Keep in mind that this is on the amendment to the main bill, not the defeat of the main bill.
Also, only 1 republican and 2 independents voted for, 10 democrats voted against.
Sorry, My bad. That was on the assault weapons ban amendment. There were 4 Republicans that voted for and 5 democrats against.
1776: "Then it's agreed, gentlemen, in order to secure our rights as a free people, we will risk embarrassment, imprisonment, expropriation, bankruptcy, bodily harm, exile and hanging."
2010: "Of course I'll waive my rights. I don't want to miss my connecting flight."
Last edited by camiller; 04-18-2013 at 12:19 AM.