The bill passed the House on Thursday with the support of 87 Republicans, while 138 voted against it.
Some other potential GOP Senate candidates did vote for it, however: Reps. Charles BoustanyCharles BoustanyDemocrats, Republicans must work together to advance health care Lobbying World Former GOP rep joins K Street lobbying firm Capitol Counsel MORE (La.), Erik Paulsen (Minn.), Patrick McHenry (N.C.) and Shelley Moore CapitoShelley Moore CapitoEconomic adjustment strategies for the 21st Century Coal-country advocates push aid for jobless miners ‘Nuclear’ cloud looms over Trump agenda MORE (W.Va.) supported the bill.
The high number of potential Senate candidates voting against the bill stands in contrast to the voting pattern of potentially vulnerable House Republicans, most of whom voted for the bill.
Sixteen Republicans who Democrats hope to target backed the bill: Reps. Lou BarlettaLou BarlettaRepublicans rush to help shape Trump’s infrastructure plan Overnight Finance: GOP makes case to fire consumer bureau chief | Republicans rush to shape infrastructure plan | Tax-writers urge Trump to fire IRS chief Trump transition members urge Rice to testify MORE (Pa.), Dan BenishekDan BenishekRepublican groups launch final ad blitz in key House battlegrounds Tea Party class reassesses record Michigan Republican to retire MORE (Mich.), Jim GerlachJim GerlachFormer reps: Increase support to Ukraine to deter Russia With Trump and GOP Congress, job creators can go on offense Big names free to lobby in 2016 MORE (Pa.), Chris Gibson (N.Y.), Michael Grimm (N.Y.), Richard Hanna (N.Y.), Scott RigellScott RigellGOP rushes to embrace Trump GOP lawmaker appears in Gary Johnson ad Some in GOP say Trump has gone too far MORE (Va.), Chris Collins (N.Y.), Rodney Davis (Ill.), Jeff Denham (Calif.), Tom Latham (Iowa), David Joyce (Ohio), Sean DuffySean DuffyGOP rep: Dems have done nothing to fix ObamaCare CNN host, GOP rep spar over Trump wiretap talk GOP targets Baldwin over Wisconsin VA scandal MORE (Wis.), Mike Fitzpatrick (Pa.), David Valadao (Calif.) and Jackie Walorski (Ind.).
Potentially vulnerable Republicans who voted against it include Reps. Kerry BentivolioKerry BentivolioIndiana Republican: Leaders duped me Reindeer farmer saves 'cromnibus' with yes vote High drama as .1T spending package advances by one vote MORE (Mich.), Reid RibbleReid RibbleWith Trump, conservatives hope for ally in 'War on Christmas' GOP rushes to embrace Trump House stays Republican as GOP limits losses MORE (Wis.) and Frank WolfFrank WolfBottom Line 10 most expensive House races Benghazi Report and Hillary: What it means for Philadelphia MORE (Va.), though all three appear fairly secure in their reelection bids early on.
This post was updated at 5:10 p.m.