Latest Key Vote Alerts
Senate Key Vote: NO on CR exceeding $967 billionSeptember 26, 2013 Budget & Spending
The proposed continuing resolution represents a spending increase relative to the BCA caps by establishing a discretionary budget authority of $986 billion. Extending the current level beyond September 30 and relying on the sequester to bring levels back down later is poor budgeting and Congress should avoid such an outcome.
AFP House Key Vote Alert: YES on SNAP Reform Bill, H.R. 3102September 18, 2013 Budget & Spending
AFP urges House members to vote YES on the Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act (H.R. 3102). This legislation will allow the federal government to provide a safety net for struggling Americans while ensuring safeguards for taxpayers.
AFP Key Vote Alert: Vote NO on Continuing ResolutionSeptember 10, 2013 Budget & Spending
AFP urges Congress to vote NO on the continuing resolution because it exceeds $967 billion. AFP will include this vote in our congressional scorecard.
Senate & House Key Vote Alert: Oppose Continuing Resolution Exceeding $967 BillionAugust 28, 2013 Budget & Spending
AFP intends to urge a NO vote on a continuing resolution for any portion of FY 2014 if it exceeds $967 billion.