29th Congress > Senate > Vote 71

Date: 1846-05-12

Result: 18-28

Vote Subject Matter: Foreign and Defense Policy / Foreign Policy Resolutions

Sponsor: HUNTINGTON, Jabez Williams (W-CT)

Bill number: HR145

Description: TO AMEND H.R. 145, BY ELIMINATING THE FOLLOWING PREAMBLE, "WHEREAS BY THE ACT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MEXICO, A STATE OF WAR EXISTS BETWEEN THAT GOVERNMENT AND THE U.S.," THEREBY PREVENTING ANY MENTION OF A STATE OF WAR.

Original source documents: Congresional Globe vol. 16, p. 804; Senate Journal vol. 37, p. 288;

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