Woman Suffrage: Hearings Before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Sixty-third Congress, Second Session-[Sixty-fifth Congress, First Session] on Woman Suffrage
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1917
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Страница 144 - The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex. (2) Congress shall have power, by appropriate legislation, to enforce the provisions of this article.
Страница 213 - But the right is more precious than peace, and we shall fight for the things which we have always carried nearest our hearts — for democracy, for the right of those who submit to authority to have a voice in their own governments, for the rights and liberties of small nations, for a universal dominion of right by such a concert of free peoples as shall bring peace and safety to all nations and make the world itself at last free.
Страница 88 - Resolved, That copies of this resolution be transmitted to the President of the United States, the Vice President of the United States, the Secretary of State...
Страница 50 - ... o'clock pm) AFTER RECESS. The committee reassembled pursuant to the taking of recess at 2 o'clock pm The CHAIRMAN. The committee will now go into executive session.
Страница 3 - Resolved, by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, (two-thirds of both houses concurring) : That the following article be proposed to the legislatures of the several States as an Amendment to the Constitution of the United States...
Страница 85 - The blow aimed at the members must give a fatal wound to the head, and the destruction of the States must be at once a political suicide.
Страница 144 - STATEMENT OF HON. EDWARD T. TAYLOR, A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF COLORADO Mr. TAYLOR. Mr. Chairman and members of the committee, I want to call your attention to the western half of the United States as shown on that map.
Страница 1 - ANDREW J. VOLSTEAD, Minnesota. JOHN M. NELSON, Wisconsin. DICK T. MORGAN, Oklahoma. HENRY G. DANFORTH, New York.