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Motion to Invoke Cloture on Kevin Christopher Newsom, of Alabama, to be U.S. Circuit Judge: Kevin Christopher Newsom, of Alabama, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit

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.

115th Congress
Jul 31, 2017
Cloture Motion Agreed to

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Key: R Yea D Yea D Nay
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Yea 68
49 19 0
  Nay 26
0 24 2
Not Voting 6
3 3 0
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