Federal - S4

Iraqi and Syrian Refugees

Cloture

Senate Roll Call Vote 4, 114th Congress, 2nd Session

Date: January 20, 2016

Status: Motion rejected

55
43

Our Position

Against

Description

Motion to invoke cloture (thus limiting debate) on the McConnell, R-Ky., motion to proceed to the bill that would require, before a Syrian or Iraqi refugee can be admitted into the United States, the FBI director to certify that a background check has been conducted that is sufficient to determine whether the individual is a security threat to the U.S., and the Homeland Security secretary, with concurrence of the FBI director and the director of national intelligence, to certify that the individual is not a security threat.

Related Bill

HR 4038 The American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act (official title to be confirmed).

Vote Breakdown

D R I
Yea 2 53 0
Nay 42 0 1
No Vote 0 1 1

Democrats

  • Tammy Baldwin Nay
  • Michael Bennet Nay
  • Richard Blumenthal Nay
  • Cory Booker Nay
  • Barbara Boxer Nay
  • Sherrod Brown Nay
  • Maria Cantwell Nay
  • Benjamin L. Cardin Nay
  • Thomas R. Carper Nay
  • Bob Casey Nay
  • Chris Coons Nay
  • Joe Donnelly Nay
  • Richard J. Durbin Nay
  • Dianne Feinstein Nay
  • Al Franken Nay
  • Kirsten Gillibrand Nay
  • Martin Heinrich Nay
  • Heidi Heitkamp Yea
  • Mazie K. Hirono Nay
  • Tim Kaine Nay
  • Amy Klobuchar Nay
  • Patrick J. Leahy Nay
  • Joe Manchin III Yea
  • Edward J. Markey Nay
  • Claire McCaskill Nay
  • Bob Menendez Nay
  • Jeff Merkley Nay
  • Barbara A. Mikulski Nay
  • Christopher S. Murphy Nay
  • Patty Murray Nay
  • Bill Nelson Nay
  • Gary Peters Nay
  • Jack Reed Nay
  • Harry Reid Nay
  • Brian Schatz Nay
  • Charles E. Schumer Nay
  • Jeanne Shaheen Nay
  • Debbie Stabenow Nay
  • Jon Tester Nay
  • Tom Udall Nay
  • Mark Warner Nay
  • Elizabeth Warren Nay
  • Sheldon Whitehouse Nay
  • Ron Wyden Nay

Republicans

  • Lamar Alexander Yea
  • Kelly Ayotte Yea
  • John Barrasso Yea
  • Roy Blunt Yea
  • John Boozman Yea
  • Richard M. Burr Yea
  • Shelley Moore Capito Yea
  • Bill Cassidy Yea
  • Dan Coats Yea
  • Thad Cochran Yea
  • Susan Collins Yea
  • Bob Corker Yea
  • John Cornyn Yea
  • Tom Cotton Yea
  • Michael D. Crapo Yea
  • Ted Cruz Yea
  • Steve Daines Yea
  • Michael B. Enzi Yea
  • Joni Ernst Yea
  • Deb Fischer Yea
  • Jeff Flake Yea
  • Cory Gardner Yea
  • Lindsey Graham Not Present
  • Charles E. Grassley Yea
  • Orrin G. Hatch Yea
  • Dean Heller Yea
  • John Hoeven Yea
  • James M. Inhofe Yea
  • Johnny Isakson Yea
  • Ron Johnson Yea
  • Mark S. Kirk Yea
  • James Lankford Yea
  • Mike Lee Yea
  • John McCain Yea
  • Mitch McConnell Yea
  • Jerry Moran Yea
  • Lisa Murkowski Yea
  • Rand Paul Yea
  • David Perdue Yea
  • Rob Portman Yea
  • Jim Risch Yea
  • Pat Roberts Yea
  • Mike Rounds Yea
  • Marco Rubio Yea
  • Ben Sasse Yea
  • Tim Scott Yea
  • Jeff Sessions Yea
  • Richard C. Shelby Yea
  • Dan Sullivan Yea
  • John Thune Yea
  • Thom Tillis Yea
  • Patrick J. Toomey Yea
  • David Vitter Yea
  • Roger Wicker Yea