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S 55 - Striker Replacement - Key Vote

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Edward Kennedy, Sr. voted Yea (Cloture Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Cloture Not Invoked (Senate) (53-47) - (Key vote)

Title: Striker Replacement

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to invoke cloture on a bill that prohibits employers from hiring permanent replacements for workers on strike.

Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A VOTE TO INVOKE CLOTURE ON A MOTION TO PROCEED, WHICH SENDS THE LEGISLATION TO THE FLOOR OF THE SENATE FOR DEBATE AND AMENDMENT. A MOTION TO PROCEED ALONE REQUIRES A MAJORITY FOR APPROVAL. HOWEVER, THE MOTION CAN BE FILIBUSTERED, AND WHEN THIS OCCURS, A CLOTURE VOTE IS NECESSARY TO VOTE ON THE MOTION TO PROCEED. A THREE-FIFTHS MAJORITY OF THE SENATE IS NECESSARY TO INVOKE CLOTURE.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Striker Replacement

Sponsors

  • Howard M. Metzenbaum (OH - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Daniel Kahikina Akaka Sr. (HI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Max S. Baucus (MT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph Robinette 'Joe' Biden Jr. (DE - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jeff Bingaman (NM - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bill Bradley (NJ - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert C. Byrd (WV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ben 'Nighthorse' Campbell (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Kent Conrad (ND - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas A. 'Tom' Daschle (SD - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Christopher J. 'Chris' Dodd (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Byron L. Dorgan (ND - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Exon (NE - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Russell D. 'Russ' Feingold (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Glenn (OH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark O. Hatfield (OR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Daniel K. Inouye (HI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Bennett Johnston (LA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward M. 'Ted' Kennedy Sr. (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Robert 'Bob' Kerrey (NE - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Forbes Kerry (MA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank R. Lautenberg (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph I. 'Joe' Lieberman (CT - I) (Out Of Office)
  • George J. Mitchell (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Carol Elizabeth Moseley Braun (IL - ) (Out Of Office)
  • Daniel Patrick Moynihan (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Claiborne 'Clay' Pell (RI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Donald W. Riegle Jr. (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul S. Sarbanes (MD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Sasser (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul Simon (IL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul D. Wellstone (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Harris Wofford Jr. (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
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