H.R. 5055 Walker Amendment Unauthorized Appropriations (Roll Call 262)
The Congressman Mark Walker (R-NC-06) amendment to the Energy and Water Appropriations bill freezes spending for unauthorized programs at 2016 spending levels, reduces various other programs by $185 million, and applies the savings to the spending reduction account to shrink the deficit. ACU supports enforcing the rule against spending funds on programs that are unauthorized and supported this amendment. The House defeated the amendment on May 25, 2016 by a vote of 128-291.