Senate Committee Votes Today on Eisenhower Immigration Bill
Menu JTA Search

Senate Committee Votes Today on Eisenhower Immigration Bill

Download PDF for this date

The Senate Judiciary Committee today considered the President’s emergency request for the admission of 240,000 additional refugees but deferred voting on the measure until tomorrow. Yesterday, a Senate subcommittee approved the legislation.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund