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Motion to Invoke Cloture Re: John F. Ring to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board: John F. Ring, of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board for the term of five years expiring December 16, 2022

Apr 10, 2018 at 2:15 p.m. ET.

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.

Totals

All Votes R D I
Yea 50%
 
 
 
50
50
 
0
 
0
 
Nay 47%
 
 
 
47
0
 
45
 
2
 
Not Voting 3%
 
 
 
3
1
 
2
 
0
 

Cloture Motion Agreed to. Simple Majority Required. Source: senate.gov.

The Yea votes represented 44% of the country’s population by apportioning each state’s population to its voting senators.

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