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    This page contains bill sponsorships in the Senate and House. Bill sponsorships indicate the topics that legislators are most interested in, and spend the most time on.

02-SR264 on May 8, 2002

Decided Jul 8, 2002
Bill Sponsorship: a resolution on small businesses
Source: Resolution sponsored by 26 Senators
Expresses the sense of the Senate that: (1) small business participation is vital to U.S. defense and should play an active role in assisting the military, Federal intelligence and law enforcement agencies, and State and local police to combat terrorism through the design and development of innovative products; and (2) Federal, State, and local governments should aggressively seek out and purchase innovative technologies and services from, and promote research opportunities for, American small businesses to help in homeland defense and the fight against terrorism. Passed/agreed to in Senate.

  • Topic: Homeland Security
  • Headline: Small business in developing homeland security technologies

  • Key for participation codes:
  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
  • Resolutions: i=introduced; w=wrote; a=adopted
  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 02-SR264

Maria Cantwell s1oWA Democratic Jr Senator 
Jean Carnahan s1oMO Democratic Senator (Former) 
Max Cleland s1oGA Democratic Senator (Former) 
Tom Daschle s1oSD Former Democratic Senator 
Mark Dayton s1oMN Democratic Governor 
Chris Dodd s1oCT Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2010) 
Fritz Hollings s1oSC Former Democratic Sr Senator; retired 2004 
Tim Johnson s1oSD Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Ted Kennedy s1oMA Democratic Senator (until 2009) 
John Kerry s1iMA Democratic Sr Senator 
Barbara Mikulski s1oMD Democratic Sr Senator 
Patty Murray s1oWA Democratic Sr Senator 
Jack Reed s1oRI Democratic Sr Senator 
Paul Sarbanes s1oMD Former Democrat Senator (Retired 2006) 
Paul Wellstone s1oMN Democratic Senator (Former) 

Republicans participating in 02-SR264

George Allen s1oPOTUS Republican 
Robert Bennett s1oUT Former Republican Senator 
Kit Bond s1oMO Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2010) 
Conrad Burns s1oMT Former Republican Senator (MT, 1989-2007) 
Thad Cochran s1oMS Republican Sr Senator 
Susan Collins s1oME Republican Sr Senator 
Mike DeWine s1oOH Former Republican Senator (lost re-election, 2006) 
Pete Domenici s1oNM Former Republican Senator (retired 2008) 
Judd Gregg s1oNH Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2010) 
Orrin Hatch s1oUT Republican Sr Senator 
Ted Stevens s1oAK Former Republican Sr Senator 

Independents participating in 02-SR264

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 15
Republicans: 11
Independents: 0

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