Voices on ``Big Science''
This is how some New England members of Congress were recorded
on major roll call votes in the week of June 25, 1993.
(Source: Boston Globe, June 27, 1993)
To Kill the Supercollider
The House voted 280 for and 150 against to kill the SSC by removing
its funding from the 1994 DOE apropriations bill.
To Kill the Space Station
The House rejected, 215 for and 216 against, an amendment to terminate
the space station ``Freedom'' by eliminating its funding
from the NASA budget (HR 2200).
The bill authorizes $12.7 billion over the next seven years for the
About $9.0 billion has already been appropriated.
Kill SSC Kill ``Freedom''
Ronald Machtley (R) Yes Yes
Jack Reed (D) Yes Yes
Peter Blute (R) No Yes
John Olver (D) Yes Yes
Barney Frank (D) Yes Yes
Martin Meehan (D) Yes Yes
Edward Markey (D) Yes Yes
Joseph Kennedy (D) Yes Yes
Joseph Moakley (D) Yes Yes
Richard Neal (D) Yes No
Gerry Studds (D) Yes Yes
Peter Torkildsen (R) Yes No