Cloture on S. 1: Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act

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 S. 1.

Congress
114th Congress
Date
Jan 26, 2015
Chamber
Senate
Number
#30
Result:
Cloture Motion Rejected

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 53
 
 
 
53%
49 4 0
  Nay 39
 
 
 
39%
1 36 2
Not Voting 8
 
 
 
8%
4 4 0
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov
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