On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3435 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)

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December 27, 2012 Roll call number 233 in the Senate
Question On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3435 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)
Bill: H.R. 5949: FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
Amendment: S.Amdt 3435
Amendment purpose: To require the Attorney General to disclose each decision, order, or opinion of a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court that includes significant legal interpretation of section 501 or 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 unless such disclosure is not in the national security interest of the United States.
Vote Total Democrat Republican
Ayes 36 33 3
Nays 54 13 40
Present 0 0 0
Not Voting 9 4 4
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. Kelly Ayotte [R-NH] Nay
Sen. John A. Barrasso [R-WY] Nay
Sen. Max S. Baucus [D-MT] Aye
Sen. Mark Begich [D-AK] Aye
Sen. Michael F. Bennet [D-CO] Aye
Sen. Jeff Bingaman [D-NM] Aye
Sen. Richard Blumenthal [D-CT] Aye
Sen. Roy Blunt [R-MO] Nay
Sen. John Boozman [R-AR] Nay
Sen. Barbara Boxer [D-CA] Not Voting
Sen. Scott Brown [R-MA] Nay
Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH] Not Voting
Sen. Richard M. Burr [R-NC] Nay
Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] Aye
Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin [D-MD] Aye
Sen. Thomas Richard Carper [D-DE] Aye
Sen. Robert P. Casey [D-PA] Nay
Sen. Saxby Chambliss [R-GA] Nay
Sen. Daniel Ray Coats [R-IN] Nay
Sen. Thomas A. Coburn [R-OK] Nay
Sen. Thad Cochran [R-MS] Nay
Sen. Susan M. Collins [R-ME] Nay
Sen. Kent Kent Conrad [D-ND] Aye
Sen. Chris Andrew Coons [D-DE] Aye
Sen. Bob Corker [R-TN] Nay
Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX] Nay
Sen. Michael D. Crapo [R-ID] Nay
Sen. Jim W. DeMint [R-SC] Not Voting
Sen. Richard J. Durbin [D-IL] Aye
Sen. Michael B. Enzi [R-WY] Nay
Sen. Dianne Feinstein [D-CA] Nay
Sen. Alan Stuart Franken [D-MN] Aye
Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand [D-NY] Aye
Sen. Lindsey O. Graham [R-SC] Nay
Sen. Charles E. Grassley [R-IA] Nay
Sen. Kay Hagan [D-NC] Nay
Sen. Thomas Harkin [D-IA] Not Voting
Sen. Orrin G. Hatch [R-UT] Nay
Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV] Aye
Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND] Nay
Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison [R-TX] Nay
Sen. James M. Inhofe [R-OK] Not Voting
Sen. John H. Isakson [R-GA] Nay
Sen. Mike Johanns [R-NE] Nay
Sen. Ron Johnson [R-WI] Nay
Sen. Tim P. Johnson [D-SD] Nay
Sen. John Forbes Kerry [D-MA] Nay
Sen. Mark Steven Kirk [R-IL] Not Voting
Sen. Amy Jean Klobuchar [D-MN] Aye
Sen. Herbert H. Kohl [D-WI] Nay
Sen. Jon Kyl [R-AZ] Nay
Sen. Mary L. Landrieu [D-LA] Nay
Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg [D-NJ] Not Voting
Sen. Patrick J. Leahy [D-VT] Aye
Sen. Mike Lee [R-UT] Aye
Sen. Carl Levin [D-MI] Aye
Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman [I-CT] Nay
Sen. Richard G. Lugar [R-IN] Nay
Sen. Joe Manchin [D-WV] Aye
Sen. John S. McCain [R-AZ] Nay
Sen. Claire McCaskill [D-MO] Nay
Sen. Mitch McConnell [R-KY] Nay
Sen. Robert Menéndez [D-NJ] Aye
Sen. Jeff Merkley [D-OR] Aye
Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski [D-MD] Nay
Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS] Nay
Sen. Lisa A. Murkowski [R-AK] Not Voting
Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] Aye
Sen. Ben E. Nelson [D-NE] Aye
Sen. Bill Nelson [D-FL] Nay
Sen. Rand Paul [R-KY] Aye
Sen. Robert J. Portman [R-OH] Nay
Sen. Mark Pryor [D-AR] Aye
Sen. John F. Reed [D-RI] Aye
Sen. Harry M. Reid [D-NV] Aye
Sen. James Risch [R-ID] Nay
Sen. Pat Roberts [R-KS] Nay
Sen. John D. Rockefeller [D-WV] Nay
Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] Nay
Sen. Bernard Sanders [I-VT] Not Voting
Sen. Charles E. Schumer [D-NY] Aye
Sen. Jefferson B. Sessions [R-AL] Nay
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH] Aye
Sen. Richard C. Shelby [R-AL] Nay
Sen. Olympia J. Snowe [R-ME] Nay
Sen. Debbie Ann Stabenow [D-MI] Aye
Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT] Aye
Sen. John Thune [R-SD] Nay
Sen. Patrick J. Toomey [R-PA] Nay
Sen. Mark E. Udall [D-CO] Aye
Sen. Tom S. Udall [D-NM] Aye
Sen. David Vitter [R-LA] Nay
Sen. Mark Warner [D-VA] Nay
Sen. Jim Webb [D-VA] Aye
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse [D-RI] Nay
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

Votes by Party

Other Senators Voting 'Nay'

Joseph I. Lieberman [I-CT]

Republican Senators Voting 'Aye'

Dean Heller [R-NV]
Mike Lee [R-UT]
Rand Paul [R-KY]

Other Senators Voting 'Aye'