After reports that the USS Maddox had been attacked by North Vietnamese naval vessels, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 422-1 to authorize military action in Vietnam. Eugene Siler was the loan 'Nay' vote.
Map, visualize, and explore the passage of the USA PATRIOT Act in October 2001
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By a vote of 96-3, Ford was easily confirmed. Click to learn who the three dissenting votes were.
The Senate's attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act narrowly failed due to a surprise defection by Sen. John McCain