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action agitation Anti-lynching Bill anti-lynching legislation Appendix April April 29 argument Barkley Bilbo chart citizens civil rights cloture cloture vote Congress Congressional Record Connally constitutional Costigan Costigan-Wagner Bill debate December Democrats denied due process Dyer Bill equal protection Ex parte Virginia favor February 21 federal court Federal crime federal government federal legislation filibuster floor Fourteenth Amendment Gavagan Bill Harrison held House Ibid James January Jessie Daniel Ames Judiciary Subcommittee hearing lynch law lynchers lynching a Federal measures N N N NAACP Name Party-State Negro 1 Total North Carolina November November 28 number of lynchings opponents organizations pass piece of legislation pointed police power political popular pressure punish question refused remarks of Senator Republican Roosevelt Senate Judiciary Subcommittee session South southern Senators stop lynching Tuskegee Institute unconstitutional voted against cloture Wagner Wagner-Van Nuys Bill Walter White Y Y Y York Zangrando