H.R. 4974 Fleming Amendment Defense Funds for Illegal Immigrants (Roll Call 222)
The Congressman John Fleming (R-LA-04) amendment to the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill prohibits using federal funds to modify or construct facilities on a military installation to house unaccompanied children who are illegal immigrants. ACU opposes the use of defense funds for nondefense purposes and supported this amendment. The House passed the amendment on May 19, 2016 by a vote of 219-202.