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THE IMPEACHMENT TRIAL
Jan. 27: Vote on Motion to Dismiss

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  • From the Congressional Record
    Wednesday, January 27, 1999

    VOTE ON MOTION TO DISMISS

    The CHIEF JUSTICE. The question occurs on the motion to dismiss the impeachment proceedings offered by the Senator from West Virginia, Mr. Byrd. The yeas and nays are required.

    The clerk will call the roll.

    The assistant legislative clerk called the roll.

    The result was announced--yeas 44, nays 56, as follows:

    Rollcall Vote No. 4

    [Rollcall Vote No. 4]

    Subject: Byrd motion to dismiss the impeachment proceedings

    [SUBJECT: BYRD MOTION TO DISMISS THE IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDINGS]

    YEAS--44

    • Akaka
    • Baucus
    • Bayh
    • Biden
    • Bingaman
    • Boxer
    • Breaux
    • Bryan
    • Byrd
    • Cleland
    • Conrad
    • Daschle
    • Dodd
    • Dorgan
    • Durbin
    • Edwards
    • Feinstein
    • Graham
    • Harkin
    • Hollings
    • Inouye
    • Johnson
    • Kennedy
    • Kerrey
    • Kerry
    • Kohl
    • Landrieu
    • Lautenberg
    • Leahy
    • Levin
    • Lieberman
    • Lincoln
    • Mikulski
    • Moynihan
    • Murray
    • Reed
    • Reid
    • Robb
    • Rockefeller
    • Sarbanes
    • Schumer
    • Torricelli
    • Wellstone
    • Wyden

    NAYS--56

    • Abraham
    • Allard
    • Ashcroft
    • Bennett
    • Bond
    • Brownback
    • Bunning
    • Burns
    • Campbell
    • Chafee
    • Cochran
    • Collins
    • Coverdell
    • Craig
    • Crapo
    • DeWine
    • Domenici
    • Enzi
    • Feingold
    • Fitzgerald
    • Frist
    • Gorton
    • Gramm
    • Grams
    • Grassley
    • Gregg
    • Hagel
    • Hatch
    • Helms
    • Hutchinson
    • Hutchison
    • Inhofe
    • Jeffords
    • Kyl
    • Lott
    • Lugar
    • Mack
    • McCain
    • McConnell
    • Murkowski
    • Nickles
    • Roberts
    • Roth
    • Santorum
    • Sessions
    • Shelby
    • Smith (NH)
    • Smith (OR)
    • Snowe
    • Specter
    • Stevens
    • Thomas
    • Thompson
    • Thurmond
    • Voinovich
    • Warner

    The motion was rejected.

       


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