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Mon Feb 12, 2018, 04:55 PM

7. Wow. Check out this list.

Paraphrased here:
1. McGovern-Dole International Food for Education. . . (feeding schoolchildren in other countries)

2. Rural Business and Cooperative Service (loans and grants for increasing opportunities in rural communities.

3. Economic Development Administration ( grants to communities in support of locally-developed economic plans.

4. Manufacturing Extension Partnership (help for small and medium-sized manufacturers)

5. 21st Century Community Learning Centers ( before- and after-school programs and summer school programs)

6. Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (college preparation for low-income students)

7.Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (research to increase the effectiveness of health services.

8. Advanced Research Projects Agency (funds Energy Department research).

9. National Wildlife Refuge Fund (compensates communities for lost tax revenue when federal gov. acquires their land) Hey- shouldn't this crowd WANT this kind of thing?


10. The Global Climate Change Initiative (you know, withdrawing from the Paris agreement )

11. The NASA Office of Education (grants to colleges and universities, museums and science centers. supposedly $ would be "redirected within NASA." . but for what purpose?

12. The Chemical Safety Board ( tasked with investigating accidents at chemical facilities) (Gee, THIS sounds like a good idea -NOT )

13. The Corporation for National and Community Service ( funds service opportunities, promotes volunteering mhelps nonprofit organizations )

14. The Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which funds public television and radio stations including Public Broadcasting Service and NPR.

15. The Institute of Museum and Library Services ( funds museums and libraries nationwide )

16. The Legal Services Corporation (a nonprofit providing egal assistance for low-income individuals)

17. The National Endowment for the Arts.

18. The National Endowment for the Humanities.

19. The Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation, which funds community development projects nationwide.

20. The Denali Commission, the Delta Regional Authority and the Northern Border Regional Commission ( infrastructure and economic projects in particular areas).

21. The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (U.S. goods and services for foreign projects.)(WHAT?)

22. The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, a BIPARTISAN think tank on international affairs and foreign policy.

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