Mississippi Senate roll call to pass anti-abortion bill
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Senate voted 34-15 on Tuesday to pass Senate Bill 2116 , which would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, about six weeks into pregnancy. A yes vote was to pass the bill, while a no vote was to defeat the bill.
Democrats voting yes (2)
Jolly, Houston; Wilemon, Belmont.
Republicans voting yes (32)
Blackwell, Southaven; Branning, Philadelphia; Browning, Pontotoc; Carmichael, Meridian; Carter, Gulfport; Caughman, Mendenhall; Chassaniol, Winona; Clarke, Hollandale; DeBar, Leakesville; Doty, Brookhaven;
Fillingane, Sumrall; Gollott, Biloxi; Harkins, Brandon; Hill, Picayune; Hopson, Vicksburg; Hudson, Hattiesburg; G. Jackson, French Camp; Kirby, Pearl; Massey, Nesbit; McDaniel, Ellisville;
McMahan, Guntown; Michel, Ridgeland; Moran, Kiln; Parker, Olive Branch; Parks, Corinth; Polk, Hattiesburg; Seymour, Vancleave; Tollison, Oxford; Watson, Hurley; Whaley, Potts Camp;
Wiggins, Pascagoula; Younger, Columbus.
Democrats voting no (15)
Barnett, Heidelberg; Blackmon, Canton; Blount, Jackson; Butler, Port Gibson; Dawkins, Pass Christian; Dearing, Natchez; Horhn, Jackson; R. Jackson, Marks; S. Jackson, Preston; Jordan, Greenwood;
Norwood, Jackson; D. Simmons, Greenville; W. Simmons, Cleveland; Turner-Ford, West Point; Witherspoon, Magnolia.
Democrats not voting (2)
Bryan, Amory; Frazier, Jackson.
Republican not voting (1)