He was himself defeated in this year for reelection to Congress.
He was elected for 1903 and by reelection served for 12 years.
Protests against the war and President Johnson himself had grown so strident by 1968 that he wisely chose not to run for reelection.
She was also associated after 1886 with the National American Woman's Suffrage Association as lecturer, vice-president-at-large, and from 1904-15 as president, when she declined reelection.
As an Opposition leader he also congratulated the Speaker upon his reelection.