ERIC Number: ED105039
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Feb-6
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Food Programs-1975. Hearings before the Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs of the United States Senate, Ninety-Fourth Congress, First Session. Part 8--Administrative Failure of Food Stamp Program. Hearings held Detroit, Michigan, Februrary 6, 1975.
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 focused on the Food Stamp Programs problems in Detroit, Michigan. Testimony was heard from such witnesses as the following: Coleman Young, Mayor of the City of Detroit; Eleanor Josatis, Chairwoman; Mayor-Common Council's Task Force on Hunger and Malnutrition; Muriel Wagner; Merrill-Palmer Institute; Ella Bragg, State Director-Welfare Rights Organization; Barbara Reviere, Mayor's Citizens Commission, City of Detroit; Andrew Brown, United Auto Workers Community Relations Department; Walter Brame, Detroit Urban League; Ann Byrne, Nutritionist-Wayne County Department of Health; and others. Appendixed to the hearings are newspaper articles, proceedings of the Sub-Committee on Detroit Food Stamp Emergency, Detroit City Council; and additional testimony submitted by such institutions as: Womens International League for Peace and Freedom; Jewish Community Council of Metropolitan Detroit; Household Workers Organization; Associated Food Dealers of Michigan; Operation HOPE; Community Mental Health; Catholic Interracial Council of Detroit; Senior Centers, Inc.; Detroit Task Force on Hunger and Malnutrition; Metropolitan Detroit Welfare Reform Coalition; Committees United for Action, Inc.; Jewish Labor Committee, and others. (JM)
Descriptors: Administrative Problems, Federal Aid, Federal Government, Federal Programs, Food, Government Role, Health Needs, Inner City, Nutrition, Program Administration, Urban Population, Welfare Recipients, Welfare Services
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($2.60)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.
Identifiers - Location: Michigan; Michigan (Detroit)