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

Raju, Manu
June 2007
Hill;6/22/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 76, p3
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.


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