Motion to Waive C.B.A. DeMint Amdt No. 4347; To establish an earmark moratorium for fiscal year 2009.
On the Motion
03/13/2008
Senate Roll Call No. 75
110th Congress, 2nd Session
By 29 yeas to 71 nays (Vote No. 75), three-fifths of those Senators duly chosen and sworn, not having voted in the affirmative, Senate rejected the motion to waive pursuant to section 305(b)(2) of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974, with respect to DeMint Amendment No. 4347, to establish an earmark moratorium for fiscal year 2009. Subsequently, the Chair sustained the point of order that DeMint Amendment No. 4347 was not germane, and the amendment thus fell.


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