Hearings Before the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce of the House of Representatives on Bills to Amend the Interstate-commerce Act: House Report 4093, Amending the Interstate-commerce Act, The Antitrust Act, and Acts Supplementary Thereto
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1905 - Corporation Law - 758 pages
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... subject has been on for hearing before this committee? Mr. BACON. I am
aware of that; yes, sir. I understand that there are seven new members. Mr. EscH.
Does this organization represent all parts of the country, geographically speaking
... I hope through your efforts it can be , in committee or after it is presented to the
House , amended so that shippers when they are unjustly treated by the railroads
can be assured of prompt relief upon complaint and after hearing . Yours , very ...
Thus far, however, a majority of that, committee has refused to accord us so much
as a hearing, and its chairman and several of the influential members assert that
they will not consent to spend any time upon the subject, being wearied with ...
not willing to report that bill without a hearing, a bill drawn by the attorney of the
principal railroad company of the land, you and your secretary denounced this
committee as railroad representatives. Mr. BACON. I never have characterized
Do you think this committee woululd have been wise to have reported that bill
favorably to the House simply because you favored that bill—to have reported it
to the House without hearing? Mr. BAcon. I do not think the committee would be ...
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