CASH-FLOW PLAGUES SENATE RESTS
- Senate Republicans split on axing ethanol subsidy. Bolton, Alexander // Hill;6/14/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 84, p1
The article reports on the division among Senate Republican leaders in the U.S. over the proposal to remove the annual subsidy of six billion dollars for ethanol.
- Senators get the real three squares deal. Bontz, Rita // Overdrive;Feb98, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p20
Cites an article in `Money' magazine detailing the results of the US General Accounting Office audit which found the Senate dining facilities lost $1 million or $20,000 per senator in 1997. Menu prices for Senators at the dining facilities; Significance for the public.
- AFTER BUDGET PASSES: Child nutrition advocates push for congress to act. // FoodService Director;6/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p14
Reports on the legislative initiatives being forwarded by National School Lunch Program advocates in the U.S. Senate that will expand access to school meals and improve the nutritional quality of those meals. Statement from Senator Herb Kohl; Call of the American School Food Service Association...
- Senate cafeterias are still running hefty f/s deficit. // FoodService Director;09/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p26
Details an independent audit of the Senate Restaurants' Revolving Fund which revealed a continuing cumulative deficit of $2.6 million from food service operations. Factors cited as the cause of the deficit; Comments from auditing firm KPMG Peat Marwick on the issue.
- Senate votes to repeal ethanol tax credits. // Memphis Automotive Report;Jul2011, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p10
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Senate to repeal tax credits for producing ethanol.
- Funds Extension Could Save Jackson County Libraries. K., D. // American Libraries;May2007, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p19
The article reports on the shut down the library system in Jackson County, Oregon, on April 6, 2007, which could be rescued by an emergency funding approved by the U.S. Senate. Legislators' refusal to renew the timber subsidy to communities whose revenue relies on the logging industry left...
- Senate approves funding for subsidy program. Barnes, David // Traffic World;10/9/95, Vol. 244 Issue 2, p21
Reports on the US Senate's legislation to fund the ship subsidy program called Maritime Security Program. Replacement by the program of the Operating Differential Subsidy Program; Allocation for the program in 1996; Opposition to the program by Sen. Charles Grassley (D-Iowa).
- Irish farmers receive first half of SFP. // Farmers Weekly;10/19/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 16, p61
The article reports on the provision of the first 50 percent of the 2007 single farm payments (SFP) to farmers in Ireland in October as the Dublin government seeks to help farmers' cash flow following the summer's poor weather. Over â‚¬533 million will be given to 113,000 farmers, with the...
- Financial Audit: Senate Restaurants Revolving Fund for Fiscal Years 1997 and 1996: AIMD-98-193. // GAO Reports;6/23/1998, p1
GAO contracted with the independent public accounting firm of KPMG Peat Marwick LLP to audit the financial statements of the Senate Restaurants Revolving Fund for fiscal years 1997 and 1996. KPMG found that (1) the financial statements were reliable in all material respects; (2) management...