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" WE are in the midst of a revolution, hitherto bloodless, but rapidly tending towards a total change of the pure republican character of the government, and to the concentration of all power in the hands of one man. "
Great American Legislators: Source Extracts - Page 58
by Howard Walter Caldwell - 1900 - 247 pages
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Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising the Leading Debates and ...

United States. Congress - Law - 1834
...are, said he, in the midst of a revolution, hitherto bloodless, but rapidly tending towards a totul change of the pure republican character of the Government,...except when exerted in conformity with his will, by frequent and an extraordinary exercise of the executive veto, not anticipated by the founders of the...
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Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising ..., Volume 4; Volume 10; Volume 61

United States. Congress - Law - 1834
...from the friends of the bank, of this tremendous responsibility, this alarming usurpation, tending to the concentration of all power in the hands of one man, and just as little of the discretion reserved by the bank charter being exclusively confided to the...
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Speech of the Hon. Horace Binney, on the Question of the Removal of the ...

Horace Binney - 1834 - 56 pages
...rose, and addressed the Senate to the following effect : We are, said he, in the midst of a revolution, hitherto bloodless, but rapidly tending towards a...except when exerted in conformity with his will, by frequent and an extraordinary exercise of the Executive veto, not anticipated by the founders of the...
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The United States and Canada in 1832, 1833, and 1834, Volumes 1-2

Carl David Arfwedson - Canada - 1834
...and his cabinet. " We are in the midst of a revolution," says Clay, in his speech ; " a revolution hitherto bloodless, but rapidly tending towards a...concentration of all power in the hands of one man. The general currency of the country, the life-blood of all its business, is in the most imminent danger...
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Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising ..., Volume 1; Volume 13; Volume 68

United States. Congress - United States - 1837
...but rapidly tending towards л total change of the pure republican character of the Government, and the concentration of all power in the hands of one man. The eyes of the American people are anxiously turned towards Congress; they feel that they have been deceived...
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The Life and Speeches of Henry Clay, of Kentucky, Volume 2

Henry Clay - United States - 1843
...the 3d of December, 1833, are unsatisfactory and insufficient.] WE are in the midst of a revolution, hitherto bloodless, but rapidly tending towards a...except when exerted in conformity with his will, by frequent and an extraordinory exercise of the executive veto, not anticipated by the founders of our...
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The Life and Speeches of Henry Clay, Volume 2

Henry Clay - Lawyers - 1843
...the 3d of December, 1883, ar» unsatisfactory and insufficient.] WE are in the midst of a revolution, hitherto bloodless, but rapidly tending towards a...except when exerted in conformity with his will, by frequent and an extraordinory exercise of the executive veto, not anticipated by the founders of our...
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The Life and Speeches of the Hon. Henry Clay ...

Henry Clay - United States - 1843
...third of December, 1633, are unsatisfactory and insufficient. WE are in the midst of a revolution, hitherto bloodless, but rapidly tending towards a...in the hands of one man. The powers of congress are paralysed, except •when exerted in conformity with his will, by frequent and an extraordinary exercise...
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The Life and Speeches of Henry Clay ...

Henry Clay - Campaign literature - 1843
...the 3d of December, 1833, art unsatisfactory and insufficient.] WE arc in Ihe midst of a revolution, hitherto bloodless, but rapidly tending towards a total change of the pure republican characterof the gorernment, and to the concentration of all power in the hands of one man. The powers...
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The Life and Speeches of the Hon. Henry Clay, Volume 2

Henry Clay - Statesmen - 1844
...Ib33, are unsatisfactory and insufficient WE are in the midst of a revolution, hitherto bloodless, bat rapidly tending towards a total change of the pure...in the hands of one man. The powers of congress are paralysed, except when exerted in conformity with his will, by frequent and an extraordinary exercise...
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