S.Amdt.4218 to S.Con.Res.70110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Amends Bill:||S.Con.Res.70 — An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 and 2010 through 2013.|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT] (Submitted 03/12/2008, Proposed 03/13/2008)|
|Latest Action:||03/13/2008 Amendment SA 4218 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 43 - 55. Record Vote Number: 64.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 4218 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
To put children ahead of millionaires and billionaires by restoring the pre-2001 top income tax rate for people earning over $1 million, and use this revenue to invest in LIHEAP; IDEA; Head Start; Child Care; nutrition; school construction and deficit reduction.