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On the Nomination PN1095: Kirstjen Nielsen, of Virginia, to be Secretary of Homeland Security

Dec 5, 2017 at 4 p.m. ET.

Totals

All Votes R D I
Yea 62%
 
 
 
62
51
 
10
 
1
 
Nay 37%
 
 
 
37
0
 
36
 
1
 
Not Voting 1%
 
 
 
1
1
 
0
 
0
 

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

The Yea votes represented 53% 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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