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• John Adams
Special Message
January 5, 1798

Gentlemen of the Senate and Gentlemen of the House of Representatives:

The Secretary for the Department of War on the 30th day of December last made a representation to me of the situation of affairs in his office, which I now transmit to the Senate and House of Representatives, and recommend to their consideration and decision.


Citation: John Adams: "Special Message", January 5, 1798. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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