TITLE

Defending Pork

AUTHOR(S)
Friel, Brian
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
National Journal;5/8/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 19, p1404
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the practice of earmarking federal funding to local projects without going through competitive grant procedures or other objective mechanisms in the U.S. Emergence of earmarking in American history; Criticism on the practice; Approaches of states on identifying the projects that would benefit from earmarked money; Position of Representative Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) on earmarking.
ACCESSION #
13230466

 

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