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" Congress is empowered in general ' to raise and support armies;' and by the second section of the second article, the president is appointed commander-in-chief of the army and navy, and of the militia when called into the service of the United States. "
The American Annual Cyclopędia and Register of Important Events ... - Page 16
1863
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Views of Society and Manners in America: In a Series of Letters from that ...

Frances Wright - Slavery - 1821 - 387 pages
...the two houses dispute as to the time of adjournment, he is the arbiter between them. He is commander in chief of the army and navy, and of the militia, when called into the service of the nation by law of congress ; in which case the authority of the President supersedes that of the governors...
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Views of Society and Manners in America: In a Series of Letters from that ...

Frances Wright - United States - 1821 - 523 pages
...houses dispute as to the time of adjournment, he is the arbiter between them. He is commander-in-chief of the army and navy, and of the militia, when called into the service of the nation by law of congress; in which case the authority of the President supersedes that of the governors...
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A History of the United States of America

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1824 - 400 pages
...representatives. Of the powers of the President. " The president of the United States is commander in chief of the army and navy, and of the militia when in actual service. He grants reprieves and pardons; nominates, and, with the consent of the senate,...
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Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising the Leading Debates and ...

United States. Congress - Law - 1834
...militia to execute the laws," &c. It is true, the President, by the constitution, is commander-in-chief of the army and navy, and of the militia, when called into actual service; but, as such, he is a mere instrument in the hands of Congress, by whom the objects...
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A History of the United States of America: From the First Discovery to the ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1825 - 422 pages
...representatives. Of the powers of the President. " The president of th<i United States is commander in chief of the army and navy, and of the militia when in actual service. He grants reprieves and pardons ; nominates, and, with the consent of the senate,...
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A History of the United States of America: On a Plan Adopted to the Capacity ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1827 - 316 pages
...and representatives. Ofthepouieri of Ike President. " The president of the United States is commander in chief of the army and navy, and of the militia when m actual service. Pie grants reprieves and pardons ; nominates, and, with the consent of the senate,...
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A Universal History of the United States of America: Embracing the Whole ...

C. B. Taylor - United States - 1831 - 534 pages
...representatives. Of the powers of the President. " The president of the United States is commander in chief of the army and navy, and of the militia, when in actual service. He grants reprieves and pardons ; nominates, and, with the consent of the senate,...
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A System of Universal Geography, Popular and Scientific: Comprising a ...

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Geography - 1832 - 920 pages
...States for fourteen years. The eligibility of the Vice President, is similar. The President is Commander in Chief of the army and navy, and of the militia when in the actual service of the United States. With the advice and consent of the Senate, he makes treaties,...
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History of the United States: Containing All the Events Necessary to be ...

Bishop Davenport - United States - 1834 - 144 pages
...elected ? 28. What is said in regard to the power of the president? 25. Who is to be commahder-in-chief of the army and navy, and 'of the militia, when called into actual service ? 28. For what crimes are the officers of the United States to be removed from office...
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A Familiar Exposition of the Constitution of the United States: Containing a ...

Joseph Story - Constitutional law - 1840 - 372 pages
...occur in the recess of Congress ; and by the Constitution, the President is not only Commander-in-Chief of the army and navy, and of the militia, when called into service, but he is also (as we shall see) bound to see the laws duly executed. But the question has...
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