Amendment offered by Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D) on April 25, 2012, to increase overall school spending by $495 million, and increase per-student spending by $300. The amendment failed 16 to 22 in the Senate on April 25, 2012.
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The vote was 16 in favor, 22 against, and 0 not voting.
(Senate Roll Call 243)
|Anderson (D)||Bieda (D)||Gleason (D)||Gregory (D)||Hood (D)|
|Hopgood (D)||Hunter (D)||Johnson (D)||Smith (D)||Warren (D)|
|Whitmer (D)||Young (D)|
|Green (R)||Hansen (R)||Jones (R)||Rocca (R)|
|Booher (R)||Brandenburg (R)||Casperson (R)||Caswell (R)||Colbeck (R)|
|Emmons (R)||Hildenbrand (R)||Hune (R)||Jansen (R)||Kahn (R)|
|Kowall (R)||Marleau (R)||Meekhof (R)||Moolenaar (R)||Nofs (R)|
|Pappageorge (R)||Pavlov (R)||Proos (R)||Richardville (R)||Robertson (R)|
|Schuitmaker (R)||Walker (R)|
SENATE LEGISLATORS ALL VOTES
|Y Anderson (D)||Y Bieda (D)||n Booher (R)||n Brandenburg (R)||n Casperson (R)|
|n Caswell (R)||n Colbeck (R)||n Emmons (R)||Y Gleason (D)||Y Green (R)|
|Y Gregory (D)||Y Hansen (R)||n Hildenbrand (R)||Y Hood (D)||Y Hopgood (D)|
|n Hune (R)||Y Hunter (D)||n Jansen (R)||Y Johnson (D)||Y Jones (R)|
|n Kahn (R)||n Kowall (R)||n Marleau (R)||n Meekhof (R)||n Moolenaar (R)|
|n Nofs (R)||n Pappageorge (R)||n Pavlov (R)||n Proos (R)||n Richardville (R)|
|n Robertson (R)||Y Rocca (R)||n Schuitmaker (R)||Y Smith (D)||n Walker (R)|
|Y Warren (D)||Y Whitmer (D)||Y Young (D)|
Senate Roll Call 243 on The amendment
2) Re: 2012 Senate Bill 961 (Appropriations: K-12 School Aid budget ) by waltduro on April 27, 2012
The Michigan Votes website administrator usually does a good job of staying neutral in the descriptions of Bills. This time, the adminsitrator may have crossed over to editorializing with the amendment by Senator Hopgood.
3) 2012 Senate Bill 961 (Appropriations: K-12 School Aid budget ) by admin on April 27, 2012
View pre-2013 Comments.