Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s vote to approve the joint resolution to authorize military force against Syria on Sept. 4, 2013

SOURCE: foreign.senate.gov

Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s vote to approve the joint resolution to authorize the use of military force against the government of Syria to respond to the use of chemical weapons. The committee approved the joint resolution by a vote of 10 to 7 (and 1 present) on Sept. 4, 2013:  

Yes:

  1. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.)
  2. Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.)
  3. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.)
  4. Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.)
  5. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.)
  6. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.)
  7. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.)
  8. Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.)
  9. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.)
  10. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.)

 

No:

  1. Sen. Tom Udall (D-N.M.)
  2. Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.)
  3. Sen. Jim Risch (R-Idaho)
  4. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)
  5. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin)
  6. Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wy.)
  7. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.)

 

Present:

  1. Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.)

 

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