Monday, July 27, 2009

Latest Sotomayor Republican Vote tallies - Nebraska Senator Missing

Here's the latest update from the Washington Post of Republicans who have declared their vote for the warm and fuzzy, empathetic Supreme Court nominee who will use her experiences as a Hispanic woman to make better judgements than an old white man. For some reason Nebraska's U.S. Senator must be having some trouble showing any leadership here. These are not back-bench decisions where we wait to see how the other guys are voting......

TOTALS GOP: 40

Out For: 5

Out Against: 7

Republicans Supporting Sotomayor

• Sen. Lindsey Graham (S.C.)*

• Sen. Susan Collins (Maine)

• Sen. Olympia Snowe (Maine)

• Sen. Richard Lugar (Ind.)

• Sen. Mel Martinez (Fla.)

Republicans Opposing Sotomayor

• Sen. John Cornyn (Texas)*

• Orin Hatch (Utah)*

• Sen. Jon Kyl (Ariz.)*

• Sen. Thad Cochran (Miss.)

• Sen. Mitch McConnell (Ky.)

•Sen. John Thune (S.D.)

•Sen. Roger Wicker (Miss.)
* Member of Judiciary Committee

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

The Senator committed this a.m., along with Senator Sessions