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2009-S567 on Mar 11, 2009

Source: S.567
A bill to repeal the sunset on the reduction of capital gains rates for individuals and on the taxation of dividends of individuals at capital gains rates.

Repeals the termination date in the Jobs Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003 for provisions reducing individual tax rates on capital gains and dividend income.

    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 11. Question 11: Make taxes more progressive Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Tax Reform
  • Headline: Keep reduction of capital gains tax (Score: -2)
  • Headline 2: Sponsored bill to keep reduction of capital gains tax (Score: -2)

  • Key for participation codes:
  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
  • Resolutions: i=introduced; w=wrote; a=adopted
  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 2009-S567

Arlen Specter s1sPA Former Democratic incumbent (elected as Republican)

Republicans participating in 2009-S567

Lamar Alexander s1sTN Republican Sr Senator
Kit Bond s1sMO Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2010)
Sam Brownback s1sKS Republican Governor
Jim Bunning s1sKY Republican Jr Senator (retiring 2010)
Saxby Chambliss s1sGA Republican Sr Senator
Tom Coburn s1sOK Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
Bob Corker s1sTN Republican Jr Senator
John Cornyn s1sTX Republican Jr Senator
Michael Crapo s2pID Republican Sr Senator
Jim DeMint s1sSC Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
Michael Enzi s1sWY Republican Sr Senator
Judd Gregg s1sNH Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2010)
James Inhofe s1sOK Republican Sr Senator
Johnny Isakson s1sGA Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
Mike Johanns s1sNE Former Republican Governor (2005-2007); elected Senator 2008
Jon Kyl s1sAZ Republican Jr Senator (Retiring)
Jim Risch s1sID Former Republican Governor (2006-2007); U.S. Senator
Pat Roberts s1sKS Republican Sr Senator
Richard Shelby s1sAL Republican Jr Senator
John Thune s1sSD Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative
David Vitter s1sLA Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative

Independents participating in 2009-S567

Mel Martinez s1sFL Former GOP Senator (resigned 2009); previously HUD Secy.

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 1
Republicans: 21
Independents: 1

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