Reorganization of the Government of the District of Columbia: Hearings Before a Subcommittee...on S. 1420, 1527, and S.J. Res. 87...Dec. 7, 8, 9, 14, 16, 17, 18, 21, and 27, 1943



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第 5 頁 - Chairman of the Committee on the District of Columbia of the House of Representatives.
第 4 頁 - States, subject to the proviso hereinafter set forth, for the exercise by the Congress of the United States of the power of exclusive legislation, as provided by article I, section 8, clause 17, of the Constitution of the United States...
第 61 頁 - ... will have had their voice in the election of the government which is to exercise authority over them ; as a municipal legislature for local purposes, derived from their own suffrages, will of course be allowed them...
第 299 頁 - The equal rights of man, and the happiness of every individual, are now acknowledged to be the only legitimate objects of government. Modern times have the signal advantage, too, of having discovered the only device by which these rights can be secured, to wit: government by the people, acting not in person, but by representatives chosen by themselves...
第 166 頁 - The CHAIRMAN. The committee will stand adjourned until tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock. (Whereupon...
第 60 頁 - The indispensable necessity of complete authority at the seat of government carries its own evidence with it. It is a power exercised by every legislature of the Union, I might say of the world, by virtue of its general supremacy. Without it, not only the public authority might be insulted and its proceedings...
第 306 頁 - I think I would be remiss in my duty if I did not take advantage of this opportunity to express on the part of my organizations their gratitude for the opportunity of being heard on this hill.
第 6 頁 - If, at any election for Representative or Delegate in Congress, any person knowingly personates and votes, or attempts to vote, in the name of any other person, whether living or dead, or fictitious ; or votes .more than once at the same election for any candidate for the same office ; or votes at a place where he may not be lawfully entitled to vote; or votes without having a lawful right to vote ; or does...
第 125 頁 - ... prohibit the same activities on the part of such persons as the United States Civil Service Commission has heretofore determined are at the time this section takes effect prohibited on the part of employees in the classified civil service of the United States by the provisions of the civil-service rules prohibiting such employees from taking any active part in political management or in political campaigns.
第 4 頁 - Vacancies in the membership of the joint committee shall not affect the power of the remaining members to execute the functions of the joint committee, and shall be filled in the same manner as in the case of the original selection. The joint committee shall select a chairman and a vice chairman from among Its members.