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" Resolved, That the President, in the late Executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has assumed upon himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and laws, but in derogation of both. "
Acts of the Legislature of the State of New Jersey - Page 17
by New Jersey - 1833
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An American History

David Saville Muzzey - United States - 1911 - 664 pages
...by a vote of 26 to 20 it spread upon its journal a formal censure of Andrew Jackson, to the effect that " the President, in the late executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue [had] assumed ftpon himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and the laws, but in derogation...
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Readings in American Constitutional History, 1776-1876, Part 1

Allen Johnson - Constitutional history - 1912 - 584 pages
...fire which Whig leaders could direct upon him. After three months of cannonading, the Senate resolved "That the President, in the / late executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has assumed I upon himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and 1 laws, but in...
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From Jefferson to Lincoln

William MacDonald - United States - 1913 - 250 pages
...adopted resolutions condemning Taney's statement of reasons as "unsatisfactory and insufficient," and declaring that the President, "in the late executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has assumed upon himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and laws, but in derogation...
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History of the United States of America Under the Constitution: 1831-1847. 1880

James Schouler - United States - 1889
...upon the first of Clay's censorious resolutions, Clay himself modified it upon request so as to read " that the President, in the late Executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has assumed upon himself authority and power not conferred by the constitution and laws, but in derogation...
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Cyclopedia of American Government, Volume 2

Andrew Cunningham McLaughlin, Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1914
...Resolution of Censure, adopted in the Senate on March 28, 1834, by a vote of 20 to 20. This set forth that the "President, in the late executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has aaiumed upon himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and laws, but in derogation...
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Readings in American History

David Saville Muzzey - United States - 1915 - 594 pages
...twenty-six senators out of forty-six who were present and voted,1 in the following words, viz. : Resolved, That the President, in the late Executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has assumed upon himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and laws, but in derogation...
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Lectures on the Growth and Development of the United States, Volume 6

Edwin Wiley - United States - 1915
...adopted by a vote of 28 to 18.|| Clay then changed his first resolution to read as follows: "Resolved, That the President, in the late executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has assumed upon himself * According to the report of the New York Committee, Jackson said : " Why...
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Readings in American History

David Saville Muzzey - United States - 1915 - 594 pages
...twenty-six senators out of forty-six who were present and voted,1 in the following words, viz. : Resolved, That the President, in the late Executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has assumed upon himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and laws, but in derogation...
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The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge, Volume 3

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1918
...removal. In consequence of this act, the following resolution was introduced in the Senate by Mr. Clay: "That the President, in the late executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue, has assumed on himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and laws but in derogation...
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Advanced American History

Samuel Eagle Forman - United States - 1921 - 651 pages
...handed manner and his course brought upon him the censure of the Senate. In 1834 that body resolved: " That the President in the late Executive proceedings in relation to the public revenue has assumed upon himself authority and power not conferred by the Constitution and laws, but in derogation...
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