House Resolution Opposing FOCA Passed in the House
On Thursday, February 12, 2009, HCS/HR 294 & 212, handled by Rep. Bob Dixon (R-Springfield,) was passed in the House. The resolution calls on Congress to reject the passage of the Freedom of Choice Act (FOCA). The resolution was debated over a two day period on the House floor before it passed by a vote of 116-40 with two representatives voting present and five representatives absent. To view how each representative voted click here to see the House Journal and scroll down to page 301. The resolution directs the Chief Clerk of the Missouri House of Representatives to send a copy of the resolution to all members of the Missouri Congressional delegation.
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