Veto of the Freedmen's Bureau Bill

February 20, 1866

Summary

The Dispatch reports "with pleasure" that the Freedmen's Bureau bill that just reached Congress comes with objections from the President.

Transcription

We announce with pleasure the impression of many persons likely to be well informed that the freedmen's bill will reach Congress to-day accompanied by objections of great weight from the President.- National Intelligencer of yesterday
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Justin Barlow

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BarlowJustin-18660220-VetooftheFreedmensBureauBill.pdf

Citation

“Veto of the Freedmen's Bureau Bill,” Reconstructing Virginia, accessed December 5, 2022, https://reconstructingvirginia.richmond.edu/items/show/69.