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On the Amendment (Salazar Amdt. No. 4196 as Modified )

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March 13, 2008 Roll call number 49 in the Senate
Question On the Amendment (Salazar Amdt. No. 4196 as Modified )
Bill: S.Con.Res. 70: Budget resolution FY2009
Amendment: S.Amdt 4196
Amendment purpose: To reform the estate tax to avoid subjecting thousands of families, family businesses, and family farms and ranches to the estate tax.
Vote Total Democrat Republican
Ayes 38 34 3
Nays 62 16 45
Present 0 0 0
Not Voting 0 0 0
One half '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] Aye
Sen. Robert F. Bennett [R-UT] Nay
Sen. Joseph R. Biden [D-DE] Aye
Sen. Jeff Bingaman [D-NM] Nay
Sen. Christopher S. Bond [R-MO] Nay
Sen. Barbara Boxer [D-CA] Aye
Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH] Nay
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] Nay
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] Aye
Sen. Kent Kent Conrad [D-ND] Aye
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] Nay
Sen. Richard J. Durbin [D-IL] Nay
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] Nay
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] Aye
Sen. John H. Isakson [R-GA] Nay
Sen. Tim P. Johnson [D-SD] Aye
Sen. Edward M. Kennedy [D-MA] Nay
Sen. John Forbes Kerry [D-MA] Nay
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] Aye
Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg [D-NJ] Aye
Sen. Patrick J. Leahy [D-VT] Aye
Sen. Carl Levin [D-MI] Nay
Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman [I-CT] Aye
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] Nay
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] Aye
Sen. Bill Nelson [D-FL] Aye
Sen. Barack Obama [D-IL] Aye
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] Nay
Sen. John D. Rockefeller [D-WV] Nay
Sen. Ken Salazar [D-CO] Aye
Sen. Bernard Sanders [I-VT] Nay
Sen. Charles E. Schumer [D-NY] Nay
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] Aye
Sen. Arlen Specter [D-PA] Nay
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] Aye
Sen. John W. Warner [R-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

All Senators Voting 'Nay'

Independents / Third Party

Votes by Party

Other Senators Voting 'Nay'

Bernard Sanders [I-VT]

Other Senators Voting 'Aye'

Joseph I. Lieberman [I-CT]