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TO DECIDE A POINT OF ORDER, DURING CONSIDERATION OF THE CONFERENCE REPORT ON H.R. 21871, (APP. 5-30-08, 35 STAT. 546), A BILL AMENDING THE NATIONAL BANKING LAWS; POINT RAISED TO OBTAIN SENATE OPINION OF SENATOR ALDRICH'S CONTENTION THAT IT IS NOT IN ORDER FOR A SENATOR TO SUGGEST THE ABSENCE OF A QUORUM IF NO BUSINESS HAS INTERVENED AFTER A ROLL CALL HAS DISCLOSED ITS PRESENCE.

May 29, 1908 .

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All Votes R D
Yea 81%
 
 
35
35
 
0
 
Nay 19%
 
 
8
2
 
6
 
Not Voting
 
 
49
24
 
25
 

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The Yea votes represented 77% of the country’s population by apportioning each state’s population to its voting senators.

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