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Motion to Invoke Cloture Re: Callista L. Gingrich to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Holy See: Callista L. Gingrich, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Holy See

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.

Congress
115th Congress
Date
Oct 5, 2017
Chamber
Senate
Number
#216
Result:
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 75
 
 
 
75%
49 25 1
  Nay 20
 
 
 
20%
0 19 1
Not Voting 5
 
 
 
5%
3 2 0
Required: Simple Majority source: senate.gov

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Notes: *Minority Whip’s Vote “Aye” or “Yea”?
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