Directing the Removal of United States Armed Forces from Yemen

2019 Federal Legislative Agenda

Directing the Removal of United States Armed Forces from Yemen

H.J.Res 37 (Khanna (D-CA)). Cosponsors: McGovern, Kennedy, Clark, Moulton, Pressley. Total: 96. 
Passed the House, Feb. 13, 2019, 248 – 177; all nine Massachusetts Reps. voted Yes, but Moulton and Keating also voted for an amendment that watered it down.

S.J.Res 7 (Sanders (D-VT)). Cosponsors: Warren, Markey.  Total: 19. 
Passed the Senate 03/13/2019, 54 – 46 

This joint resolution prevents US armed forces from cooperating in the Saudi/UAE war in Yemen (but allows them to continue fighting Al Qaeda in Yemen).

MAPA Position: YES

Click here to learn more about ending US Military Support for the War in Yemen

https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/01/29/world/middleeast/29reuters-usa-saudi-yemen.html

https://www.facebook.com/senatorsanders/videos/1151765021664089 (video of press conference)

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