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A General Review of the debate on the Compromise Bills

--excerpts-- Mr. President [of the Senate], I approach now to the question of what the…
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Eulogy of Henry Clay

On the fourth day of July, 1776, the people of a few feeble and oppressed…
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Speech on Preserving the Union

Mr. President, I have said that I want to know whether we are bound together…
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Speech on the Mexican-American War

The day is dark and gloomy, unsettled and uncertain, like the condition of our country,…
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Letter in Support of the War of 1812

The public attention has been drawn to the approaching arrival of the Hornet, as the…
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Speech on President Jackson’s Veto of the Bank Bill in Senate

I HAVE some observations to submit on this question, which I would not trespass on…