$5,000,000 Campaign Launched in U.S. for Expansion of Palestine Labor Movement
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$5,000,000 Campaign Launched in U.S. for Expansion of Palestine Labor Movement

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A $5,000,000 campaign was launched in the United States today by the National Committee for Labor Palestine for the expansion of Histadruth work in Palestine. Campaign secretary Isaac Hamlin disclosed that the Histadruth budget for 1946-47 amounted to $18,000,000, of which the people of Palestine will contribute $13,000,000.

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