Senator from Oklahoma: Hearings and Meetings of the Committee on Rules and Administration and Its Subcommittee on Privileges and Elections, United States Senate, Ninety-fourth Congress, First Session on the Petition and Complaint of Ed Edmondson Concerning the Conduct of the Election of November 5, 1974, for United States Senator from the State of Oklahoma


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Seite 378 - ... times, places and manner of holding elections for Senators and Representatives." It cannot be doubted that these comprehensive words embrace authority to provide a complete code for congressional elections, not only as to times and places, but in relation to notices, registration, supervision of voting, protection of voters, prevention of fraud and corrupt practices, counting of votes, duties of inspectors and canvassers, and making and publication of election returns; in short, to enact the...
Seite 559 - ... must permit a voter to vote for any person for any office, whether or not nominated as a candidate by any party or organization, and must permit voting in absolute secrecy.
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Seite 700 - No voting qualification or prerequisite to voting or standard, practice, or procedure shall be imposed or applied by any State or political subdivision in a manner which results in a denial or abridgement of the right of any citizen of the United States to vote on account of race or color, or in contravention of the guarantees set forth in section 4(f)(2), as provided in subsection (b).
Seite 241 - All provisions of the election law are mandatory, if enforcement is sought before election in a direct proceeding for that purpose ; but after election all should be held directory only, in support of the result, unless of a character to effect an obstruction to the free and intelligent casting of the vote or to the ascertainment of the result, or unless the provisions affect an essential element of the election, or unless it is expressly declared by the statute that the particular act is essential...
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