Deportation of Alien Gang Members: The House on Sept. 14 voted 233-175 to authorize Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to deport aliens who belong to criminal gangs or participate in gang activity. A yes vote was to pass HR 3697 over arguments that its definitions of ‘’criminal gang’’ and “gang
The House on Sept. 14 defeated, 184-220, a Democratic-sponsored bid to exempt members of religious organizations and groups whose primary purpose is humanitarian from criminal-gang deportation proceedings under HR 3697 (above). A yes vote backed the proposed exemption.
Yes: Scott, McEachin, Beyer, Connolly
No: Wittman, Taylor, Goodlatte, Brat, Comstock
Not voting: Garrett, Griffith
Hurricane Aid vs. Border Wall: The House on Sept. 14 defeated, 186-223, a bid to raise spending