Bipartisan Amendment Votes in the House in the 112th Congress

A ProPublica analysis of congressional voting data shows that from 1991 through 2010, amendments approved with bipartisan majorities made up one of every six amendment votes in the House. Since 2011, they are only one of every 20 such votes. Below are the 41 amendments passed with bipartisan majorities in the 112th Congress. See other congresses: 102nd | 103rd | 104th | 105th | 106th | 107th | 108th | 109th | 110th | 111th | 113th | 114th | 115th | 116th

Date Amendment Bill Yes-No
July 19, 2012 Stearns of Florida Amendment H R 5856 399-17
July 19, 2012 Moran of Virginia Amendment H R 5856 407-5
June 6, 2012 Fortenberry of Nebraska Amendment H R 5325 328-89
June 6, 2012 Tipton of Colorado Amendment H R 5325 355-51
June 6, 2012 Shimkus of Illinois Amendment H R 5325 326-81
June 6, 2012 First Stearns of Florida Amendment H R 5325 348-60
May 18, 2012 Price of Georgia Amendment No. 111 H R 4310 379-38
May 18, 2012 Cummings of Maryland Amendment No. 26 H R 4310 394-27
May 17, 2012 Connolly of Virginia Amendment No. 6 H R 4310 412-1
May 9, 2012 Gardner of Colorado Amendment No. 32 H R 5326 357-68
May 9, 2012 Chaffetz of Utah Amendment H R 5326 381-41
May 8, 2012 First Runyan of New Jersey Amendment H R 5326 325-81
April 26, 2012 Mulvaney of South Carolina Amendment No. 15 H R 3523 413-3
April 26, 2012 Goodlatte of Virginia Amendment No. 13 H R 3523 414-1
April 26, 2012 Mulvaney of South Carolina Amendment No. 8 H R 3523 416-0
April 26, 2012 Amash of Michigan Amendment No. 7 H R 3523 415-0
April 26, 2012 Quayle of Arizona Amendment No. 6 H R 3523 410-3
April 26, 2012 Mike Rogers of Michigan Amendment No. 4 H R 3523 412-0
November 15, 2011 Pierluisi of Puerto Rico Amendment No. 15 H R 2838 322-100
November 4, 2011 Napolitano of California Amendment No. 6 H R 2838 364-37
September 23, 2011 Jackson Lee of Texas Amendment No. 9 H R 2401 346-74
September 23, 2011 Moore of Wisconsin Amendment No. 3 H R 2401 337-76
September 9, 2011 Carney of Delaware Amendment No. 7 H R 1892 303-92
September 9, 2011 Hunter of California Amendment No. 6 H R 1892 397-0
July 15, 2011 Scalise of Louisiana Amendment H R 2354 271-148
July 7, 2011 Sherman of California Amendment No. 8 H R 2219 316-111
June 15, 2011 Farr of California Amendment H R 2112 352-70
June 13, 2011 Sherman of California Amendment No. 2 H R 2055 248-163
June 2, 2011 Clarke of Michigan Amendment H R 2017 273-150
June 1, 2011 Poe of Texas Amendment No. 8 H R 2017 327-93
June 1, 2011 LaTourette of Ohio Amendment H R 2017 333-87
May 26, 2011 Turner of Ohio Amendment No. 148 H R 1540 300-120
May 26, 2011 Jackson Lee of Texas Amendment No. 111 H R 1540 419-0
May 26, 2011 Conyers of Michigan Amendment No. 61 H R 1540 416-5
May 13, 2011 Reed of New York Amendment H R 754 406-0
March 2, 2011 Mica of Florida Amendment H R 662 422-0
February 17, 2011 Young of Alaska Amendment No. 532 H R 1 313-117
February 16, 2011 Pascrell of New Jersey Amendment No. 223 H R 1 318-113
February 16, 2011 Michaud of Maine Amendment No. 153 H R 1 305-127
January 26, 2011 Peters of Michigan Amendment H R 359 396-7
January 20, 2011 Matheson of Utah Part B Amendment No. 1 H RES 9 428-1
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