Toward the End

September 1961
Time;9/15/1961, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p24
The article reports on the approval of the 3,657,500,000-dollar foreign aid appropriation by the U.S. House of Representative. It notes that the amount is 596 million dollars less than the foreign aid authorization bill approved by President John F. Kennedy. Moreover, the House Appropriations Committee led by Louisiana Democrat Otto Passman has passed the bill demanding the reduction of the authorized figure, including the 400-dollar cut from the military aid.


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