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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Income, Earnings, and Poverty from the 2004 American Community Survey

Categories: Income/Poverty

Offers estimates of household income, earnings, and poverty for the nation, states, and localities. From the Census Bureau

Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2004

Categories: Health Insurance,Income/Poverty

Reports on changes in income, poverty, and health insurance coverage rates nationally and by such characteristics as age, race, Hispanic origin and region. From the Census Bureau.

Report of the Defense Task Force on Sexual Harassment and Violence at the Military Service Academies

Categories: Civil/Human Rights,Defense/Military,Education-Higher,Headlines

Report with recommendations from a Congressionally-mandated panel which found unacceptable levels of sexual harassment and violence at the Army and Navy Academies. Follows a previous investigation of the Air Force Academy

Joint Money Committee Speech, August 2005

Categories: Govt Finance,Virginia Issues

Annual speech of the Virginia governor to the Finance Committees of the House and Senate and the House Appropriations Committee on the state’s financial status at the beginning of the new fiscal year.

Actual General Fund Revenues for Fiscal Year 2005 and the State of the Virginia Economy

Categories: Govt Finance,Headlines,Virginia Issues

One of two annual reports to the General Assembly money committees on the state’s current financial condition and the budget and economic outlook. Provides details on the FY 2005 revenue surplus, which exceeded the forecasts by $544 million,

POWs and MIAs: Status and Accounting Issues

Categories: Defense/Military,History,Vietnam

Reviews the statistics and controversies involving prisoners of war and those missing in action from the Vietnam and Korean Wars, earlier 20th Century wars, and updates the issues to the wars in the Middle East. From the Congressional Research Service. Posted by the Federation of American Scientists

Policies that Distort World Agricultural Trade: Prevalence and Magnitude

Categories: Foreign Trade/Investment

Presents statistics on policies around the world that distort agricultural trade including such issues as market access, domestic crop supports, and export subsidies From the Congressional Budget Office.

Status of the Rural Health Clinic Program

Categories: Health/Medical

279 RHCs are located in areas that the federal government has not designated as underserved areas, while the other 39% are located in areas designated as urban by the Census Bureau. From the Office of the Inspector General of the Health and Human Services Department.

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