Just for the record, here’s the way the Mississippi Delegation voted on the debt ceiling increase/budget deal on August 1st and 2nd, 2011.
The 74-26 roll call Tuesday by which the Senate passed emergency legislation to avoid a first-ever government default.
- Cochran (R), Yes
- Wicker (R), Yes
The 269-161 roll call Monday by which the House passed the compromise bill to raise the debt ceiling and prevent a government default. A “yes” vote is a vote to pass the measure. Voting yes were 95 Democrats and 174 Republicans. Voting no were 95 Democrats and 66 Republicans.
- Thompson (D), No
- Harper (R), Yes
- Nunnelee (R), Yes
- Palazzo (R), Yes