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02-HR392 on Apr 18, 2002

Bill Sponsorship: a Congressional Resolution expressing solidarity with Israel:
Source: House Resolution Sponsorship
  • [The United States] expresses solidarity with Israel as it takes necessary steps to provide security to its people by dismantling the terrorist infrastructure in the Palestinian areas; and

  • Commits to Israel's right to self-defense and support for additional U.S. assistance.

  • Condemns the recent wave of Palestinian suicide bombings and the ongoing support and coordination of terror by Yasir Arafat and other members of the Palestinian leadership.

  • Demands that the Palestinian Authority fulfill its commitment to dismantle the terrorist infrastructure in the Palestinian areas.

  • Expresses concern that Arafat's actions are not those of a viable partner for peace.

  • Urges all Arab states to declare their unqualified opposition to all forms of terrorism, particularly suicide bombing, and all parties in the region to pursue peace in the Middle East.

  • Commends the President for his leadership in addressing the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

  • Encourages the international community to take action to alleviate the humanitarian needs of the Palestinian people.

  • Topic: War & Peace
  • Headline: Solidarity with Israel in its fight against terrorism

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  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
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  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
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Democrats participating in 02-HR392

Gary Ackerman s1oNew York Dem./Ind./Lib. (Retiring 2012) 
Joe Baca s1oCalifornia Democratic Challenger 
Ken Bentsen s1oTexas Democrat 
Shelley Berkley s1oNevada Democrat (Senate run 2012) 
Howard Berman s1oCalifornia Democrat 
Rod Blagojevich s1oIL Former Democrat Governor (2003-2009) 
Benjamin Cardin s1oMaryland Democrat 
Bob Clement s1oTennessee Democrat 
Jerry Costello s1oIllinois Democrat (Retiring 2012) 
Joseph Crowley s1oNew York Democrat 
Susan Davis s1oCalifornia Democrat 
Peter Deutsch s1oFL Former Democratic Senate challenger (2004); US Rep. 
Chet Edwards s1oTexas Former Democrat (until 2010) 
Eliot Engel s1oNew York Democrat/Liberal 
Martin Frost s1oTexas Democrat (Until 2004) 
Dick Gephardt s1oMissouri Democrat (Until 2004) 
Bart Gordon s1oTennessee Democrat (until 2010) 
Gene Green s1oTexas Democrat 
Luis Gutierrez s1oIllinois Democrat 
Alcee Hastings s1oFlorida Democrat 
Tim Holden s1oPennsylvania Democrat (Lost 2012 Primary) 
Steve Israel s1oNew York Democrat 
Sheila Jackson Lee s1oTexas Democrat 
William Jefferson s1oLouisiana Democrat 
Patrick Kennedy s1oRhode Island Democrat (until 2010) 
Tom Lantos s1oCalifornia Former Democrat (until 2008) 
Rick Larsen s1oWashington Democrat 
Nita Lowey s1oNew York Democrat 
Ken Lucas s1oKentucky Democrat (Until 2004) 
Carolyn Maloney s1oNew York Democrat/Liberal 
Ed Markey s1oMA Democratic Challenger 
Robert Matsui s1oCalifornia Former Democrat (deceased) 
Carolyn McCarthy s1oNew York Dem./Ind./Working-Families 
Betty McCollum s1oMinnesota Democrat 
Mike McIntyre s1oNorth Carolina Democrat 
Michael McNulty s1oNew York Dem./Cons. (Retiring 2008) 
Jerrold Nadler s1oNew York Dem./Lib./Working-Families 
Bill Pascrell s1oNew Jersey Democrat 
Steven Rothman s1oNew Jersey Democrat 
Jan Schakowsky s1oIllinois Democrat 
Adam Schiff s1oCalifornia Democrat 
Brad Sherman s1oCalifornia Democrat 
Ike Skelton s1oMissouri Democrat (until 2010) 
Bart Stupak s1oMichigan Democrat (until 2010) 
Henry Waxman s1oCalifornia Democrat 
Anthony Weiner s1oNew York Former Democrat(Resigned 2011) 
Robert Wexler s1oFlorida Democrat (resigned Jan. 2010) 

Republicans participating in 02-HR392

Robert Aderholt s1oAlabama Republican 
Dick Armey s1oTexas Republican 
Spencer Bachus s1oAlabama Republican 
Richard Hugh Baker s1oLouisiana Republican (Resigned 2008) 
Joe Linus Barton s1oTexas Republican 
Charlie Bass s1oNew Hampshire Republican (Retired 2012) 
Roy Blunt s1oMissouri Republican (until 2010) 
Ed Bryant s1oTennessee Republican 
Richard Burr s1oNC Republican Sr Senator; previously Representative 
Eric Cantor s1oVirginia Republican 
John Howard Coble s1oNorth Carolina Republican 
Philip Crane s1oIllinois Republican (Until 2004) 
John Culberson s1oTexas Republican 
John Doolittle s1oCalifornia Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Robert Ehrlich s1oMaryland Republican 
Phil English s1oPennsylvania Republican (Unseated 2008) 
Mike Ferguson s1oNew Jersey Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Jeff Flake s1oArizona Republican (Senate run 2012) 
Ernie Fletcher s1oKentucky Republican 
Mark Foley s1oFlorida Republican 
Vito Fossella s1oNew York Rep./Cons. challenger 
Jim Gibbons s1oNevada Republican 
Benjamin Gilman s1oNew York Republican 
Samuel Graves s1oMissouri Republican 
Felix Grucci s1oNew York Republican 
J.D. Hayworth s1oArizona Republican (until 2007) 
Steve Horn s1oCalifornia Republican 
Timothy Johnson s1oIllinois Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Sue Kelly s1oNew York Republican (until 2007) 
Mark Kennedy s1oMinnesota Republican (until 2006) 
Jack Kingston s1oGA Republican Challenger 
Mark Kirk s1oIL Republican Jr Senator 
Frank LoBiondo s1oNew Jersey Republican 
Scott McInnis s1oColorado Republican (Until 2004) 
Gary Miller s1oCalifornia Republican 
Doug Ose s1oCalifornia Republican challenger 
Butch Otter s1oID Republican Governor 
Mike Pence s1oIN Republican Governor 
Todd Platts s1oPennsylvania Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Jim Ramstad s1oMinnesota Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Thomas Reynolds s1oNew York Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen s1oFlorida Republican 
Jim Saxton s1oNew Jersey Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Edward Schrock s1oVirginia Republican (Until 2004) 
John Shadegg s1oArizona Republican 
Clay Shaw s1oFlorida Republican 
Christopher Shays s1oConnecticut Republican (Unseated 2008) 
John Shimkus s1oIllinois Republican 
Mark Souder s1oIndiana Republican (until 2010) 
John Sweeney s1oNew York Republican/Conservative 
Tom Tancredo s1oColorado Republican Governor challenger 
Lee Terry s1oNebraska Republican 
Todd Tiahrt s1oKansas Republican (until 2010) 
Pat Tiberi s1oOhio Republican 
Fred Upton s1oMichigan Republican 
David Vitter s1oLA Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative 
Zach Wamp s1oTennessee Republican (until 2010) 
J.C. Watts s1oOklahoma Republican 
Dave Weldon s1oFL Republican Senate Challenger (Lost primary) 

Independents participating in 02-HR392

Brad Carson s1oOK 2004 former Democratic challenger; US Representative 
Mac Collins s1oGA 2004 former Republican challenger; US Representative 
John Cooksey s1oLA 2004 former Republican Nominee 
Lincoln Diaz-Balart s1oFlorida Former GOP (until 2010) 
Joseph Hoeffel s1oPA 2004 former Democratic challenger; US Representative 
John Linder s1oGeorgia Former GOP (until 2010) 

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 47
Republicans: 59
Independents: 6

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