To restore habeas corpus for those detained by the United States.

  1. very sad day for our rights of habeas corpus....
    http://www.senate.gov/legislative/li...n=1&vote=00340
    u.s. senate roll call votes 110th 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 cloture motion (motion to invoke cloture on the specter amdt. no. 2022 ) vote number: 340vote date: september 19, 2007, 10:47 amrequired for majority: 3/5vote result: cloture motion rejectedamendment number: s.amdt. 2022 to s.amdt. 2011 to h.r. 1585 (national defense authorization act for fiscal year 2008) statement of purpose: to restore habeas corpus for those detained by the united states.vote counts:yeas56nays43not voting1
    grouped by vote position
    yeas ---56akaka (d-hi)
    baucus (d-mt)
    bayh (d-in)
    biden (d-de)
    bingaman (d-nm)
    boxer (d-ca)
    brown (d-oh)
    byrd (d-wv)
    cantwell (d-wa)
    cardin (d-md)
    carper (d-de)
    casey (d-pa)
    clinton (d-ny)
    conrad (d-nd)
    dodd (d-ct)
    dorgan (d-nd)
    durbin (d-il)
    feingold (d-wi)
    feinstein (d-ca)
    hagel (r-ne)
    harkin (d-ia)
    inouye (d-hi)
    johnson (d-sd)
    kennedy (d-ma)
    kerry (d-ma)
    klobuchar (d-mn)
    kohl (d-wi)
    landrieu (d-la)
    lautenberg (d-nj)
    leahy (d-vt)
    levin (d-mi)
    lincoln (d-ar)
    lugar (r-in)
    mccaskill (d-mo)
    menendez (d-nj)
    mikulski (d-md)
    murray (d-wa)
    nelson (d-fl)
    nelson (d-ne)
    obama (d-il)
    pryor (d-ar)
    reed (d-ri)
    reid (d-nv)
    rockefeller (d-wv)
    salazar (d-co)
    sanders (i-vt)
    schumer (d-ny)
    smith (r-or)
    snowe (r-me)
    specter (r-pa)
    stabenow (d-mi)
    sununu (r-nh)
    tester (d-mt)
    webb (d-va)
    whitehouse (d-ri)
    wyden (d-or)

    nays ---43alexander (r-tn)
    allard (r-co)
    barrasso (r-wy)
    bennett (r-ut)
    bond (r-mo)
    brownback (r-ks)
    bunning (r-ky)
    burr (r-nc)
    coburn (r-ok)
    cochran (r-ms)
    coleman (r-mn)
    collins (r-me)
    corker (r-tn)
    cornyn (r-tx)
    craig (r-id)
    crapo (r-id)
    demint (r-sc)
    dole (r-nc)
    domenici (r-nm)
    ensign (r-nv)
    enzi (r-wy)
    graham (r-sc)
    grassley (r-ia)
    gregg (r-nh)
    hatch (r-ut)
    hutchison (r-tx)
    inhofe (r-ok)
    isakson (r-ga)
    kyl (r-az)
    lieberman (id-ct)







































    lott (r-ms)
    martinez (r-fl)
    mccain (r-az)
    mcconnell (r-ky)
    murkowski (r-ak)
    roberts (r-ks)
    sessions (r-al)
    shelby (r-al)
    stevens (r-ak)
    thune (r-sd)
    vitter (r-la)
    voinovich (r-oh)
    warner (r-va)
    Last edit by HM2VikingRN on Sep 29, '07
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  2. 3 Comments

  3. by   zooz
    Figures. :angryfire

    What is the point of even having the Constitution if everyone is going to blatantly ignore it? I bet it makes a nice wall hanging.
  4. by   HM2VikingRN
    Zooz,
    Write these 2 knuckleheads and tell them why they are wrong.
    Inhofe (R-OK)
    Coborn (R-OK)
    Last edit by HM2VikingRN on Sep 29, '07
  5. by   zooz
    Quote from HM2Viking
    Zooz,
    Write these 2 knuckleheads and tell them why they are wrong.
    Inhofe (R-OK)
    Coborn (R-OK)
    Oh, I will. They both receive correspondence from me on a fairly steady basis.

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