On the Cloture Motion S. 3001

Date:

Sep 8, 2008

Number:

Senate Vote #197
110th Congress

Result:

Cloture Motion Agreed to

Source:

senate.gov

This was a vote on “cloture”, 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. 3001 (110th).


Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 83
 
 
 
83%
41 40 2
  Nay 0
 
 
 
0%
0 0 0
Not Voting 17
 
 
 
17%
9 8 0
Required: 3/5

Vote Details

Notes: “Aye” or “Yea”?
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