On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1704 to S.Amdt. 1502 to H.R. 6 (CLEAN Energy Act of 2007)

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. 6 (110th).

Congress
110th Congress
Date
Jun 21, 2007
Chamber
Senate
Number
#223
Result:
Cloture Motion Rejected

Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 57
 
 
 
58%
46 9 2
  Nay 36
 
 
 
36%
2 34 0
Not Voting 6
 
 
 
6%
2 4 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov
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