Senate passes bill to protect same-sex and interracial marriage in landmark vote

  • outdoorsguy

    Member
    November 30, 2022 at 3:55 pm

    Here’s which senators voted for or against the Respect for Marriage Act

    Twelve Senate Republicans joined nearly the entire Democratic caucus on Tuesday to pass the Respect for Marriage Act, offering federal protections for same-sex and interracial marriages. One Democrat and two Republicans did not vote.

    Supports 61

    These senators voted in support of the Respect for Marriage Act.

    Roy Blunt Mo.

    Richard Burr N.C.

    Shelley Moore Capito W.Va.

    Susan Collins Maine

    Joni Ernst Iowa

    Cynthia Lummis Wyo.

    Lisa Murkowski Alaska

    Rob Portman Ohio

    Mitt Romney Utah

    Dan Sullivan Alaska

    Thom Tillis N.C.

    Todd C. Young Ind.

    Tammy Baldwin Wis.

    Michael F. Bennet Colo.

    Richard Blumenthal Conn.

    Cory Booker N.J.

    Sherrod Brown Ohio

    Maria Cantwell Wash.

    Benjamin L. Cardin Md.

    Thomas R. Carper Del.

    Robert P. Casey Jr. Pa.

    Christopher A. Coons Del.

    Catherine Cortez Masto Nev.

    Tammy Duckworth Ill.

    Richard J. Durbin Ill.

    Dianne Feinstein Calif.

    Kirsten Gillibrand N.Y.

    Margaret Wood Hassan N.H.

    Martin Heinrich N.M.

    John Hickenlooper Colo.

    Mazie Hirono Hawaii

    Tim Kaine Va.

    Mark Kelly Ariz.

    Amy Klobuchar Minn.

    Patrick J. Leahy Vt.

    Ben Ray Luján N.M.

    Joe Manchin III W.Va.

    Edward J. Markey Mass.

    Robert Menendez N.J.

    Jeff Merkley Ore.

    Chris Murphy Conn.

    Patty Murray Wash.

    Jon Ossoff Ga.

    Alex Padilla Calif.

    Gary Peters Mich.

    Jack Reed R.I.

    Jacky Rosen Nev.

    Brian Schatz Hawaii

    Charles E. Schumer N.Y.

    Jeanne Shaheen N.H.

    Kyrsten Sinema Ariz.

    Tina Smith Minn.

    Debbie Stabenow Mich.

    Jon Tester Mont.

    Chris Van Hollen Md.

    Mark R. Warner Va.

    Elizabeth Warren Mass.

    Sheldon Whitehouse R.I.

    Ron Wyden Ore.

    Angus King Maine

    Bernie Sanders Vt.

    Opposes 36

    John Barrasso Wyo.

    Marsha Blackburn Tenn.

    John Boozman Ark.

    Mike Braun Ind.

    Bill Cassidy La.

    John Cornyn Tex.

    Tom Cotton Ark.

    Kevin Cramer N.D.

    Mike Crapo Idaho

    Ted Cruz Tex.

    Steve Daines Mont.

    Deb Fischer Neb.

    Lindsey O. Graham S.C.

    Charles E. Grassley Iowa

    Bill Hagerty Tenn.

    Josh Hawley Mo.

    John Hoeven N.D.

    Cindy Hyde-Smith Miss.

    James M. Inhofe Okla.

    Ron Johnson Wis.

    John Neely Kennedy La.

    James Lankford Okla.

    Mike Lee Utah

    Roger Marshall Kan.

    Mitch McConnell Ky.

    Jerry Moran Kan.

    Rand Paul Ky.

    James E. Risch Idaho

    Mike Rounds S.D.

    Marco Rubio Fla.

    Tim Scott S.C.

    Rick Scott Fla.

    Richard C. Shelby Ala.

    John Thune S.D.

    Tommy Tuberville Ala.

    Roger Wicker Miss

    Did Not Vote

    Ben Sasse Neb.

    Patrick J. Toomey Pa.

    Raphael G. Warnock Ga

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/interactive/2022/senator-vote-count-respect-for-marriage-act/?itid=sf_politics_article_list&itid=lk_interstitial_manual_17

  • metta

    Member
    November 30, 2022 at 4:29 pm