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Bernie Sanders' Voting Records on Issue: Women

Office: U.S. Senate (VT) - Jr, Independent Minority Caucus Chair for Outreach

On The Ballot: Campaign Suspended, Democratic for President

Vote Smart provides easy access to Congressional and state voting records and maintains a collection of key votes grouped by issue. Vote Smart uses the following criteria to select key votes:

  1. The vote should be helpful in portraying how a member stands on a particular issue
  2. The vote should be clear for any person to understand
  3. The vote has received media attention
  4. The vote was passed or defeated by a very close margin
  5. Occasionally, if a specific bill is consistently inquired about on the Voter's Research Hotline, the vote will be added

Vote Smart provides a summary of the version of the bill text associated with each selected key vote. The summary does not necessarily reflect the content of the final version of the bill. Summaries are written by Vote Smart's staff and interns, who adhere to the organization's strict policies and procedures in order to guarantee absolute impartiality and accuracy. Each key vote selection is reviewed by Vote Smart's community of advisors, who are political scientists and journalists from all fifty states.

National Key Votes

Bill No. S 2578
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 43)
Date 07/16/2014
Bill No. S 2578
Outcome Introduced - Senate
Date 07/09/2014
Bill No. S 2199
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (53 - 44)
Date 04/09/2014
Bill No. S 2199
Outcome Introduced - Senate
Date 04/01/2014
Bill No. S 1752
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (55 - 45)
Date 03/06/2014
Bill No. S 47
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - Senate (78 - 22)
Date 02/12/2013
Bill No. S 47
Outcome Introduced - Senate
Date 01/22/2013
Bill No. S 3220
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (52 - 47)
Date 06/05/2012
Bill No. S 1925
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - Senate (68 - 31)
Date 04/26/2012
Bill No. S 3772
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (58 - 41)
Date 11/17/2010
Bill No. S Amdt 3276
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Adopted - Senate (60 - 39)
Date 12/22/2009
Bill No. S Amdt 2791
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Adopted - Senate (61 - 39)
Date 12/03/2009
Bill No. S Amdt 2588
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Adopted - Senate (68 - 30)
Date 10/06/2009
Bill No. HR 2
Outcome Passage With Amendment - Bill Passed - Senate (66 - 32)
Date 01/29/2009
Bill No. S 181
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - Senate (61 - 36)
Date 01/22/2009
Bill No. HR 2831
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 42)
Date 04/23/2008
Bill No. HR 2764
Outcome Concurrence Vote With Amendment - Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (76 - 17)
Date 12/18/2007
Bill No. HR 3963
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - Senate (64 - 30)
Date 11/01/2007
Bill No. HR 976
Outcome Concurrence Vote - Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (67 - 29)
Date 09/27/2007
Bill No. HR 976
Outcome Passage With Amendment - Bill Passed - Senate (68 - 31)
Date 08/02/2007
Bill No. HR 1815
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - House (390 - 39)
Date 05/25/2005
Bill No. H Amdt 1265
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Adopted - House (294 - 129)
Date 07/11/1996
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