Cloture on H.R. 2685: Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2016

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 H.R. 2685.

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Jun 18, 2015
Chamber
Senate
Number
#216
Question:
On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed in the Senate
Result:
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected

Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 50
 
 
 
50%
49 1 0
  Nay 45
 
 
 
45%
1 42 2
Not Voting 5
 
 
 
5%
4 1 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov

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