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Addams writes Lovejoy about the progress of a bill in the Illinois legislature that would exempt child actors from the Illinois Child Labor Law.
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Addams explains the Progressive Party's approach to child labor and legislation.
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Addams seeks Senator Sutherland's support for the establishment of a Federal Children's Bureau, arguing that it would allow the gathering of information currently not possible.
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Addams sends Johnson her letter to Niels Juul asking for another opportunity to address the Illinois Senate regarding Senate Substitute Bill 233 and child actors.
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Addams asks Oglesby to allow herself or someone else to testify before the Illinois Senate in regard to legislation that would give theaters an exception to employing children after hours.
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Addams asks Juul if she can speak against a new version of Senate Bill 233 regarding child actors.
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Addams calls Wilson's attention to a congressional bill on espionage which she believes threatens the freedoms of US citizens.
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Andrews asks Addams, as a member of the Committee on Unemployment, to assist with a report for the American Association for Labor Legislation.
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Oglesby informs Addams that allowing her request to speak at the hearings on the child actor bill was not within his power.
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The Armenian Union sends the text of a resolution to recognize Armenian independence and asks for signatures of support.
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A proposed resolution setting out the rules regarding the recording of committee meetings.
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McCormick discusses his views on the legislative agenda of the Progressive Party.
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Tumulty informs Addams that her issues with the Espionage Bill will be brought to the attention of Wilson.
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Cumberson explains to Addams that a resolution she created has been rendered null and void due to developments regarding the war.
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Cumberson regrets being unable to attend the Peace Conference in the city but has been encouraging people to write the President about the impending war and informs Addams that her physical education bill has been met with support.
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Hunter commends Addams for her success in social work thus far and urges her to keep fighting for the rights of young soldiers and their mothers.
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Lane discusses a new congressional bill re referendum on entering war.
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Matheny informs Addams about the Progressive legislation agenda and suffrage in West Virginia and asks her to be a part of it all.
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Lovejoy asks Addams about the status of the Child Actor Bill pending in the Illinois legislature.
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Kellogg writes Bowen regarding a number of labor legislation bills.
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Addams provides an argument against literacy tests for immigrants, proposed by the Burnett Bill recently pased by the U.S. House of Representatives.
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A letter enclosing a copy of H.R. 5819 for a Commission on Naturalization.
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Addams discusses the Funds to Parents Act, which provides charitable support for impoverished children.
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Addams expresses why the time is now that women should be able to vote, with in regards to the social power women have which can be used for political power.
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Harper offers Addams his opinion on a bill regulating children in the street trades.
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An argument for the defeat of an Illinois bill that would loosen restrictions on child labor.
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The Progressive National Service reports on lobbying and legislative efforts undertaken between April 1 and May 15.
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Addams, Stedman and Mathes oppose the establishment of Eastern "blue laws" in the Midwest.
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