Senate roll vote on Health Secretary

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Posted: Jun 05, 2014 3:20 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The 78-17 roll call Thursday by which the Senate confirmed Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be Secretary of Health and Human Services.

A "yes" vote is a vote to confirm the nomination.

Voting yes were 52 Democrats, 24 Republicans and 2 independents.

Voting no were 0 Democrats and 17 Republicans.

Democrats Yes

Baldwin, Wis.; Begich, Alaska; Bennet, Colo.; Blumenthal, Conn.; Booker, N.J.; Boxer, Calif.; Brown, Ohio; Cantwell, Wash.; Cardin, Md.; Carper, Del.; Casey, Pa.; Coons, Del.; Donnelly, Ind.; Durbin, Ill.; Feinstein, Calif.; Franken, Minn.; Gillibrand, N.Y.; Hagan, N.C.; Harkin, Iowa; Heinrich, N.M.; Heitkamp, N.D.; Hirono, Hawaii; Johnson, S.D.; Kaine, Va.; Klobuchar, Minn.; Landrieu, La.; Leahy, Vt.; Levin, Mich.; Manchin, W.V.; Markey, Mass.; Menendez, N.J.; Merkley, Ore.; Mikulski, Md.; Murphy, Conn.; Murray, Wash.; Nelson, Fla.; Pryor, Ark.; Reed, R.I.; Reid, Nev.; Rockefeller, W.V.; Schatz, Hawaii; Schumer, N.Y.; Shaheen, N.H.; Stabenow, Mich.; Tester, Mont.; Udall, Colo.; Udall, N.M.; Walsh, Mont.; Warner, Va.; Warren, Mass.; Whitehouse, R.I.; Wyden, Ore.

Democrats Not Voting

McCaskill, Mo.

Republicans Yes

Alexander, Tenn.; Barrasso, Wyo.; Burr, N.C.; Chambliss, Ga.; Coats, Ind.; Coburn, Okla.; Collins, Maine; Corker, Tenn.; Crapo, Idaho; Enzi, Wyo.; Fischer, Neb.; Flake, Ariz.; Graham, S.C.; Grassley, Iowa; Hatch, Utah; Hoeven, N.D.; Isakson, Ga.; Johanns, Neb.; Johnson, Wis.; McCain, Ariz.; Murkowski, Alaska; Portman, Ohio; Toomey, Pa.; Wicker, Miss.

Republicans No

Ayotte, N.H.; Blunt, Mo.; Cornyn, Texas; Cruz, Texas; Heller, Nev.; Inhofe, Okla.; Kirk, Ill.; McConnell, Ky.; Moran, Kan.; Paul, Ky.; Risch, Idaho; Roberts, Kan.; Rubio, Fla.; Sessions, Ala.; Shelby, Ala.; Thune, S.D.; Vitter, La.

Republicans Not Voting

Boozman, Ark.; Cochran, Miss.; Lee, Utah; Scott, S.C.

Independents Yes

King, Maine; Sanders, Vt.