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2007-HR618 on Jan 22, 2007

Bill Sponsorship: granting the pre-born equal protection under 14th Amendment
Source: Right to Life Act (H.R.618)
Bill would implement equal protection under the 14th Amendment to the Constitution for the right to life of each born and preborn human person. The Right to Life Act declares that the right to life guaranteed by the Constitution is vested in each human being, and defines "human being" to encompass all stages of life, including the moment of fertilization or cloning.

    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 1. Question 1: Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Abortion
  • Headline: Grant the pre-born equal protection under 14th Amendment (Score: -1)

  • 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 2007-HR618

Lincoln Davis s1oTennessee Democrat (until 2010) 
Ralph Moody Hall s1oTexas Democrat 
Collin Peterson s1oMinnesota Democrat/Farmer/Labor 

Republicans participating in 2007-HR618

Robert Aderholt s1oAlabama Republican 
Todd Akin s1oMissouri Republican (Senate run 2012) 
Rodney Alexander s1oLouisiana Republican (resigned 2014) 
Michele Bachmann s1oMinnesota Republican (retiring 2014) 
Roscoe Bartlett s1oMaryland Republican 
Rob Bishop s1oUtah Republican 
John Boozman s1oAR Republican Jr Senator 
Charles Boustany s1oLouisiana Republican 
Paul Broun s1oGA Republican Challenger 
Dan Burton s1oIndiana Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Dave Camp s1oMichigan Republican (Retiring 2014) 
Chris Cannon s1oUtah Republican 
John Carter s1oTexas Republican 
Steve Chabot s1oOhio Republican 
Tom Cole s1oOklahoma Republican 
Mike Conaway s1oTexas Republican 
Barbara Cubin s1oWyoming Republican (Retiring 2008) 
David Davis s1oTennessee Republican (Unseated 2008) 
Geoff Davis s1oKentucky Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Jo Ann Davis s1oVirginia Republican 
Nathan Deal s1oGA Republican Governor 
John Doolittle s1oCalifornia Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Terry Everett s1oAlabama Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Mary Fallin s1oOK Republican Governor 
Randy Forbes s1oVirginia Republican 
Jeff Fortenberry s1oNebraska Republican 
Virginia Foxx s1oNorth Carolina Republican 
Trent Franks s1oArizona Republican 
Scott Garrett s1oNew Jersey Republican 
Paul Gillmor s1oOhio Republican (Deceased 2007) 
Phil Gingrey s1oGA Republican Challenger 
Louie Gohmert s1oTexas Republican 
Bob Goodlatte s1oVirginia Republican 
Samuel Graves s1oMissouri Republican 
Denny Hastert s1oIllinois Republican (Retired 2007) 
Robin Hayes s1oNorth Carolina Republican (Unseated 2008) 
Jeb Hensarling s1oTexas Republican 
Wally Herger s1oCalifornia Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Peter Hoekstra s1oMI Republican Challenger 
Duncan Hunter s1pCalifornia Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Bob Inglis s1oSouth Carolina Republican (until 2010) 
Sam Johnson s1oTexas Republican 
Timothy Johnson s1oIllinois Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Walter Beaman Jones s1oNorth Carolina Republican 
Jim Jordan s1oOhio Republican 
Steve King s1oIowa Republican 
Jack Kingston s1oGA Republican Challenger 
John Kline s1oMinnesota Republican 
Joe Knollenberg s1oMichigan Republican (Unseated 2008) 
Ray LaHood s1oIllinois Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Doug Lamborn s1oColorado Republican 
Tom Latham s1oIowa Republican (retiring 2014) 
Ron Lewis s1oKentucky Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Frank Dean Lucas s1oOklahoma Republican 
Donald Manzullo s1oIllinois Republican (Lost 2012 Primary) 
Michael McCaul s1oTexas Republican 
Thad McCotter s1oMichigan Republican 
Patrick McHenry s1oNorth Carolina Republican 
Buck McKeon s1oCalifornia Republican (retiring 2014) 
Cathy McMorris-Rodgers s1oWashington Republican 
John Mica s1oFlorida Republican 
Candice Miller s1oMichigan Republican 
Gary Miller s1oCalifornia Republican (retiring 2014) 
Jeff Miller s1oFlorida Republican 
Tim Murphy s1oPennsylvania Republican 
Marilyn Musgrave s1oColorado Republican (Unseated 2008) 
Sue Myrick s1oNorth Carolina Republican (Retiring 2012) 
Randy Neugebauer s1oTexas Republican 
Charlie Norwood s1oGeorgia Republican 
Steve Pearce s1oNew Mexico Republican 
Mike Pence s1oIN Republican Governor 
Chip Pickering s1oMS Republican challenger (2006), U.S. Rep. 
Joseph Pitts s1oPennsylvania Republican 
Ted Poe s1oTexas Republican 
Tom Price s1oGeorgia Republican 
Rick Renzi s1oArizona Republican (Retiring 2008) 
Hal Rogers s1oKentucky Republican 
Michael Rogers s1oAlabama Republican 
Mike Rogers s1oMichigan Republican 
Peter Roskam s1oIllinois Republican 
Paul Ryan s1oPOTUS Republican 
Bill Sali s1oIdaho Republican (Unseated 2008) 
Jean Schmidt s1oOhio Republican (Lost 2012 Primary) 
Pete Sessions s1oTexas Republican 
John Shadegg s1oArizona Republican 
John Shimkus s1oIllinois Republican 
Adrian Smith s1oNebraska Republican 
Christopher Smith s1oNew Jersey Republican 
Mark Souder s1oIndiana Republican (until 2010) 
John Sullivan s1oOklahoma Republican 
Tom Tancredo s1oCO Republican Gubernatorial Challenger 
Lee Terry s1oNebraska Republican 
Todd Tiahrt s1oKansas Republican (until 2010) 
Tim Walberg s1oMichigan Republican 
Zach Wamp s1oTennessee Republican (until 2010) 
Lynn Westmoreland s1oGeorgia Republican 
Roger Wicker s1oMississippi Republican (Senate 2008) 
Joe Wilson s1oSouth Carolina Republican 
Robert Wittman s1oVirginia Republican 

Independents participating in 2007-HR618

Tom Feeney s1oFlorida Former GOP 
Luis Fortuno s1oPuerto Rico At-Large (retired 2008) 
Virgil Goode s1oPOTUS Constitution Party Challenger 
John Linder s1oGeorgia Former GOP (until 2010) 

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 3
Republicans: 99
Independents: 4

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