THE CONGRESS: Work Done, Jun. 27, 1932

Work Done

The Senate:

> Defeated (62-to-18) the Bonus bill (see p. 15).

> Passed a $318,000,000 Naval appropriation bill, after lopping $6,400,000 off the House total; sent it to conference.

> Adopted a resolution by Arkansas' Robinson asking the President for specific recommendations for economies.

> Recommitted a bill by Oregon's McNary authorizing the Farm Board to use the equalization fee. the export debenture or an allotment plan to help handle crop surpluses.0

> Voted (44-10-25) to sidetrack the Glass banking bill for more pressing legislation.

The House:

> Passed (20940-176) the Bonus bill; sent...

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