On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 4825 to S. 3036 (Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2008)

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 S. 3036 (110th).

Congress
110th Congress
Date
Jun 6, 2008
Chamber
Senate
Number
#145
Result:
Cloture Motion Rejected

Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 48
 
 
 
48%
39 7 2
  Nay 36
 
 
 
36%
4 32 0
Not Voting 16
 
 
 
16%
7 9 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov
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Notes: “Aye” or “Yea”?
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