On the Motion (Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Baucus Amdt. No. 100)

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. 2 (110th).

Congress
110th Congress
Date
Jan 30, 2007
Chamber
Senate
Number
#34
Result:
Motion Agreed to

Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 87
 
 
 
87%
38 47 2
  Nay 10
 
 
 
10%
10 0 0
Not Voting 3
 
 
 
3%
1 2 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov

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Notes: “Aye” or “Yea”?
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