The vote

The House failed again yesterday in a reconsideration vote to secure the 30 votes necessary to use the Constitutional Budget Reserve to fix the capital budget.

The chamber approved Senate Bill 2002 on Saturday, but failed 25-8 on Sunday to round up enough votes to fund it using the CBR. The second vote on appropriating the money failed 29-7.

Twelve Republicans, 16 Democrats and one non-affiliated House member voted for the funding measure. All those who voted no were Republicans.

How they voted:

Yeas: Rep. Matt Claman, D-Anchorage, Harriet Drummond, D-Anchorage, Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham; Zack Fields, D-Anchorage, Neal Foster, D-Nome; Sara Hannon, D-Juneau; Grier Hopkins, D-Fairbanks; Jennifer Johnston, R-Anchorage; Andy Josephson, D-Anchorage; Gary Knopp, R-Kenai; Chuck Kopp, R-Anchorage; Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka; Bart Lebon, R-Fairbanks; Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage; John Lincoln, D-Kotzebue; Kelly Merrick, R-Eagle River; Dan Ortiz, non-affilliated-Ketchikan; Lance Pruitt, R-Anchorage; Sara Rasmussen, R-Anchorage; Josh Revak, R-Anchorage; Laddie Shaw, R-Anchorage; Ivy Spohnholz, D-Anchorage; Andi Story, D-Juneau; Louise Stutts, R-Kodiak; Garen Tarr, D-Anchorage; Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks; Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage; Adam Wool, D-Fairbanks; and, Tiffany Zulkosky, D-Bethel.

Nays: Reps. David Eastman, R-Wasilla; Sharon Jackson, R-Eagle River; Delena Johnson, R-Palmer; Colleen Sullivan-Leonard, R-Wasilla; Cathy Tilton, R-Wasilla; Sarah Vance, R-Homer; and, Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole.

Excused: Reps. Ben Carpenter, R-Nikiski; Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake; George Rauscher, R-Sutton; and, Dave Talerico, R-Healy.

If there is another revote, it will be for all the marbles. House rules allow one more reconsideration vote. None has been scheduled.

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