Past As Present: The Last Dead Heat in the State Senate, 100 Years Ago
New York State Bar Association Journal, January 2009, Vol. 81, No. 1
6 Pages Posted: 20 Jun 2018
Date Written: January 1, 2009
This paper explores the most recent significant tie vote in the New York State Senate in 1908. It considers the implications for horse racing in New York State and the powers of the Lieutenant Governor.
Note: Reprinted with permission from the New York State Bar Association Journal, January 2009, Vol. 81, No. 1, published by the New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, NY 12207.
Keywords: Casting Vote, Lieutenant Governor, Horse Racing, New York State Senate, Charles Evans Hughes
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