Defense Appropriations Cloture Vote

Senators spoke to reporters about the failure of a cloture vote on Department of Defense appropriations legislation that included… read more

Senators spoke to reporters about the failure of a cloture vote on Department of Defense appropriations legislation that included provisions for new Arctic oil exploration. They said additions to the legislation made it difficult for members to oppose the defense spending, but hailed the efforts to halt final passage as a victory for those who cared about Senate rules and wished to move forward in the future on a more bipartisan basis on policy measures. Following their remarks they answered questions from reporters. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Defense Appropriations Cloture Vote

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Program ID:
190477-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 21, 2005
Last Aired:
Dec 22, 2005

Airing Details

  • Dec 21, 2005 | 1:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 21, 2005 | 8:42pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 22, 2005 | 12:18am EST | C-SPAN 1
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