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HR. 6127. CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1957.

Passed · Aug 7, 1957 · Source: VoteView.com

This is the Senate's vote on the Civil Rights Act of 1957, which created prohibitions against intimidating, coercing or otherwise interfering with the rights of persons to vote for the President and Members of Congress.

This vote was related to H.R. 6127 (85th): An Act to provide means of further securing and protecting the civil rights of persons within the jurisdiction of the United States..

Totals

All Votes D R
Yea 76%
 
 
72
29
 
43
 
Nay 19%
 
 
18
18
 
0
 
Present 1%
 
 
1
0
 
1
 
Not Voting 4%
 
 
4
2
 
2
 
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