Senate roll vote on long-term health care

AP News
|
Posted: Dec 04, 2009 5:09 PM

The 51-47 roll call Friday by which the Senate rejected a Republican-led effort to eliminate a long-term care program from the health care bill.

A "yes" vote is a vote to strike the voluntary program from the bill.

Voting yes were 11 Democrats, 39 Republicans and 1 independent.

Voting no were 46 Democrats, 0 Republicans and 1 independent.

Democrats Yes

Baucus, Mont.; Bayh, Ind.; Carper, Del.; Conrad, N.D.; Landrieu, La.; Lincoln, Ark.; McCaskill, Mo.; Nelson, Neb.; Udall, Colo.; Warner, Va.; Webb, Va.

Democrats No

Akaka, Hawaii; Begich, Alaska; Bennet, Colo.; Bingaman, N.M.; Boxer, Calif.; Brown, Ohio; Burris, Ill.; Cantwell, Wash.; Cardin, Md.; Casey, Pa.; Dodd, Conn.; Dorgan, N.D.; Durbin, Ill.; Feingold, Wis.; Feinstein, Calif.; Franken, Minn.; Gillibrand, N.Y.; Hagan, N.C.; Harkin, Iowa; Inouye, Hawaii; Johnson, S.D.; Kaufman, Del.; Kerry, Mass.; Kirk, Mass.; Klobuchar, Minn.; Kohl, Wis.; Lautenberg, N.J.; Leahy, Vt.; Levin, Mich.; Menendez, N.J.; Merkley, Ore.; Mikulski, Md.; Murray, Wash.; Nelson, Fla.; Pryor, Ark.; Reed, R.I.; Reid, Nev.; Rockefeller, W.V.; Schumer, N.Y.; Shaheen, N.H.; Specter, Pa.; Stabenow, Mich.; Tester, Mont.; Udall, N.M.; Whitehouse, R.I.; Wyden, Ore.

Democrats Not Voting

Byrd, W.V.

Republicans Yes

Alexander, Tenn.; Barrasso, Wyo.; Bennett, Utah; Bond, Mo.; Brownback, Kan.; Burr, N.C.; Chambliss, Ga.; Coburn, Okla.; Cochran, Miss.; Collins, Maine; Corker, Tenn.; Cornyn, Texas; Crapo, Idaho; DeMint, S.C.; Ensign, Nev.; Enzi, Wyo.; Graham, S.C.; Grassley, Iowa; Gregg, N.H.; Hatch, Utah; Hutchison, Texas; Inhofe, Okla.; Isakson, Ga.; Johanns, Neb.; Kyl, Ariz.; LeMieux, Fla.; Lugar, Ind.; McCain, Ariz.; McConnell, Ky.; Murkowski, Alaska; Risch, Idaho; Roberts, Kan.; Sessions, Ala.; Shelby, Ala.; Snowe, Maine; Thune, S.D.; Vitter, La.; Voinovich, Ohio; Wicker, Miss.

Republicans Not Voting

Bunning, Ky.

Independents Yes

Lieberman, Conn.

Independents No

Sanders, Vt.