ERIC Number: ED308331
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Feb-23
Reference Count: N/A
Hearing on the Reauthorization of VISTA. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Select Education of the Committee on Education and Labor. House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This document reports on a congressional oversight hearing on the Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) Program on its 25th anniversary. This hearing is also the opening hearing toward the reauthorization of VISTA, the Federal Government's only full-time domestic volunteer service to alleviate poverty-related problems. Testimony includes statements and prepared statements of U.S. senators and representatives and individuals representing ACTION; City of El Paso's Gang Intervention Program; U.S. District Court, Minneapolis, Minnesota; National Child Labor Committee; VISTA; Peninsula Literacy Council, Hampton, Virginia; Office of Economic Opportunity; Special Olympics International; and National Council on the Aging. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Poverty, Poverty Programs, Social Agencies, Voluntary Agencies
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.