Protect Honeybees
(H. Amdt. 189 to H.R. 1947)
Date:June 19, 2013
Issue:Ensuring Healthy Soil & Clean Water: Healthy Pollinators
273 votes for
149 votes against
The Right Vote Was a Yes Vote
This amendment allowed the Secretary of Agriculture to work with the Secretary of the Interior and the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to establish a task force to coordinate federal efforts to combat the documented die-off of bees and other pollinators vital to agriculture.
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