Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. McClernand” in chapter 34 of Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I.:
...up and passed: Yeas 123; Nays 7.
Most of the Nays were opposed not to the bill, but to the precipitancy of its passage.
The Senate concurred, a few days thereafter, and the bill became a law.
Mr. McClernand (Dem.), of Ill., moved, and the House, by 121 to 5, voted, that
Whereas, a portion of the people of the United States, in violation of their Constitutional obligations, have taken up arms agai...
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