Anti-Alien Labor Bill

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Anti-Alien Labor Bill - of great recent to that he he He KLAN-ENDORSED...
of great recent to that he he He KLAN-ENDORSED LABOR MEASURE IS DEFEATED STATJLSENATE "Killing" of Anti-Alien Labor Bill Thot to Bode III for Bible Bible Bill SHARPLY ARGUED Labor and Religions Issues Are Vigorously Debated on Floor of Ohio Senate upon that coun- ^^ manifold BY JOHN J. VINCENT I N S Stuff Corrc^pon^cn*' COLUMBUS, March 20--Defeat of the Ku Klux Klan-supported anti-alien labor bill in the Ohio senate yesterday, today boded 111 for the Bible bill, which Is now pending before the state legislature. legislature. It is openly admitted that the defeat of the labor bill was the ^ f ^ 1 and sharpest blow dealt to the Klmn he a weeks Tuesday ganization this session. "Are we to put the stamp of the Ku Klux Klan on the Ohio Senate?" Senate?" Sen. George H. Bender bitterly bitterly asked in arguing against the measure. Replying to Bender, Sen. William William A. Clark. Urbana. sponsor of the bill, declared. "I wrote the bill myself, no organization wrote it." When the roll was called, 15 senators senators voted "yes," ten voted "no." three senators kept silent, and one senator was absent. Sixteen votes, a three-fifths majority, is neces- sary'to pass a blllr Sentfment expressed In the defeat defeat of the labor bill, will undoubtedly undoubtedly reflect Itself when the Bible measure, which admittedly Is^ supported supported by the Ku Klux Klan,' and which requires the reading of ten passages of the Bible dally in the public schools of Ohio, is put on Continued on Page Four at at

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  1. The Coshocton Tribune,
  2. 20 Mar 1929, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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