On the Amendment (Alexander Amdt. No. 4222 )

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March 13, 2008 Roll call number 58 in the Senate
Question On the Amendment (Alexander Amdt. No. 4222 )
Bill: S.Con.Res. 70: Budget resolution FY2009
Amendment: S.Amdt 4222
Amendment purpose: To take $670,000 used by the EEOC in bringing actions against employers that require their employees to speak English, and instead use the money to teach English to adults through the Department of Education's English Literacy/Civics Education State Grant program.
Vote Total Democrat Republican
Ayes 54 8 46
Nays 44 41 1
Present 0 0 0
Not Voting 2 1 1
One half 'Ayes' required for passage.
Result: Amendment Agreed to

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. John A. Barrasso [R-WY] Aye
Sen. Max S. Baucus [D-MT] Aye
Sen. Evan Bayh [D-IN] Aye
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] Not Voting
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] Aye
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] Aye
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] Nay
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] Aye
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] Nay
Sen. Blanche Lambert Lincoln [D-AR] Aye
Sen. Richard G. Lugar [R-IN] Aye
Sen. Mel Martinez [R-FL] Nay
Sen. John S. McCain [R-AZ] Not Voting
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] Aye
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] Aye
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] 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. Roger F. Wicker [R-MS] Aye
Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR] Nay

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Mel Martinez [R-FL]