Explore the votes of Hattie Wyatt Caraway, the first woman elected to the Senate
After a nomination process that culminated in a public FBI investigation, Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed largely along party lines 50-48.
Explore current and historical political parties, map party control, and learn about polarization.
The Senate passed the Equal Rights Amendment 91-9, but an insufficient number of state legislatures subsequently ratified it.
The U.S. Senate unanimously voted to pass what would become the 26th Amendment, lowering the voting age to 18.