The measure passed the House by a vote of 327-91, according to the Associated Press.
LaMalfa was among Republicans who voted for an amendment that would have cut all federal budgets by 1.63 percent to offset the $17 billion that was approved for immediate hurricane relief.
This amendment, which was proposed by Rep. Mick Mulvaney, R-S.C., was backed by the conservative Club for Growth. It was defeated by a vote of 258-162, according to the AP.
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