evidence 1: member of the u.s. house of representatives from pennsylvanias 9th district.
warrant 1.1: a leader of the radical republic he came to gettysburg. and became a lawyer as a young boy
warrant 1.2:he joined the whig party when he movied to get elected to congres in 1848.
warrant 1.3: he was frustated by the slowness of presedent abrihamn lincoln to support his position. stevens was born in vural vermont.