(There is no reason why the CBC can not wait for a court decision in the Freedmen vs Cherokee Nation case - they always have the option to pass legislation if the decision is not in their favor - see how this all works?)
Recent Senate Votes
Cloture Motion; Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007 - Vote Rejected (56-42, 2 Not Voting)
The Senate fell short of the sixty votes necessary to proceed to debate on H.R. 2831, a bill that effectively overturns a recent Supreme Court decision concerning pay discrimination litigation.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein voted YES
Sen. Barbara Boxer voted YES