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17 Senators Who Voted Against The Solis Nomination. Who are these Union-Busting Senators?[edit]

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17 Senators Who Voted Against The Solis Nomination. Who are these Union-Busting Senators? —The preceding unsigned comment was added by (talkcontribs)

NAYs 17

Senator Bond (R-MO,Senator Bunning (R-KY),Senator Burr (R-NC), Senator Coburn (R-OK), Senator Cornyn (R-TX), Senator Crapo (R-ID), Senator DeMint(R-SC), Senator Ensign (R-NV), Senator Inhofe (R-OK), Senator Kyl (R-AZ), Senator Risch (R-ID), Senator Roberts (R-KS), Senator Sessions (R-AL), Senator Shelby (R-AL) , Senator Thune (R-SD), Senator Vitter (R-LA), Seator Wicker (R-MS)

U.S. Senate Roll Call Votes 111th Congress - 1st Session as compiled through Senate LIS by the Senate Bill Clerk under the direction of the Secretary of the Senate

Vote Summary

Question: On the Nomination (Confirmation Hilda L. Solis of California, to be Secretary of Labor )

Vote Number: 66 Vote Date: February 24, 2009, 04:30 PM

Required For Majority: 1/2 Vote Result: Nomination Confirmed Nomination Number: PN64-18

Nomination Description: Hilda L. Solis, of California, to be Secretary of Labor Vote Counts: YEAs 80

NAYs 17

Not Voting 2

Grouped By Vote Position NAYs 17

Bond (R-MO) Bunning (R-KY) Burr (R-NC) Coburn (R-OK) Cornyn (R-TX) Crapo (R-ID) DeMint (R-SC) Ensign (R-NV) Inhofe (R-OK) Kyl (R-AZ) Risch (R-ID) Roberts (R-KS) Sessions (R-AL) Shelby (R-AL) Thune (R-SD) Vitter (R-LA) Wicker (R-MS)

Grouped By Vote Position YEAs ---80 Akaka (D-HI) Alexander (R-TN) Barrasso (R-WY) Baucus (D-MT) Bayh (D-IN) Begich (D-AK) Bennet (D-CO) Bennett (R-UT) Bingaman (D-NM) Boxer (D-CA) Brown (D-OH) Brownback (R-KS) Burris (D-IL) Byrd (D-WV) Cantwell (D-WA) Cardin (D-MD) Carper (D-DE) Casey (D-PA) Chambliss (R-GA) Cochran (R-MS) Collins (R-ME) Conrad (D-ND) Corker (R-TN) Dodd (D-CT) Dorgan (D-ND) Durbin (D-IL) Enzi (R-WY) Feingold (D-WI) Feinstein (D-CA) Gillibrand (D-NY) Graham (R-SC) Grassley (R-IA) Gregg (R-NH) Hagan (D-NC) Hatch (R-UT) Hutchison (R-TX) Inouye (D-HI) Isakson (R-GA) Johanns (R-NE) Johnson (D-SD) Kaufman (D-DE) Kerry (D-MA) Klobuchar (D-MN) Kohl (D-WI) Landrieu (D-LA) Lautenberg (D-NJ) Leahy (D-VT) Levin (D-MI) Lieberman (ID-CT) Lincoln (D-AR) Lugar (R-IN) Martinez (R-FL) McCain (R-AZ) McCaskill (D-MO) McConnell (R-KY) Menendez (D-NJ) Merkley (D-OR) Mikulski (D-MD) Murkowski (R-AK) Murray (D-WA) Nelson (D-FL) Nelson (D-NE) Pryor (D-AR) Reed (D-RI) Reid (D-NV) Rockefeller (D-WV) Sanders (I-VT) Schumer (D-NY) Shaheen (D-NH) Snowe (R-ME) Specter (R-PA) Stabenow (D-MI) Tester (D-MT) Udall (D-CO) Udall (D-NM) Voinovich (R-OH) Warner (D-VA) Webb (D-VA) Whitehouse (D-RI) Wyden (D-OR)

Not Voting - 2

Harkin (D-IA) Kennedy (D-MA)

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Good for them. Fephisto (talk) 11:04, 28 February 2009 (UTC)