The Corner

CR Passes, 260-167

The House just passed the Boehner-White House spending deal, to fund the government for the remainder of the fiscal year. Fifty-nine Republicans voted against the measure. On the Democratic side, 81 members supported the package. Rep. Nancy Pelosi, the party leader, voted nay; Democratic whip Steny Hoyer voted in favor. You can view the full roll call here.

UPDATE I: How about 60? According to the House record, six members missed the vote, including Rep. Louie Gohmert (R., Texas). He quickly said that he would have voted “no.”

UPDATE II: Notable yeas:

– All three GOP leaders: Boehner, Cantor and McCarthy

– Rep. Sean Duffy (R., Wis.), a leading target for Democrats in 2012

– Rep. Jason Altmire (D., Pa.), from a swing district in western Pennsylvania

– Rep. Shelley Berkley (D., Nev.), who is running for U.S. Senate

– Rep. Kristi Noem (R., S.D.), a leading freshman

– Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R., Texas), a longtime fiscal hawk

– Rep. Joe Donnelly (D., Ind.), who is mulling a statewide bid

– Rep. Paul Ryan (R., Wis.), the Budget Committee chairman

– Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R., Wash.), a high-profile freshman

– Rep. Tom Price (R., Ga.), the former RSC chairman

– Rep. Heath Shuler (D., N.C.), a Blue Dog leader

– Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D., Fla.), the new DNC chair

UPDATE III: Nays of note:

– Rep. Michele Bachmann (R., Minn.), a potential presidential candidate

– Rep. Jim Jordan (R., Ohio), the RSC chairman

– Rep. Jeff Flake (R., Ariz.), a well-respected fiscal hawk

– Rep. Jack Kingston (R., Ga.), a member of the appropriations committee

– Rep. Allen West (R., Fla.), a Tea Party star

– Rep. Mike Pence (R., Ind.), a potential gubernatorial candidate

– Rep. Tim Scott (R., S.C.), a freshman and member of the leadership

– Rep. Ben Quayle (R., Ariz.), a well-known freshman

– Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah), a vocal conservative

Robert Costa — Robert Costa is National Review's Washington editor and a CNBC political analyst. He manages NR's Capitol Hill bureau and covers the White House, Congress, and national campaigns. ...

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