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ERIC Number: EJ631150
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
A Record Year at the Federal Trough: Colleges Feast on $1.67-Billion in Earmarks.
Brainard, Jeffrey; Southwick, Ron
Chronicle of Higher Education, v47 n48 pA20-A22 Aug 2001
Discusses how for fiscal year 2001, Congress earmarked more money for federal projects for specific colleges than ever before. It provided a 60 percent increase over the previous year, although such earmarks have drawn criticism as wasteful and harmful to merit-based competition for funds. Includes a list of top recipients of "pork." (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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