It would really have been a matter of total indifference to him--that is to say, he would have taken the more convenient side, and given his vote for the appointment of Tyke without any hesitation--if he had not cared personally for Mr.
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.
And they shall make a List of all the Persons voted for, and of the Number of Votes for each; which List they shall sign and certify, and transmit sealed to the Seat of the Government of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate.
The Senate of the United States shall be composed of two Senators from each State, chosen by the legislature thereof, for six Years; and each Senator shall have one Vote.
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.
Since the same kind of match would light every one's fire and the same-shaped loaf of bread would fill every one's stomach, it would be perfectly feasible to submit industry to the control of a majority vote.
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.
In addition to this, it is to be observed that there is a probability of an increase in the number of States, and no provision for a proportional augmentation of the ratio of votes
When the women get the ballot, they will vote
for prohibition," I said.
So he is in some things, but I shall not vote
for him, Polly; you know what his trade is?
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.
When the majority shall at length vote
for the abolition of slavery, it will be because they are indifferent to slavery, or because there is but little slavery left to be abolished by their vote