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I should vote against my conscience if I voted against Mr.
Tyke's opponents have not asked any one to vote against his conscience, I believe," said Mr.
The Electors shall meet in their respective States, and vote by Ballot for two Persons, of whom one at least shall not lie an Inhabitant of the same State with themselves.
But in all such Cases the Votes of both Houses shall be determined by Yeas and Nays, and the Names of the Persons voting for and against the Bill shall be entered on the Journal of each House respectively.
"When the women get the ballot, they will vote for prohibition," I said.
And when they come to vote, they will vote for prohibition.
An election is a very serious thing; at least it ought to be, and every man ought to vote according to his conscience, and let his neighbor do the same."
Whether it was a factory district or one of the "silk-stocking" wards seemed to make no particular difference in the increase; but one of the things which surprised the party leaders most was the tremendous vote that came rolling in from the stockyards.
He was afraid of this tremendous vote, which his party had not expected, and which it had not earned.
Sophistry may reply, that sovereigns are equal, and that a majority of the votes of the States will be a majority of confederated America.
In such a state of things, this ally of ours would evidently find it much easier, by his bribes and intrigues, to tie up the hands of government from making peace, where two thirds of all the votes were requisite to that object, than where a simple majority would suffice.
The governor, who is the executive magistrate, is appointed by the legislature; is chancellor and ordinary, or surrogate of the State; is a member of the Supreme Court of Appeals, and president, with a casting vote, of one of the legislative branches.
According to the constitution of Pennsylvania, the president, who is the head of the executive department, is annually elected by a vote in which the legislative department predominates.
Cast your whole vote, not a strip of paper merely, but your whole influence.
Can we not count upon some independent votes? Are there not many individuals in the country who do not attend conventions?