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Casting vote

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A casting vote is a vote which may be exercised by the presiding officer of a council or ... By virtue of the Vice President's casting vote, when the Senate as elected is ... of the two chambers...

Who can vote in case of a tie in the US SEnate - Answers.com

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In the event of a tied vote in the Senate who casts the tie-breaking vote? The Vice President ... 16 people found this useful. Don Dfoofnik. 1,268,055 ... What happens in the case of a tie vote in the Supreme Court? Answer In the event of tie  ...

What happens if the Senate is tied? | Washington Examiner

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Oct 14, 2014 ... “It's hard to govern with 50 percent,” former Senate parliamentarian Robert ... While the vice president provided a tie-breaking vote, first for ...

U.S. Senate: Tie Votes

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"The Vice President of the United States shall be President of the Senate, but shall have no Vote, unless they be equally divided" (U.S. Constitution, Article I, ...

An Electoral College tie, explained

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Nov 6, 2012 ... It wouldn't be the first time there was a tie in the Electoral College. ... The votes in the Senate are cast by the individual senators. ... as President, as in case of the death or other constitutional disability of the President. ... the only place where people across America and around the world can come together ...

Vice President as Presiding Officer - Heritage Foundation

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No Person shall be a Senator who shall not have attained to the Age of thirty ... of the United States shall be President of the Senate, but shall have no Vote, ...

What Happens if the Presidential Election Is a Tie? - Marquette ...

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Nov 1, 2012 ... In either case, the quorum requirement would be met. ... In this election, each Senator gets one vote (and thus, unlike in the House, there is no ...

Electoral College tie: Who decides the next president and vice ...

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Oct 19, 2012 ... That decision goes to the Senate, which decides it by a simple vote. ... As a result, if there is a 269-269 tie in the Electoral College, the next president could be ... or make them a low priority, that has clearly not been the case. ... can arm the immediate representatives of the people, for obtaining a redress of ...

Supreme Court: What happens in case of a tie? - USA Today

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Feb 14, 2016 ... Conversely, a voting rights case from Texas and a public employees ... for months when Senate confirmation hearings drag on or a nominee is ...

U. S. Electoral College: Presidential Election Laws

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The person having the greatest number of votes as Vice-President, shall be the ... and for the case of the death of any of the persons from whom the Senate may ...

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Who Controls the Senate in a Tie? - 270toWin.com

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Article I, Section 3 of the Constitution specifies that The Vice President is the President of the Senate. The Vice President has no vote unless to break a tie in ...

In Case of a Tie... - National Conference of State Legislatures

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In Case of a Tie. ... Michigan Senate (19-19) ... New Hampshire Senate (12-12) ... A lieutenant governor's vote broke organizational deadlocks in Idaho (1990) and ... Have more than one person from each caucus on the negotiation team; this ...

U.S. Senate: The Senate and the United States Constitution

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The Senate of the United States shall be composed of two Senators from each State. ... had suggested that Congress represent the people as well as the states. ..... except in the case of a tie, the presiding officer would be deprived of his vote.