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Motion to Invoke Cloture on Blunt Amdt. No. 3900

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. 2577 (114th).

Congress
114th Congress
Date
May 17, 2016
Chamber
Senate
Number
#75
Result:
Cloture Motion Agreed to

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Key: R Yea D Yea R Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 68
 
 
 
68%
23 44 1
  Nay 29
 
 
 
29%
29 0 0
Not Voting 3
 
 
 
3%
2 0 1
Required: 3/5 source: senate.gov

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