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Patrick McHenry's Voting Records on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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National Key Votes

Bill No. HR 2668
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (221 - 205)
Date 07/20/2021
Bill No. HR 2062
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (247 - 178)
Date 06/23/2021
Bill No. HR 1195
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (254 - 166)
Date 04/16/2021
Bill No. HR 7
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (217 - 210)
Date 04/15/2021
Bill No. HR 842
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (225 - 206)
Date 03/09/2021
Bill No. HR 447
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (247 - 173)
Date 02/05/2021
Bill No. HR 8294
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (246 - 140)
Date 11/20/2020
Bill No. HR 925
Outcome Concurrence Vote With Amendment - Concurrence Vote Passed - House (214 - 207)
Date 10/01/2020
Bill No. HR 7027
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (249 - 163)
Date 07/29/2020
Bill No. HR 7327
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (250 - 161)
Date 07/29/2020
Bill No. HR 6800
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (208 - 199)
Date 05/15/2020
Bill No. HR 266
Outcome Concurrence Vote - Concurrence Vote Passed - House (388 - 5)
Date 04/23/2020
Bill No. HR 1140
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (230 - 171)
Date 03/05/2020
Bill No. HR 2474
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (224 - 194)
Date 02/06/2020
Bill No. HR 1230
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (261 - 155)
Date 01/15/2020
Bill No. HR 5038
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (260 - 165)
Date 12/11/2019
Bill No. HR 1309
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (251 - 158)
Date 11/21/2019
Bill No. HR 3624
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (226 - 184)
Date 10/18/2019
Bill No. HR 397
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (264 - 169)
Date 07/24/2019
Bill No. HR 582
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (231 - 199)
Date 07/18/2019
Bill No. HR 7
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (242 - 187)
Date 03/27/2019
Bill No. HR 4909
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (407 - 10)
Date 03/14/2018
Bill No. HR 4182
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (213 - 204)
Date 11/30/2017
Bill No. S 1094
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (368 - 55)
Date 06/13/2017
Bill No. HR 2213
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (282 - 137)
Date 06/07/2017
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