On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1158 to H.R. 3660 (Ethics Reform Act of 1989)

This was a vote on “cloture” in the Senate, which means to end debate so that an up-or-down vote can be taken. A vote in favor is a vote to end debate and move to a vote on the issue itself, while a vote against is a vote to prolong debate or to filibuster.

The vote was related to H.R. 3660 (101st).

Congress
101st Congress
Date
Nov 17, 1989
Chamber
Senate
Number
#304
Result:
Cloture Motion Agreed to

Totals     Democrat     Republican
  Yea 90
 
 
90%
53 37
  Nay 9
 
 
9%
1 8
Not Voting 1
 
 
1%
1 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov
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