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Q: Who was the senator from Illinois who believed that the question of slavery in the territories should be settled by popular sovereignty?
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Stephen Douglas staunchly believed that the slavery question in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska should be resolved by?

popular sovereignty, allowing the residents of the territories to vote on whether to allow slavery or not. He argued that this approach would uphold the principles of democracy and states' rights, allowing each territory to determine its own stance on the issue.

Squatter sovereignty led to fighting in kansas because the squatters were on both sides of the what?

Because the question over extension of slavery into the new territories was raised.

How do you use sovereignty in a sentence?

The country asserts its sovereignty by governing itself independently without external interference.

What political issue was behind the question of the expansion of slavery after Mexican war?

The political issue behind the question of expanding slavery after the Mexican-American War was whether the newly acquired territories would be free or slave states. This debate ultimately led to the Compromise of 1850, which temporarily resolved the issue by allowing some territories to decide on the issue of slavery through popular sovereignty.

What is the answer to the question about what women most want?

Women want sovereignty

Has china resumed sovereignty over Taiwan?

China has not yet resumed sovereignty over Taiwan; at least that is the opinion of the newspapers in the United States. China claims it has sovereignty. Taiwan has allowed China some privileges. What sovereignty will mean is a question.

Was popular sovereignty a good solution to the question of slavery in the new states?


What has the author Shaun Narine written?

Shaun Narine has written: 'Humanitarian intervention and the question of sovereignty' -- subject(s): ASEAN, Humanitarian intervention, Sovereignty

What fundamental question relates most directly to consumer sovereignty?

who will get the goods and services

What has the author Eduardo Z Romualdez written?

Eduardo Z. Romualdez has written: 'A question of sovereignty' -- subject(s): American Military bases, Violation of Sovereignty

What is Illinois second most populous state?

There is no answer to this question since Illinois is a state.

Is there a Mars Illinois?

No, there is no town named Mars in Illinois. Mars is not a place in Illinois.