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Motion to Invoke Cloture on H.R. 240

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. 240 (114th).

Totals

All Votes R D I
Yea 68%
 
 
 
68
23
 
43
 
2
 
Nay 31%
 
 
 
31
31
 
0
 
0
 
Not Voting 1%
 
 
 
1
0
 
1
 
0
 

Date: Feb 27, 2015

Required: 3/5

Result: Cloture Motion Agreed to

Source: senate.gov

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