Colorado State Grange
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Resolutions expressing the viewpoints of members are sent to the State Convention, and if adopted become State Grange policy. Resolutions adopted on national issues are forwarded to the National Grange Convention for delegate action, and when approved become National Grange legislative policies.
THE PARTS OF A RESOLUTION
Resolution No. 1
WHEREAS, funds appropriated to USDA often give the impression to many people not associated with farming that these funds go directly to the farmer for his personal use; and
WHEREAS, many public programs such as school lunch, forest service, meat inspection and food stamps are federal programs funded by USDA; therefore be it
RESOLVED, that the Grange urge that USDA programs be separated and listed as to amount of money received and all other means be used to promote a clearer understanding between consumers and farmers concerning USDA appropriations.
|last updated: 27-Mar-2019|