BEIRUT: Parliament's Public Works, Transport, Energy and Water Committee is set to convene Wednesday to pass a measure to subsidize
heating oil, following a number of protests by people demanding assistance to heat their homes this winter.
They also note that widespread building regulations requiring developers to provide parking for each new shop, office, and apartment effectively subsidize
One common argument for corporate welfare is that Japan and Europe subsidize
their corporations, compelling U.
The cities of Vienna and Munich now subsidize
the cost of cloth diapers to offset costs incurred by municipal waste disposal, says Rick Froese, a cloth diaper manufacturer and exporter in Ontario, Canada.
Supervisor Antonovich believes it's not an appropriate use of taxpayer dollars to subsidize
housing for a registered sex offender living near two schools.
taxpayers are tapped to subsidize
loans and loan guarantees used to finance the export of auto manufacturing overseas.
Should students be forced to subsidize
If a federal backstop were created, some respondents said it would allow them to write new business in coastal areas and states where they do not normally write, perhaps Florida, but it also would force noncoastal and low-risk homeowners to subsidize
homes for those in high-risk areas.
And that beats Fujioka's proposed alternative - that they further subsidize
the waste and corruption in City Hall.
Most European nations, having concluded that their native producers face an uphill struggle, now subsidize
filmmaking, and many, like France and Spain, place quotas on the importation of foreign films.
Re ``Illegals subsidize
Social Security'' (April 5):
That perspective explains why the Bush administration has worked to subsidize
the growth of Mexico's industrial base.
And, to add insult to injury, he stated, federal programs subsidize
natural disasters, but "if you get bombed, you get nothing.
district court judge ruled that it is illegal to require employees working on federally financed construction projects to put money into a special fund in order to subsidize
the bids of union contractors.
Bush also boasted of his administration's efforts to subsidize
minority home ownership: "[W]e're providing down payment assistance.