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On the Cloture Motion PN139: David J. Hayes, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior

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.

Congress
111th Congress
Date
May 13, 2009
Chamber
Senate
Number
#189
Result:
Cloture Motion Rejected

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Key: D Yea R Yea D Nay R Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 57
 
 
 
58%
53 2 2
  Nay 39
 
 
 
39%
1 38 0
Not Voting 3
 
 
 
3%
3 0 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov

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Notes: *Majority Leader’s Vote “Aye” or “Yea”?
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