On the Cloture Motion S. 2038

Date:

Mar 22, 2012

Number:

Senate Vote #56
112th 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. 2038 (112th).


Totals     Democrat     Republican     Independent
  Yea 96
 
 
 
96%
51 43 2
  Nay 3
 
 
 
3%
0 3 0
Not Voting 1
 
 
 
1%
0 1 0
Required: 3/5
Seat position based on our ideology score.

Vote Details

Notes: “Aye” or “Yea”?
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