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1920 Excerpt: ...has voted. RESOLUTION OF RATIFICATION, being the
preamble and the 14 reservations passing the Committee of the
Whole, two-thirds vote required; vote, November 19, yeas, 39; nays,
55; Bitter-enders, nay. MOTION TO RECONSIDER; REED; vote, November
19, yeas, 63; nays, 30; Bitter-enders, nay. Motion to adjourn;
Hitchcock; vote, November 19, yeas, 42; nays, 51; Bitter-enders,
nay. Chair rules: "That the vote whereby the rejection of the
resolution of ratification was ordered puts the treaty back into
the Committee of the Whole;" vote on decision of the Chair, yeas,
42; nays, 51; Bitter-enders, nay. Chair rules "That other
amendments may be offered, or rather a resolution of ratification
may he offered if the majority of the Senate so wants to
proceed;"--point of order, Poindexter: "No amendments are in order
under the express and explicit provisions of" Rule XXXVII;
overruled by Chair; appeal from ruling, Lodge; vote, yeas, 43;
nays, 50; Bitter-enders, nay. Same appeal sustained; same vote.
"That the treaty, the resolution of ratification, and the
reservations heretofore presented to the Senate be referred to a
committee of conciliation composed of six Senators to be appointed
by the President of the Senate, among whom shall be the leader of
the majority, the Senator from Massachusetts (Mr. Lodge), who shall
be chairman of the committee, and the leader of the minority, the
Senator from Nebraska (Mr. Hitchcock), and that said committee be
instructed to prepare and report to the Senate such a resolution of
ratification and reservations as in their judgment will meet the
approval of not less than two-thirds of the Senate;" Pomerene;
motion to table, La Foluette; vote on tabling, yeas, 48; nays, 42;
Bitterenders, yea. "Th...
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