Amendment (S.Amdt.4572) to S.1315:
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance life insurance benefits for disabled veterans, and for other purposes.
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April 24, 2008
Roll call number 111
(Amendment number S.Amdt.4572)
in the Senate
On the Amendment (Burr Amdt. No. 4572 )
To increase benefits for disabled U.S. veterans and provide a fair benefit to World War II Filipino veterans for their service to the United States.
Ayes: 41 (Democrat: 1; Republican: 40)
Nays: 56 (Democrat: 48; Republican: 6; Other: 2)
Abstained: 3 (Democrat: 1; Republican: 2)
Required percentage of 'Aye' votes: 1/2 (50%)
Percentage of 'aye' votes: 41%
Result: Amendment Rejected
Republicans Voting 'Abstain'
* - Voters marked "No Data" are voters that THOMAS has not associated yet.
** Because of incomplete data from newly elected Representatives, party breakdown visualizations may be inaccurate by one or two votes.