Ohio's senators split their vote, with Rob Portman, a Republican, voting in favor, and Sherrod Brown, a Democrat, voting against it. In the House, U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, voted for the extension, while U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur, D-Toledo, voted against it.
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., lead the Senate's opposition to the Patriot Act.
During debate, Majority Leader Harry Reid took the low road, stating that Paul was trying to help terrorists hide their gun purchases. Here is Paul's reply: