The U.S. Senate Tuesday voted to confirm Betsy DeVos as secretary of education. The Senate’s vote resulted in a 50-50 tie, requiring Vice President Mike Pence to cast the tie-breaking vote.

Maine’s Susan Collins was one of two Republicans (with Lisa Murkowski of Alaska) to break ranks and vote against the nominee.

Sen. Susan Collins

Voted no

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Sen. Angus King

Voted no

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Full roll call results:

  • Republicans
  • Vice President Mike Pence, Yea
  • Alexander R-TN, Yea
  • Barrasso R-WY, Yea
  • Blunt R-MO, Yea
  • Boozman R-AR, Yea
  • Burr R-NC, Yea
  • Capito R-WV, Yea
  • Cassidy R-LA, Yea
  • Cochran R-MS, Yea
  • Collins R-ME, Nay
  • Corker R-TN, Yea
  • Cornyn R-TX, Yea
  • Cotton R-AR, Yea
  • Crapo R-ID, Yea
  • Cruz R-TX, Yea
  • Daines R-MT, Yea
  • Enzi R-WY, Yea
  • Ernst R-IA, Yea
  • Fischer R-NE, Yea
  • Flake R-AZ, Yea
  • Gardner R-CO, Yea
  • Graham R-SC, Yea
  • Grassley R-IA, Yea
  • Hatch R-UT, Yea
  • Heller R-NV, Yea
  • Hoeven R-ND, Yea
  • Inhofe R-OK, Yea
  • Isakson R-GA, Yea
  • Johnson R-WI, Yea
  • Kennedy R-LA, Yea
  • Lankford R-OK, Yea
  • Lee R-UT, Yea
  • McCain R-AZ, Yea
  • McConnell R-KY, Yea
  • Moran R-KS, Yea
  • Murkowski R-AK, Nay
  • Paul R-KY, Yea
  • Perdue R-GA, Yea
  • Portman R-OH, Yea
  • Risch R-ID, Yea
  • Roberts R-KS, Yea
  • Rounds R-SD, Yea
  • Rubio R-FL, Yea
  • Sasse R-NE, Yea
  • Scott R-SC, Yea
  • Sessions R-AL, Yea
  • Shelby R-AL, Yea
  • Sullivan R-AK, Yea
  • Thune R-SD, Yea
  • Tillis R-NC, Yea
  • Toomey R-PA, Yea
  • Wicker R-MS, Yea
  • Young R-IN, Yea
  • Democrats
  • Baldwin D-WI, Nay
  • Bennet D-CO, Nay
  • Blumenthal D-CT, Nay
  • Booker D-NJ, Nay
  • Brown D-OH, Nay
  • Cantwell D-WA, Nay
  • Cardin D-MD, Nay
  • Carper D-DE, Nay
  • Casey D-PA, Nay
  • Coons D-DE, Nay
  • Cortez Masto D-NV, Nay
  • Donnelly D-IN, Nay
  • Duckworth D-IL, Nay
  • Durbin D-IL, Nay
  • Feinstein D-CA, Nay
  • Franken D-MN, Nay
  • Gillibrand D-NY, Nay
  • Harris D-CA, Nay
  • Hassan D-NH, Nay
  • Heinrich D-NM, Nay
  • Heitkamp D-ND, Nay
  • Hirono D-HI, Nay
  • Kaine D-VA, Nay
  • Klobuchar D-MN, Nay
  • Leahy D-VT, Nay
  • Manchin D-WV, Nay
  • Markey D-MA, Nay
  • McCaskill D-MO, Nay
  • Menendez D-NJ, Nay
  • Merkley D-OR, Nay
  • Murphy D-CT, Nay
  • Murray D-WA, Nay
  • Nelson D-FL, Nay
  • Peters D-MI, Nay
  • Reed D-RI, Nay
  • Schatz D-HI, Nay
  • Schumer D-NY, Nay
  • Shaheen D-NH, Nay
  • Stabenow D-MI, Nay
  • Tester D-MT, Nay
  • Udall D-NM, Nay
  • Van Hollen D-MD, Nay
  • Warner D-VA, Nay
  • Warren D-MA, Nay
  • Whitehouse D-RI, Nay
  • Wyden D-OR, Nay
  • Independents
  • King I-ME, Nay
  • Sanders I-VT, Nay


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