Tenure of Office Act passed in USA over President's veto (26 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

In USA, the Tenure of Office Act is passed, restricting the powers of the President to dismiss and appoint officials without the consent of the Senate.

Citation:
Editors. "Tenure of Office Act passed in USA over President's veto". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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