Update: It's all over. Congratulations Justice Sotomayor
We'll be tracking the projected vote count for the confirmation of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the US Supreme Court. We will assume that all Democrats and virtual Democrats will be voting for confirmation, but will also assume that Senators Kennedy
and Byrd will not be voting. We will not assume any GOP votes either way until the Senators announce their intentions. Let us know in the comments of any updates.
Latest update: 7/20: Thune-No; 7/21: Collins-Yes, Byrd: Yes. Wicker:No. 7/22: Kyl - No
7/23: Graham-Yes, Cochran-No; 7/24: Cornyn: No. 7/27: Sessions, Grassley, Crapo, Risch, Johanns: No. 7/28: Coburn, Vitter, Shelby, Hutchinson: No. 7/29: Burr, DeMint, Corker: No. 7/30: Alexander: Yes, Chambliss, Isakson No. Moved Begich and Ben Nelson to Undecided. 7/31: Moved Baucus to Undecided, then back to Yes. 8/3: Ben Nelson to vote Yes, McCain No. 8/4: Ensign: No. 8/5; Bond, Gregg: Yes, Enzi, Barrasso, Murkowski: No. 8/6: Voinovich, Begich: Yes
+ Voted for Sotomayor when she was confirmed to New York's 2nd Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in 1998.
- Voted against Stomayor in 1998