1999 Supplemental Appropriations Conference

Congressional negotiators discussed how to combine three emergency spending measures for military action in Yugoslavia, other defense… read more

Congressional negotiators discussed how to combine three emergency spending measures for military action in Yugoslavia, other defense spending, and aid to disaster victims in Central America. At issue were several amendments, particularly those offered by Senator Byrd and Senator Domenici benefiting the steel and oil industries in their states. House members voted separately to accept the Byrd amendment and reject the Domenici amendment. The next day House members changed their vote to reject both amendments. close

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1999 Supplemental Appropriations Conference

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Program ID:
123265-1
Category:
Conference Committee
Format:
Conference Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 12, 1999 | 9:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • May 12, 1999 | 9:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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