Voting on the first of three amendments, the Feingold-Dodd amendment, to H.R. 6304, has started. Sixty votes are needed for passage of the amendment, which would strip out the immunity for telecom companies.
The votes will stack up in order.
UPDATE (12:17 p.m.): The Feingold-Dodd amendments fails, 32-66. We’ll post the roll call when it becomes available. Roll call vote here.
Next up, the Specter amendment.
UPDATE (12:53): Bingaman amendment fails, 42-56. Senate is in recess until 2 p.m. (Roll call vote here.)
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