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AREA VOTES IN CONGRESS

Nov 22, 2020 - Philadelphia Inquirer
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VOTERAMA IN CONGRESS

WASHINGTON - Here's how Philadelphia-area members of Congress voted on major issues last week.

House

Federally funded apprenticeships. Voting 246-140, the House on Friday passed a bill (HR 8294) that would authorize $3.5 billion over five years to expand federally funded apprenticeship programs. The bill drew Republican opposition, in part, because it quashed the Trump administration's Industry Recognized Apprenticeship Programs (IRAPs), which receive feder...