On the Amendment (Cochran Amd. No. 643 )

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March 27, 2007 Roll call number 116 in the Senate
Question On the Amendment (Cochran Amd. No. 643 )
Bill: H.R. 1591: Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2007
Amendment: S.Amdt 643
Amendment purpose: To strike language that would tie the hands of the Commander-in-Chief by imposing an arbitrary timetable for the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq, thereby undermining the position of American Armed Forces and jeopardizing the successful conclusion of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Vote Total Democrat Republican
Ayes 48 2 45
Nays 50 47 2
Present 0 0 0
Not Voting 2 1 1
One half 'Ayes' required for passage.
Result: Amendment Rejected

Votes by Senator

NameVoted
Sen. Daniel Kahikina Akaka [D-HI] Nay
Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN] Aye
Sen. Wayne A. Allard [R-CO] Aye
Sen. Max S. Baucus [D-MT] Nay
Sen. Evan Bayh [D-IN] Nay
Sen. Robert F. Bennett [R-UT] Aye
Sen. Joseph R. Biden [D-DE] Nay
Sen. Jeff Bingaman [D-NM] Nay
Sen. Christopher S. Bond [R-MO] Aye
Sen. Barbara Boxer [D-CA] Nay
Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH] Nay
Sen. Samuel D. Brownback [R-KS] Aye
Sen. Jim Bunning [R-KY] Aye
Sen. Richard M. Burr [R-NC] Aye
Sen. Robert C. Byrd [D-WV] Nay
Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] Nay
Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin [D-MD] Nay
Sen. Thomas Richard Carper [D-DE] Nay
Sen. Robert P. Casey [D-PA] Nay
Sen. Saxby Chambliss [R-GA] Aye
Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton [D-NY] Nay
Sen. Thomas A. Coburn [R-OK] Aye
Sen. Thad Cochran [R-MS] Aye
Sen. Norm Coleman [R-MN] Aye
Sen. Susan M. Collins [R-ME] Aye
Sen. Kent Kent Conrad [D-ND] Nay
Sen. Bob Corker [R-TN] Aye
Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX] Aye
Sen. Larry E. Craig [R-ID] Aye
Sen. Michael D. Crapo [R-ID] Aye
Sen. Jim W. DeMint [R-SC] Aye
Sen. Christopher J. Dodd [D-CT] Nay
Sen. Elizabeth H. Dole [R-NC] Aye
Sen. Pete V. Domenici [R-NM] Aye
Sen. Byron L. Dorgan [D-ND] Nay
Sen. Richard J. Durbin [D-IL] Nay
Sen. John Eric Ensign [R-NV] Aye
Sen. Michael B. Enzi [R-WY] Not Voting
Sen. Russell D. Feingold [D-WI] Nay
Sen. Dianne Feinstein [D-CA] Nay
Sen. Lindsey O. Graham [R-SC] Aye
Sen. Charles E. Grassley [R-IA] Aye
Sen. Judd A. Gregg [R-NH] Aye
Sen. Charles T. Hagel [R-NE] Nay
Sen. Thomas Harkin [D-IA] Nay
Sen. Orrin G. Hatch [R-UT] Aye
Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison [R-TX] Aye
Sen. James M. Inhofe [R-OK] Aye
Sen. Daniel K. Inouye [D-HI] Nay
Sen. John H. Isakson [R-GA] Aye
Sen. Tim P. Johnson [D-SD] Not Voting
Sen. Edward M. Kennedy [D-MA] Nay
Sen. John Forbes Kerry [D-MA] Nay
Sen. Amy Jean Klobuchar [D-MN] Nay
Sen. Herbert H. Kohl [D-WI] Nay
Sen. Jon Kyl [R-AZ] Aye
Sen. Mary L. Landrieu [D-LA] Nay
Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg [D-NJ] Nay
Sen. Patrick J. Leahy [D-VT] Nay
Sen. Carl Levin [D-MI] Nay
Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman [I-CT] Aye
Sen. Blanche Lambert Lincoln [D-AR] Nay
Sen. Trent Lott [R-MS] Aye
Sen. Richard G. Lugar [R-IN] Aye
Sen. Mel Martinez [R-FL] Aye
Sen. John S. McCain [R-AZ] Aye
Sen. Claire McCaskill [D-MO] Nay
Sen. Mitch McConnell [R-KY] Aye
Sen. Robert Menéndez [D-NJ] Nay
Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski [D-MD] Nay
Sen. Lisa A. Murkowski [R-AK] Aye
Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] Nay
Sen. Ben E. Nelson [D-NE] Nay
Sen. Bill Nelson [D-FL] Nay
Sen. Barack Obama [D-IL] Nay
Sen. Mark Pryor [D-AR] Aye
Sen. John F. Reed [D-RI] Nay
Sen. Harry M. Reid [D-NV] Nay
Sen. Pat Roberts [R-KS] Aye
Sen. John D. Rockefeller [D-WV] Nay
Sen. Ken Salazar [D-CO] Nay
Sen. Bernard Sanders [I-VT] Nay
Sen. Charles E. Schumer [D-NY] Nay
Sen. Jefferson B. Sessions [R-AL] Aye
Sen. Richard C. Shelby [R-AL] Aye
Sen. Gordon Harold Smith [R-OR] Nay
Sen. Olympia J. Snowe [R-ME] Aye
Sen. Arlen Specter [D-PA] Aye
Sen. Debbie Ann Stabenow [D-MI] Nay
Sen. Ted F. Stevens [R-AK] Aye
Sen. John E. Sununu [R-NH] Aye
Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT] Nay
Sen. Craig Thomas [R-WY] Aye
Sen. John Thune [R-SD] Aye
Sen. David Vitter [R-LA] Aye
Sen. George V. Voinovich [R-OH] Aye
Sen. John W. Warner [R-VA] Aye
Sen. Jim Webb [D-VA] Nay
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse [D-RI] Nay
Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR] Nay

* - Voters marked "No Data" are voters that THOMAS has not associated yet.

** Because of incomplete data, party breakdown visualizations may be inaccurate by one or two votes.

Vote Result

All Senators Voting 'Not Voting'

Independents / Third Party

Votes by Party

Republican Senators Voting 'Nay'

Charles T. Hagel [R-NE]
Gordon Harold Smith [R-OR]

Other Senators Voting 'Nay'

Bernard Sanders [I-VT]

Democrat Senators Voting 'Aye'

Mark Pryor [D-AR]
Arlen Specter [D-PA]

Other Senators Voting 'Aye'

Joseph I. Lieberman [I-CT]