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Senate Vote 2 - Approves Debt Limit Increase

Bill: H.J.RES.98 - Relating to the disapproval of the President's exercise of authority to increase the debt limit, ...

Description: A joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the President's exercise of authority to increase the debt limit, as submitted under section 3101A of title 31, United States Code, on January 12, 2012.

Result: Motion to Proceed Rejected by a margin of 5 votes (49 required)

Date: January 26, 2012 at 11:57 a.m. (vote source)

Yes 44
2
42
 
No 52
49
1
2
 
Present 0
 
Not Voting 4
4
 
Yes votes No votes Other
Republicans
 
42
 
1
 
4
Democrats
 
2
 
49
 
0
Independents
 
0
 
2
 
0

Complete Roll Call

Yes Votes (44)

MemberPartyState
 
   Lamar Alexander
R Tenn.
 
   Kelly Ayotte
R N.H.
 
   John Barrasso
R Wyo.
 
   Roy Blunt
R Mo.
 
   John Boozman
R Ark.
 
   Richard M. Burr
R N.C.
 
   Daniel Coats
R Ind.
 
   Tom Coburn
R Okla.
 
   Thad Cochran
R Miss.
 
   Susan Collins
R Maine
 
   John Cornyn
R Texas
 
   Michael D. Crapo
R Idaho
 
   Jim DeMint
R S.C.
 
   Michael B. Enzi
R Wyo.
 
   Lindsey Graham
R S.C.
 
   Charles E. Grassley
R Iowa
 
   Orrin G. Hatch
R Utah
 
   Dean Heller
R Nev.
 
   John Hoeven
R N.D.
 
   Kay Bailey Hutchison
R Texas
 
   James M. Inhofe
R Okla.
 
   Johnny Isakson
R Ga.
 
   Mike Johanns
R Neb.
 
   Ron Johnson
R Wis.
 
   Jon Kyl
R Ariz.
 
   Mike Lee
R Utah
 
   Richard G. Lugar
R Ind.
 
   Joe Manchin III
D W.Va.
 
   Mitch McConnell
R Ky.
 
   Jerry Moran
R Kan.
 
   Lisa Murkowski
R Alaska
 
   Ben Nelson
D Neb.
 
   Rand Paul
R Ky.
 
   Rob Portman
R Ohio
 
   Jim Risch
R Idaho
 
   Pat Roberts
R Kan.
 
   Marco Rubio
R Fla.
 
   Jeff Sessions
R Ala.
 
   Richard C. Shelby
R Ala.
 
   Olympia J. Snowe
R Maine
 
   John Thune
R S.D.
 
   Patrick J. Toomey
R Pa.
 
   David Vitter
R La.
 
   Roger Wicker
R Miss.

No Votes (52)

MemberPartyState
 
   Daniel K. Akaka
DHawaii
 
   Max Baucus
DMont.
 
   Mark Begich
DAlaska
 
   Michael Bennet
DColo.
 
   Jeff Bingaman
DN.M.
 
   Richard Blumenthal
DConn.
 
   Barbara Boxer
DCalif.
 
   Sherrod Brown
DOhio
 
   Scott Brown
RMass.
 
   Maria Cantwell
DWash.
 
   Benjamin L. Cardin
DMd.
 
   Thomas R. Carper
DDel.
 
   Bob Casey
DPa.
 
   Kent Conrad
DN.D.
 
   Christopher A. Coons
DDel.
 
   Richard J. Durbin
DIll.
 
   Dianne Feinstein
DCalif.
 
   Al Franken
DMinn.
 
   Kirsten E. Gillibrand
DN.Y.
 
   Kay Hagan
DN.C.
 
   Tom Harkin
DIowa
 
   Daniel K. Inouye
DHawaii
 
   Tim Johnson
DS.D.
 
   John Kerry
DMass.
 
   Amy Klobuchar
DMinn.
 
   Herb Kohl
DWis.
 
   Mary L. Landrieu
DLa.
 
   Frank R. Lautenberg
DN.J.
 
   Patrick J. Leahy
DVt.
 
   Carl Levin
DMich.
 
   Joseph I. Lieberman
IDConn.
 
   Claire McCaskill
DMo.
 
   Robert Menendez
DN.J.
 
   Jeff Merkley
DOre.
 
   Barbara A. Mikulski
DMd.
 
   Patty Murray
DWash.
 
   Bill Nelson
DFla.
 
   Mark Pryor
DArk.
 
   Jack Reed
DR.I.
 
   Harry Reid
DNev.
 
   John D. Rockefeller IV
DW.Va.
 
   Bernard Sanders
IDVt.
 
   Charles E. Schumer
DN.Y.
 
   Jeanne Shaheen
DN.H.
 
   Debbie Stabenow
DMich.
 
   Jon Tester
DMont.
 
   Mark Udall
DColo.
 
   Tom Udall
DN.M.
 
   Mark Warner
DVa.
 
   Jim Webb
DVa.
 
   Sheldon Whitehouse
DR.I.
 
   Ron Wyden
DOre.

Did Not Vote (4)

MemberPartyState
 
   Saxby Chambliss
RGa.
 
   Bob Corker
RTenn.
 
   Mark Steven Kirk
RIll.
 
   John McCain
RAriz.

Present (0)

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