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The 12 Republicans who helped the Paul Ryan-Patty Murray budget agreement clear the Senate

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Twelve Republicans voted today to limit debate on the bipartisan budget agreement reached by Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash.

The agreement cleared a procedural hurdle on a 67-33 vote.

Here are the Republicans who voted yes:

-- Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn.

— Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo.

— Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga.

— Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine

— Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz.

— Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah

— Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.

— Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.

— Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis.

— Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska

— Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio

-- Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.

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