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How did Ohio members of Congress vote this week?

Jessica Wehrman in the Washington Bureau took a look at how our members of Congress voted on key issues this week.

Scaffolding surrounds the U.S. Capitol Building while it undergoes repairs in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014. Republicans roared back in the midterm elections on Tuesday, capturing control of the Senate from Democrats, winning crucial governor races and solidifying their majority in the U.S. House. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

HOUSE

Dayton-area members in bold

*H.R. 3236 A bill temporarily extending the highway trust fund for three months.

Passed 385-34

Democrats:

Yes: Beatty, Fudge, Kaptur, Ryan

Republicans

No: Renacci

Yes: Chabot , Gibbs, Johnson, Jordan , Joyce, Latta, Stivers, Tiberi, Turner , Wenstrup

* HR 1994 A bill making it easier to fire or demote VA employees Passed 256-170

Democrats:

No: Beatty, Fudge, Kaptur, Ryan

Republicans

Yes: Chabot , Gibbs, Johnson, Jordan , Joyce, Latta, Renacci, Stivers, Tiberi, Turner , Wenstrup

SENATE

* S. Amdt. 2327 to S. Amdt. 2266 to H.R. 22 An amendment reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank Passed 64-29 Democrat

Yes: Brown

Republican

Yes: Portman

* H.R. 3236 A bill temporarily extending the highway trust fund for three months.

Passed: 91-4

Democrat

Yes: Brown

Republican

Yes: Portman

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