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On the Cloture Motion H.R. 6111

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. 6111 (109th).

Totals

All Votes R D I
Yea 78%
 
 
 
78
42
 
36
 
0
 
Nay 10%
 
 
 
10
6
 
4
 
0
 
Not Voting 12%
 
 
 
12
7
 
4
 
1
 

Date: Dec 9, 2006

Required: 3/5

Result: Cloture Motion Agreed to

Source: senate.gov

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