Senate Democrats

Senate Roll Call Vote #00174

On the Amendment S.Amdt. 572: Dodd S.Amdt.572; To improve access to higher education for middle-income families by making resources available to expand the Hope and Lifetime Learning Scholarship Credits and for lower-income families by making resources available to increase the maximum Pell Grant to $4500 and to provide an equal amount for deficit reduction by eliminating the 10 percent dividend tax exclusion for amounts above $500 and eliminating acceleration of the 38.6 percent income tax rate education.
Result: Rejected (49-50, 1 member not voting, 1/2 threshold)
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