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USDA Spends $642,776 to Turn College Students Into ‘Internationally Minded Citizens’

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

‘Excellence in thought must be cultivated’

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Food Stamp Beneficiaries Decline, Still Exceed 45 Million

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Number has been over historic benchmark for 52 straight months

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USDA Spent Housing Funds on Christmas Parties, Trips to Six Flags

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Rental assistance for the elderly spent on alcohol

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Feds to Stop Calling Midget Raisins ‘Midget’

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Removing word from U.S. standards after complaints from activist group

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Feds Spend $150,000 to Teach Rural Mainers How to Cook

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

‘Culturally and socially sensitive’ lessons to fight obesity

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$444 Million Later, USDA Only Achieved 1.5 Percent of its Goal to Update IT System

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Project 2 years overdue, $140 million over budget

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Feds Have No Idea If $4 Billion Farmers Program Does Anything

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Initiative questioned for more than three decades (Updated)

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USDA Spends $900,000 to Teach ‘Meta-Thinking’ About Water to Children

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Rap songs, spoken-word performances emphasize getting kids ‘thinking about their minds’

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Audit: ‘Broad and Pervasive Mismanagement’ of USDA Farmers Program

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

OIG questioned $38.2 million meant for ‘socially disadvantaged farmers’

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USDA Promotes Terrifying Body Exhibit to Fight Childhood Obesity

Friday, March 27th, 2015

45-foot by 50-foot exhibit necessary because ‘our children are flunking eating’