ERIC Number: ED075518
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Hearings Before the Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs of the United States Senate, Ninety-First Congress, Second Session on Nutrition and Human Needs. Part 1--Hunger and the Income Gap. Hearings Held Washington, D.C., March 2, 3, 4, and 6, 1970.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.
These hearings before the Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs are organized in several parts, of which this document is the first. These hearings begin with opening statements by a number of Senators. Following these, presentations are made by such witnesses as the following: Rev. Jesse Jackson, national director, Operation Breadbasket, Southern Christian Leadership Conference; Hon. John V. Lindsay, mayor of New York City, N.Y., accompanied by Commissioner Mitchell Ginsberg, administrator, Human Resources Administration, New York, N.Y.; Hon. Peter Flaherty, mayor of the city of Pittsburgh, Pa.; Prof. Alvin L. Schorr, professor of social policy, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass.; Dr. George A. Wiley, executive director, National Welfare Rights Organization, accompanied by Mrs. Jeanette Washington, member of the executive committee; Robert Harris, executive director, Commission on Income Maintenance Programs; Hon. John G. Veneman, Under Secretary, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, accompanied by Robert Patricelli, Deputy Assistant, Secretary for Interdepartmental Affairs; and others. Appended to these presentations are miscellaneous articles, publications, and tables relating to Aid to Families of Dependent Children, the Family Assistance Act of 1970, and the status of the Ten-State National Nutrition Survey. (JM)
Descriptors: Child Welfare, Economically Disadvantaged, Federal Programs, Food, Guaranteed Income, Health Needs, Hunger, Income, Nutrition, Poverty, Resource Allocation, State Programs, Welfare Agencies, Welfare Recipients, Welfare Services
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.
Note: Committee Print, Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs