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  • Reading of the Constitution

    by Representative Susan A. Davis

    Posted on 2015-01-09

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    DAVIS of California. ``. . . the House of Representatives shall choose immediately, by ballot, the President. But in choosing the President, the votes shall be taken by States, the representation from each State having one vote; a quorum for this purpose shall consist of a Member or Members from two-thirds of the States, and a majority of all the States shall be necessary to a choice.'' Mr. GOODLATTE. I now yield to the gentlewoman from Texas (Ms. Granger).

    Ms. GRANGER. ``The person having the greatest number of votes as Vice-President, shall be the Vice-President, if such number be a majority of the whole number of electors appointed, and if no person have a majority, then from the two highest numbers on the list, the Senate shall choose the Vice-President; . . . '' Mr. GOODLATTE. I now yield to the gentlewoman from Massachusetts (Ms. Tsongas).

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