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- Clinton's 'Travelgate' kin has stepped in it again. Bedard, Paul; Pound, Edward T.; Parker, Suzi // U.S. News & World Report;9/10/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 9, p6
Reports that Catherine Cornelius Smith, a distant cousin of former United States President Bill Clinton, is attempting to acquire a contract from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Possibility that her actions are illegal; Her connection to the so-called Travelgate scandal; Her belief that her...
- House Scraps Increase in Agriculture Flack Budget. // Human Events;06/18/99, Vol. 55 Issue 22, p22
Discusses the approval of the United States (US) House on amendment to the US Agriculture Appropriations bill sponsored by Representative Tom Coburn (R.-Okla) to eliminate a proposed budget increase for the US Agricultural Department. Criticism on the amendment; Reason for the number of...
- Radio Remarks on Signing Agriculture Appropriations Legislation. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;10/25/99, Vol. 35 Issue 42, p2118
Presents the text of the radio remarks given by Bill Clinton, president of the United States, on October 22, 1999 which deals with the signing of agriculture appropriations legislation.
- Republicans criticized President Clinton. MacLachlan, Suzanne; Coolidge, Shelley Donald // Christian Science Monitor;10/5/95, Vol. 87 Issue 218, p2
Comments about the criticism against President Bill Clinton by Republicans for the rejection of a Congress spending bill.
- More than a village. Mogelonsky, Marcia // American Demographics;Aug98, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p61
Presents information on the result of a survey conducted by the United States Department of Agriculture Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion about the cost of raising a child. Annual cost of raising a child in the urban area; Expenditures of families in the urban West; Expenditure on...
- Congress increases funds for minor-use pesticide research. // American Nurseryman;1/15/94, Vol. 179 Issue 2, p95
Reports on the US Congress' approval of the fund allocations for the Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Interregional Research Project Number Four (IR-4). Project's provisions; Hiring of former USDA horticulturist J. Ray Frank.
- Diet time at the agriculture department. // U.S. News & World Report;6/22/92, Vol. 112 Issue 24, p25
Reports that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) boasts a budget bigger than those of all but 17 countries. New Census Bureau report finding that less than two percent of America's people are still living on farms; Why Democrats and Republicans alike are calling for the USDA to go...
- Agriculture Appropriations Committee grants $3.75M to NET. // Nation's Restaurant News;10/06/97, Vol. 31 Issue 40, p34
Reports that the US Congress' Agriculture and Appropriations Committee has appropriated $3.75 million for the Department of Agriculture's Nutrition and Training program.
- Government hot seat about proposed food safety legislation. // Natural Life;Nov/Dec99, Issue 70, p10
Reports on pressure from both consumer groups and government employees on the Canadian government against the proposed Canada Food Safety and Inspection Act. Argument of bill's opponents that it creates a conflict of interest on food inspection and enforcement performed by the Canadian Food...