William Bourke Cockran , commonly known as Bourke Cockran, was a United States Representative from New York and a political orator. A Democrat, he advocated the repeal of the Fifteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which forbade states from preventing U.S. citizens from voting on account of "race" or "color". Wikipedia*

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U.S. Representative, D-NY 16th April 11, 1921 - March 3, 1923 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-NY 12th November 9, 1903 - March 3, 1909 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-NY 12th August 7, 1893 - March 3, 1895 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-NY 10th December 7, 1891 - August 6, 1893 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-NY 12th December 5, 1887 - March 3, 1889 Videos: 0

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