On the Cloture Motion H.R. 6

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
Dec 13, 2007
Chamber
Senate
Number
#425
Result:
Cloture Motion Rejected

Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 59
 
 
 
59%
9 48 2
  Nay 40
 
 
 
40%
39 1 0
Not Voting 1
 
 
 
1%
1 0 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov

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Notes: “Aye” or “Yea”?
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