Outlaw & they knew it.
Strikes: First, second, & third. Wax eloquent about direct tax is unconstitutional; yet, direct tax on a man's labor is as any man senses, is a direct tax. One would have to take leave of his senses to conclude otherwise.
Income tax on a man's wage is about as direct as any individual tax gets. Ask any that are bitten by the levee.
Thank you for presenting the facts of the matter.
And if your recounting 42 states gets you any closer to the facts, more power to you. That 42 includes the following mischief:
William Jennings Bryan got credit for Knox 's vile deeds?
Submitted by Mark Twain on Tue, 09/20/2011 - 17:22.
No Action taken: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Delaware. No record for Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Washington State.
[No debate. No vote. Different version. No last paragraph.: California. Etc.]
Telegraph charges by the word. [Stop]
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