On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed H.R. 847

Date:

Dec 9, 2010

Number:

Senate Vote #269
111th Congress

Result:

Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected

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 H.R. 847 (111th).


Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 57
 
 
 
57%
55 0 2
  Nay 42
 
 
 
42%
1 41 0
Not Voting 1
 
 
 
1%
0 1 0
Required: 3/5
Seat position based on our ideology score.

Vote Details

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