¶ Debated farm relief with great energy. (See below.)
¶ Passed several minor bills not requiring much debate.
¶ Confirmed President Coolidge's 16 appointees to the board of tax appeals, after discussing them at length in secret session.
¶ Passed several hundred private bills under a special "unanimous consent" agreement by which three adverse votes could defeat any measure.
¶ Passed a bill to create 14 new Federal District Judges to relieve congestion in the courts. (Bill went...