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TO ADOPT S. J. RES. 1, (43 STAT-1, APRIL 16, 1917), DECLARING THAT A STATE OF WAR EXISTS BETWEEN THE IMPERIAL GERMAN GOVERNMENT AND THE GOVERNMENT AND PEOPLE OF THE U.S., AUTHORIZING THE PRESIDENT TO EMPLOY ENTIRE NAVAL AND MILITARY FORCES OF THE U. S. AND RESOURCES OF GOVERNMENT TO CARRY ON WAR AGAINST GERMANY. (P. 306-1).

Apr 5, 1917 .

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All Votes R D P S P I
Yea 87%
 
 
 
 
 
 
373
176
 
193
 
3
 
0
 
0
 
1
 
Nay 12%
 
 
 
 
 
 
50
32
 
16
 
0
 
1
 
1
 
0
 
Not Voting 2%
 
 
 
 
 
 
8
5
 
3
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 

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