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" No political dreamer was ever wild enough to think of breaking down the lines which separate the States, and of compounding the American people into one common mass. Of consequence, when they act, they act in their States. But the measures they adopt... "
House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d ... - Page 11
by United States. Congress. House - 1832
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The Money Question

Henry V. Poor - 1898
...consequence, when they act, they act in their States. But the measures they adopt do not, on that account, cease to be the measures of the people themselves,...whole authority. The Government proceeds directly from the people ; is ordained and established in the name of the people ; and is declared to be ordained...
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The Money Question: A Handbook for the Times

Henry Varnum Poor - Currency question - 1896 - 202 pages
...consequence, when they act, they act in their States. But the measures they adopt do not, on that account, cease to be the measures of the people themselves,...whole authority. The Government proceeds directly from the people ; is ordained and established in the name of the people ; and is declared to be ordained...
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The Money Question: A Handbook for the Times

Henry Varnum Poor - Currency question - 1896 - 202 pages
...consequence, when they act, they act in their States. But the measures they adopt do not, on that account, cease to be the measures of the people themselves,...derives its whole authority. The Government proceeds directlv from the people ; is ordained and established in the name of the people ; and is declared...
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Constitutional History of the United States from Their Declaration ..., Volume 2

George Ticknor Curtis - Constitutional history - 1896
...consequence, when they act they act in their states, but the measures they adopt do not on that account cease to be the measures of the people themselves...measures of the state governments. From these conventions [of the people of the several states] the Constitution derives its whele autherity." In this foreible...
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The Dial, Volume 21

Francis Fisher Browne, Scofield Thayer, Waldo Ralph Browne - Books - 1896
...propriety of that mode of action, but said that the measures thus adopted " do not, on that account, cease to be the measures of the people themselves, or become the measures of the State governments ; the government proceeds directly from the people." Mr. Curtis is quite clear that the adoption of...
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Cases on American Constitutional Law

Lawrence Boyd Evans - Constitutional law - 1898 - 678 pages
...consequence, when they act, they act in their States. But the measures they adopt do not, on that account, cease to be the measures of the people themselves,...whole authority. The government proceeds directly from the people; is "ordained and established" in the name of the people; and is declared to be ordained,...
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Studies in American History: A Survey of American History Source Extracts

Howard Walter Caldwell - United States - 1898
...doctrine of implied powers. In this case again the idea of nationality was affirmed. In part he said: From these conventions the Constitution derives its...whole authority. The government proceeds directly from the people; is "ordained and established" in the name of the people; and is declared to be ordained...
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The Rights and Duties of American Citizenship

Westel Woodbury Willoughby - Citizenship - 1898 - 336 pages
...convention. It is true they assembled in their several states ; and where else could they have assembled ? From these conventions the Constitution derives its...whole authority. The government proceeds directly from the people. The assent of the states in their sovereign capacity is implied in calling the convention,...
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A Selection of Cases on Constitutional Law

Emlin McClain - Constitutional law - 1900 - 1080 pages
...consequence, when they act, they act in their States. But the measures they adopt do not, on that account, cease to be the measures of the people themselves,...whole authority. The government proceeds directly from the people ; is " ordained and established " in the name of the people ; and is declared to be ordained,...
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The American Historical Review, Volume 5

John Franklin Jameson, Henry Eldridge Bourne, Robert Livingston Schuyler - History - 1900
...consequence, when they act, they act in their states. Hut the measures they adopt do not, on that account, cease to be the measures of the people themselves, or become the measures of slate governments." — McC'ulloch vs. Maryland, 4 Wheaton, 316. It is quite possible that Marshall...
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