THE CONGRESS: Breather

Hardly a Congressman was to be seen on Capitol Hill last week. House members were still enjoying a leisurely Easter vacation. Most of the scattering of Senators on hand spent one lazy afternoon at the ballpark, returned to wrangle over the steel seizure and the amount to be cut from the $7.9 billion foreign aid bill. Major congressional action of the week: none.

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