Rising Coffee Prices and the Federal Response: Joint Hearings Before Certain Subcommittees of the Committee on Government Operations and the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, Ninety-fifth Congress, First Session, February 22 and 23, 1977

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Page 70 - Contraindications: Peripheral vascular disease, coronary heart disease, hypertension, impaired hepatic or renal function, sepsis, and pregnancy.
Page 1 - COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE, Washington, DC. The subcommittees met, pursuant to notice, at 9:35 am, in room 1300, Longworth House Office Building, Hon.
Page 347 - Agreement are : 1414 1 . to achieve a reasonable balance between world supply and demand on a basis which will assure adequate supplies of coffee at fair prices to consumers and markets for coffee at remunerative prices to producers and which will be conducive to long-term equilibrium between production and consumption ; 2.
Page 69 - The sufferer is tremulous and loses his self-command, he is subject to fits of agitation and depression. He loses colour and has a haggard appearance. As with other such agents, a renewed dose of the poison gives temporary relief, but at the cost of future misery'.
Page 98 - Ask not what your country can do for you but rather what you can do for your country".
Page 42 - I ask unanimous consent that my entire statement be included in the record, and I will just address myself to portions of it.
Page 307 - Mr. Chairman, I have a question I would like to direct to Mr.
Page 328 - Office ("GAO") studies that had been commissioned by the Commerce, Consumer, and Monetary Affairs Subcommittee of the House Government Operations Committee, following that Subcommittee's hearings on the issue on May 16, 1989. See GAO Report, GAO/GGD 89-1 10. Tax Administration: Missing Independent Contractors...
Page 65 - Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology in the University of Pennsylvania Health System.
Page 64 - There is no doubt that a certain degree of tolerance (Colton et al, 1968) and of psychic dependence (ie, habituation) develops to the xanthine beverages. This is probably true even in those individuals who do not partake to excess. However, the morning cup of coffee is so much a part of American and European dietary habit that one seldom looks upon its consumption as a drug habit, and there is no evidence that the practice is in any way harmful. The feeling of well-being and the increased performance...

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