Before a vote why does the chair say “ A Sufficient number having arisen” what does that mean? A second is needed for a… read more
Before a vote why does the chair say “ A Sufficient number having arisen” what does that mean? A second is needed for a recorded vote. There are three types of recorded votes. 1/5 is needed for Yays and Neas, 44 votes must be present for a recorded vote, and automatic vote does not require a second. close
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Ms. Povich talked about the congressional agenda and the appropriations bills for the next fiscal year.
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Representatives spoke about an upcoming bipartisan retreat designed to focus on improving civility.