state relations (31 - 33 of 33 items)
Management of Farmers Home Administration's Water and Waste Disposal Program Needs To Be Strengthened
CED-78-61: Published: Mar 13, 1978. Publicly Released: Mar 13, 1978.
During 1977, the Farmers Home Administration (FmHA) was authorized $750 million in grants to finance the construction and/or improvement of water and waste disposal systems in rural areas. FmHA allocates these funds to States on the basis of population and per capita income which necessitates many adjustments.The present FmHA method of allocating the funds does not consider each State's individual...
The Summer Feeding Program: How to Feed the Children and Stop Program Abuses
CED-77-59: Published: Apr 15, 1977. Publicly Released: Apr 15, 1977.
Various aspects of the summer food service program for children were reviewed in light of alleged abuses during program operations in major urban areas. Causes of abuses that had been detected by other groups, including the Departments of Agriculture and Justice, were investigated. The review was conducted at the Food and Nutrition Service headquarters in Washington, D.C., and at the regional offi...