacobs (D)|
|Olshove (D)||Prusi (D)||Scott (D)||Switalski (D)||Thomas (D)|
|Allen (R)||Birkholz (R)||Bishop (R)||Brown (R)||Cassis (R)|
|Cropsey (R)||Garcia (R)||George (R)||Gilbert (R)||Hardiman (R)|
|Jansen (R)||Jelinek (R)||Kahn (R)||Kuipers (R)||McManus (R)|
|Nofs (R)||Pappageorge (R)||Patterson (R)||Richardville (R)||Sanborn (R)|
|Stamas (R)||Van Woerkom (R)|
SENATE LEGISLATORS ALL VOTES
|n Allen (R)||Y Anderson (D)||Y Barcia (D)||Y Basham (D)||n Birkholz (R)|
|n Bishop (R)||Y Brater (D)||n Brown (R)||n Cassis (R)||Y Cherry (D)|
|Y Clark-Coleman (D)||Y Clarke (D)||n Cropsey (R)||n Garcia (R)||n George (R)|
|n Gilbert (R)||Y Gleason (D)||n Hardiman (R)||Y Hunter (D)||Y Jacobs (D)|
|n Jansen (R)||n Jelinek (R)||n Kahn (R)||n Kuipers (R)||n McManus (R)|
|n Nofs (R)||Y Olshove (D)||n Pappageorge (R)||n Patterson (R)||Y Prusi (D)|
|n Richardville (R)||n Sanborn (R)||Y Scott (D)||n Stamas (R)||Y Switalski (D)|
|Y Thomas (D)||n Van Woerkom (R)||Y Whitmer (D)|
Senate Roll Call 263 on The amendment
INCREASING THE BUDGET?!?!?!? As well as a partician vote! What is going on?