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On the Nomination PN1: Ashton B. Carter, of Massachusetts, to be Secretary of Defense

Feb 12, 2015 at 2:07 p.m. ET.

Totals

All Votes R D I
Yea 95%
 
 
 
93
48
 
43
 
2
 
Nay 5%
 
 
 
5
5
 
0
 
0
 
Not Voting
 
 
 
2
1
 
1
 
0
 

Nomination Confirmed. Simple Majority Required. Source: senate.gov.

The Yea votes represented 96% of the country’s population by apportioning each state’s population to its voting senators.

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Statistically Notable Votes

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