Today in the U.S. Senate, the next installment in the theatre of the absurd:
U.S. Senate Roll Call Votes 114th Congress – 1st Session
Question: On Overriding the Veto (Shall the Bill S.1 Pass, Over the Objections of the President )
Vote Number: 68 Vote Date: March 4, 2015, 02:20 PM
Required For Majority: 2/3 Vote Result: Veto Sustained
Measure Number: S. 1 (Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act )
Measure Title: A bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.
Vote Counts: YEAs 62
Not Voting 1
Not Voting – 1
All for what, Claire?
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D): they never will (January 1, 2015)
Claire McCaskill: Enabling Republicans on Keystone XL – or not (January 10, 2015)
Claire McCaskill’s doomed love affair with Keystone XL (January 29, 2015)
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D): asked and answered (January 30, 2015)