September 1952
New Republic;9/22/52, Vol. 127 Issue 12, p18
The article presents an explanation of the U.S. House voting over various amendments and the key issues related to the legislation in the year 1951 and 1952. The amendment, introduced by Senator Richard Simpson, regarding the old GOP "peril point" provision written into the reciprocal-trade legislation, was passed by a vote of 225 to 168. The House passed a $190 million loan to India for the purchase of the U.S. grain by a vote of 293 to 94. The House Republicans, cutting the aid to Europe, slashed $615 million from the defense support funds by a vote of 221 to 137.


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