Lex Anteinternet: Woodrow Wilson addresses a Joint Session of Congre...: Woodrow Wilson went before a special joint session of Congress on this day in 1917 to ask for a Declaration of War against Germany. G...All in all, not a bad speech in context. I was surprised an immediate vote on war didn't follow, and indeed, when I originally posted it and went to the next days newspapers, I'd assumed it had.
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