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Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare. – 1972
On January 12, 1972, the Subcommittee resumed its hearings on the impact of agribusiness and agrigovernment on the welfare of the family farmer, the farm worker, and the rural community. Witnesses testified on such topics as: (1) problems of rural poverty; (2l some of the court litigation taking place in Fresno County; (3) the syndication of…
Descriptors: Agribusiness, Change Strategies, Court Litigation, Economic Factors
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Select Committee on Children, Youth, and Families. – 1992
A congressional hearing examined the effects of alcohol labeling and marketing on Native American health and culture. The focus of the hearing was on "Crazy Horse" malt liquor, a product named for the spiritual and political leader of the Native American Sioux. Following opening remarks by presiding committee chairwoman, Patricia…
Descriptors: Alcohol Abuse, Alcohol Education, Alcoholic Beverages, American Indian Culture
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Energy and Commerce. – 2001
This hearing's transcripts compile testimony given before the Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet of the Committee on Energy and Commerce on the entertainment industry's efforts to curb children's exposure to violent content, especially those of the music industry. The hearing began with statements from the chairman of the…
Descriptors: Age Groups, Children, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation
World Health Organization, Geneva (Switzerland). – 1981
The World Health Organization's final draft of the "International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes" is presented in its entirety. Recognizing that breast-feeding is an unequalled way of providing ideal food for the healthy growth and development of infants, the Code's aim is to contribute to the safe and adequate nutrition of…
Descriptors: Advertising, Consumer Protection, Educational Needs, Global Approach
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Economic and Educational Opportunities. – 1995
This document is a congressional joint hearing report of a panel discussion exploring issues related to privatization of two government-sponsored entities (GSEs): the Student Loan Marketing Association (Sallie Mae) and the College Construction Loan Insurance Association (Connie Lee). The two issues specifically addressed by the panel were: (1)…
Descriptors: Construction Programs, Educational Economics, Federal Government, Federal Programs
Portland Area Vocational-Technical Education Consortium, OR. – 1989
The Portland Area Vocational Technical Education Consortium (PAVTEC) was created to enhance and strengthen the working partnerships between Portland Community College and local high schools in order to provide high quality, articulated vocational technical programs. PAVTEC's third annual report highlights activities which have added to the…
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), College School Cooperation, Community Colleges, Consortia
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. – 1993
This Congressional hearing discusses legislation that would require health warnings to be included in advertisements of alcoholic beverages. Opening statements are included from Senators Hollings, Burns, Danforth, Thurmond, and Simon, and from Representative Kennedy. Testimony is included from two panels of witnesses, whose members include: (1)…
Descriptors: Advertising, Alcohol Abuse, Alcoholic Beverages, Consumer Education
Shaul, Marnie S. – 2000
Commercial activities in U.S. public elementary and secondary schools have been growing in visibility throughout the last decade, a period characterized by tightened school budgets. As visibility has increased, so have concerns about commercial activities that generate cash, equipment, or other types of assistance and their potential effects on…
Descriptors: Advertising, Budgeting, Business, Business Responsibility
Karp, Irwin – 1978
This paper is related to a similar statement presented at a Federal Trade Commission Symposium on Media Concentration. It was submitted by the Authors Guild to Senator Edward Kennedy's Subcommittee on Antitrust and Monopoly on May 10, 1978. It is one of several memoranda by the Guild opposing the acquisitions and mergers they feel have given…
Descriptors: Authors, Books, Consumer Protection, Economics