HJRES

AcronymDefinition
HJRESHouse Joint Resolution (style of a resolution of both houses of Congress)
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marines were deployed in Lebanon in 1982-84, prompting Congress to invoke the WPR for the first time with passage of legislation (HJRes 364).(18) This deployment ended a few months after 241 marines were killed in a suicide bombing in Beirut in October 1983.
All results on the six votes were coded so that "support for intervention" means that a Representative either agreed to legislation endorsing the president's deployment in anyway (HJRes 364 on Lebanon; HJRes 77 on Iraq; HConRes 170 on Somalia) or opposed legislation to prohibit, cease, or restrict the deployment in any way (H.R.
The Senate voted 56-44 to table the so-called "right-to-know" during debate on the balanced budget, HJRes 1.