On the Amendment (Bingaman Amdt. No. 5066 )

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July 09, 2008 Roll call number 166 in the Senate
Question On the Amendment (Bingaman Amdt. No. 5066 )
Bill: H.R. 6304: FISA Amendments Act of 2008
Amendment: S.Amdt 5066
Amendment purpose: To stay pending cases against certain telecommunications companies and provide that such companies may not seek retroactive immunity until 90 days after the date the final report of the Inspectors General on the President's Surveillance Program is submitted to Congress.
Vote Total Democrat Republican
Ayes 42 41 0
Nays 56 8 47
Present 0 0 0
Not Voting 2 1 1
Three fifths 'Ayes' required for passage.
Result: Amendment Rejected

Votes by Senator

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

* - 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'

Republicans

Independents / Third Party

Votes by Party

Other Senators Voting 'Nay'

Joseph I. Lieberman [I-CT]

Republican Senators Voting 'Aye'

Other Senators Voting 'Aye'

Bernard Sanders [I-VT]