TITLE

89-year-old Byrd sets record with 18,000th vote of career

AUTHOR(S)
Raju, Manu
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Hill;6/22/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 76, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the longest serving Senator Robert Byrd in the U.S. Byrd reached another milestone by casting his 18,000th vote in the debate over energy legislation. The vote by Byrd puts him first far ahead of the late Strom Thurmond who has the second most votes in Senate history with 16,348 votes casted.
ACCESSION #
25581551

 

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