Who voted against the Fair Pay Act?

U.S. Senators who voted against Senate Bill 181: The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009

(House vote is below)

No Democratic Senators voted against the Fair Pay Act.

All of the Republican Senators voting for the Fair Pay Act were women, Lisa Murkowski, Susan Collins, Olymia Snow, and Kay Hutchinson, with the exception of Arlen Specter. Independent Bernie Sanders voted yes.

Alabama
Nay AL Sessions, Jefferson [R]
Nay AL Shelby, Richard [R]

Arizona
Nay AZ Kyl, Jon [R]
Nay AZ McCain, John [R]

Florida
Nay FL Martinez, Mel [R]

Georgia
Nay GA Chambliss, Saxby [R]
Nay GA Isakson, John [R]

Idaho
Nay ID Crapo, Michael [R]
Nay ID Risch, James [R]

Indiana
Nay IN Lugar, Richard [R]

Iowa
Nay IA Grassley, Charles [R]

Kansas
Nay KS Brownback, Samuel [R]
Nay KS Roberts, Pat [R]

Kentucky
Nay KY Bunning, Jim [R]
Nay KY McConnell, Mitch [R]

Louisiana
Nay LA Vitter, David [R]

Mississippi
Nay MS Cochran, Thad [R]
Nay MS Wicker, Roger [R]

Missouri
Nay MO Bond, Christopher [R]

Nebraska Nay NE Johanns, Mike [R]

Nevada
Nay NV Ensign, John [R]

New Hampshire
Nay NH Gregg, Judd [R]

North Carolina
Nay NC Burr, Richard [R]

Ohio
Nay OH Voinovich, George [R]

Oklahoma
Nay OK Coburn, Thomas [R]
Nay OK Inhofe, James [R]

South Carolina
Nay SC DeMint, Jim [R]
Nay SC Graham, Lindsey [R]

South Dakota
Nay SD Thune, John [R]

Tennessee
Nay TN Alexander, Lamar [R]
Nay TN Corker, Bob [R]

Texas
Nay TX Cornyn, John [R]

Utah
Nay UT Bennett, Robert [R]
Nay UT Hatch, Orrin [R]

Wyoming
Nay WY Barrasso, John [R]
Nay WY Enzi, Michael [R]

House of Representative Votes Against Fair Pay

Five Democrats voted nay:

Dan Boren [D], Oklahoma
Allen Boyd [D] Florida
Bobby Bight [D]Alabama
Travis Childers [D] Mississippi
Parker Griffith [D] Alabama

Only three Republican members of the House voted for the Fair Pay Act:

Yea NJ – Christopher Smith [R]
Yea KY – Edward Whitfield [R]
Yea AK – Donald Young [R]

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