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TO PASS THE RESOLUTIONS AFFIRMING THAT THE PRESIDENT'S EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION IS WARRANTED BY THE CONSTITUTION, IS AN EXERCISE OF POWER WITH PROPER REGARD FOR THE RIGHTS OF THE STATES, AND WILL HASTEN PEACE. (P.92-2).

Dec 15, 1862 .

Totals

All Votes R D U C U I
Yea 44%
 
 
 
 
 
 
78
75
 
2
 
1
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
Nay 30%
 
 
 
 
 
 
52
1
 
31
 
17
 
1
 
1
 
1
 
Not Voting 26%
 
 
 
 
 
 
46
26
 
12
 
8
 
0
 
0
 
0
 

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Notes: The Speaker’s Vote? Accuracy of Historical Records “Aye” or “Yea”?
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