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Black people are inferior to Caucasians. Blacks constitute a totally distinct group; they overshadow the country with the germ... of evil. ---->>>

The unproductive tillage of human cattle takes that which of right belongs to free labor, and which is necessary for the support and happiness of our own race. ---->>>

Congress would exclude slavery from any territory that in the future might be acquired from Mexico. ---->>>

Biography

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Nationality: American
Born: January 20, 1814
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Die: March 16, 1868
Occupation: Activist
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David Wilmot (January 20, 1814 – March 16, 1868) was a U.S. politician; he was elected to the U.S. Congress, serving 1845–1851, and to the U.S. Senate, serving 1861–1863 to fill the remainder of a term. Wilmot was a Democrat, a Free Soiler, and a Republican. He was a sponsor and eponym of the Wilmot Proviso (1846), intended to ban slavery in western lands gained from Mexico in the Mexican–American War of 1846–1848 (wikipedia)