With this feeling uppermost, he continued to waive the question of the chaplaincy, and to persuade himself that it was not only no proper business of his, but likely enough never to vex him with a demand for his vote. Lydgate, at Mr.
However it was, he did not distinctly say to himself on which side he would vote; and all the while he was inwardly resenting the subjection which had been forced upon him.
The Vice-President of the United States shall be President of the Senate, but shall have no Vote, unless they be equally divided.
Every Order, Resolution, or Vote to which the Concurrence of the Senate and House of Representatives may be necessary (except on a question of Adjournment) shall be presented to the President of the United States; and before the Same shall take Effect, shall be approved by him, or being disapproved by him, shall be repassed by two thirds of the Senate and House of Representatives, according to the Rules and Limitations prescribed in the Case of a Bill.
"How did you vote on the suffrage amendment?" Charmian asked.
"Now just why did you vote for it?" Charmian asked.
I am glad to add, however, that at the present time the disposition to vote
against the white man merely because he is white is largely disappearing, and the race is learning to vote
from principle, for what the voter considers to be for the best interests of both races.
"So he is in some things, but I shall not vote
for him, Polly; you know what his trade is?"
When the final accounts were made up, the Socialist vote
proved to be over four hundred thousand--an increase of something like three hundred and fifty per cent in four years.
Congress, from the nonattendance of a few States, have been frequently in the situation of a Polish diet, where a single VOTE
has been sufficient to put a stop to all their movements.
The President, who is the head of the executive department, is the presiding member also of the Senate; and, besides an equal vote
in all cases, has a casting vote
in case of a tie.
I cast my vote
, perchance, as I think right; but I am not vitally concerned that that right should prevail.