Senate Vote to Bar Videotape
Thursday, February 4, 1999; 4:35 p.m. EST
The 73-27 roll call by which the Senate rejected a motion to bar use of videotaped depositions in public sessions of the impeachment trial. The motion favored using transcripts instead.
On this vote, a "yes" vote was to bar use of the videotapes and use transcripts, and a "no" vote was to allow their use.
Voting "yes" were 25 Democrats and two Republicans. Voting "no" were 53 Republicans and 20 Democrats.
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