**BREAKING** House Votes to Cut All Funds to ACORNSubmitted by northstar on Thu, 09/17/2009 - 14:53
Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) offered the Defund-ACORN bill to the Student Loans bill. The House vote convincingly to cut ALL federal funds to ACORN.
Vote: 345 to 75. Results: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2009/roll718.xml
Interesting side note, Dr Paul did not vote. Maybe this is why he chose to not vote, a poster in the comments section of biggovernment.com wrote:
"This is a game of distraction. This is slapped into a bill for government control of financial aid. This is NOT a good thing.... this was a political stunt to ramrod BAD legislation through."
This bill was attached to the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009