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" The Congress, the Executive and the Court must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the Constitution. Each public officer who takes an oath to support the Constitution swears that he will support it as he understands it, and not as it is understood... "
Speeches and Forensic Arguments - Page 115
by Daniel Webster - 1835
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Memoirs of General Andrew Jackson ... to which is Added the Eulogy of Hon ...

1845 - 270 pages
...the Executive, and the Court, must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the Constitution. Each public officer who takes an oath to support the...understands it, and not as it is understood by others. It is as much the duty of the House of Representatives, of the Senate, and of the President, to decide...
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The Life of Gen. Andrew Jackson ...: With an Appendix: Containing the Most ...

John Stilwell Jenkins - 1847 - 288 pages
...the Executive, and the Court, must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the Constitution. Each public officer who takes an oath to support the...understands it, and not as it is understood by others. It is as much the duty of the House of Representatives, of the Senate, and of the President, to decide...
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The Life of General Andrew Jackson ...

John Stilwell Jenkins - 1847 - 288 pages
...the Exe'cutive, and the Court, must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the Constitution. Each public officer who takes an oath to support the...understands it, and not as it is understood by others. It is as much the duty of the House of Representatives, of the Senate, and of the President, to decide...
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Freedom National; Slavery Sectional

Charles Sumner - 1852 - 78 pages
...the Executive, and the Court, must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the Constitution. Each public officer, who takes an oath to support the Constitution, swears thai he toil! support it as he understands it, and not as it is understood by others. It is as much...
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The Statesman's Manual: The Addresses and Messages of the ..., Volume 2

United States. President - 1853
...the executive, and the court, must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the constitution. \^Each public officer, who takes an oath to support...understands it, and not as it is understood by others."} It is as much the duty of the house of representative's, of the senate, and of the president, to decide...
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Thirty Years' View; Or, A History of the Working of the American ..., Volume 1

Thomas Hart Benton - 1854
...the Executive, and the court must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the constitution. Each public officer who takes an oath to support the...understands it and not as it is understood by others. It is as mcch the duty of the House of Representatives, of the Senate, and of the President, to deiie...
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Thirty Years' View: Or, A History of the Working of the American ..., Volume 1

Thomas Hart Benton - 1854
...the Executive, and the court, must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the constitution. Each public officer who takes an oath to support the...understands it, and not as it is understood by others. It is as much the duty of the House of Representatives, of the Senate, and of the President, to decide...
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The American Statesman: A Political History Exhibiting the Origin, Nature ...

Andrew White Young - 1855 - 1016 pages
...the executive, and the court, must each for itself be guided by its own opinion of the constitution. Each public officer who takes an oath to support the...understands it, and not as it is understood by others. * * * The opinion of the judges has no more authority over congress than the opinion of congress has...
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An Essay on Liberty and Slavery

Albert Taylor Bledsoe - 1856 - 383 pages
...of the United States." He then quotes this language, in which he italicizes the following sentence: "Each public officer, who takes an oath to support...understands it, and not as it is understood by others." "With these authoritative words of Andrew Jackson," says he, " I dismiss this topic. The early legislation...
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An Essay on Liberty and Slavery

Albert Taylor Bledsoe - 1856 - 383 pages
...of the United States." He then quotes this language, in which he italicizes the following sentence: "Each public officer, who takes an oath to support...understands it, and not as it is understood by others." " With these authoritative words of Andrew Jackson," says he, " I dismiss this topic. The early legislation...
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