What was the bill introduced into the United States House of Representatives in 1896 by Henry Cabot Lodge on the issue of immigration?

Answer: The bill advocated a literacy test for all prospective immigrants. Only those who could read and write either their own or some other language would be admitted. The bill was passed by both houses of Congress, but vetoed by President Cleveland two days before he left office.

Source: A History of American Democracy by Hicks, Mowbray, Burke

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