THE CONGRESS: Clock

Working days left: 19. Essential bills to enact if a special session is to be avoided: 10. Essential bills enacted last week: 1.

House Work Done. The House of Representatives last week:

¶ Sustained (278-to-10) President Hoover's veto—first this session—of a bill to compensate Homer N. Horine for Spanish War services which the War Department records do not confirm.

¶ Adopted a conference report on the First Deficiency Appropriation bill; sent it to the Senate.

¶ Passed the District of Columbia Appropriation bill; sent it to the Senate.

¶...

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