Leno immediately sought to have the Senate reconsider the measure, and it could come to a revote this week.
Majority leader Harry Reid voted with the Republicans to preserve his right to call a revote days later.
1550s in the modern sense; see vote (n.). Earlier it meant "to vow" to do something (1530s). Related: Voted; voting.
To suggest what one wants: I vote for BLTs for dinner (1814+)