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Special Message

March 05, 1794

Gentlemen of the Senate and of the House of Representatives:

The Secretary of State having reported to me upon the several complaints which have been lodged in his office against the vexations and spoliations on our commerce since the commencement of the European war, I transmit to you a copy of his statement, together with the documents upon which it is founded.


George Washington, Special Message Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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