CONGRESS: The Senate Week Oct. 28, 1929

Work Done. The Senate of the U. S. last week:

¶ Confirmed the Federal Farm Board.

¶ Adopted (42 to 34) the export debenture plan as an amendment to the tariff bill.

¶ Investigated, by special committee, the activities of lobbyists.

The House Week

Work Done. The House of Representatives last week: ¶ Met and adjourned for three days. ¶ Met again and adjourned for another three days.


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