Tennessee Valley Authority Oversight: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Regional and Community Development of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, First Session, July 15, 16, and 30, 1985
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Regional and Community Development
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Page 783 - to improve the navigability and to provide for the flood control of the Tennessee River; to provide for reforestation and the proper use of marginal lands in the Tennessee
Page 879 - As early as 1809, Congress required that "All purchases and contracts for supplies or services. . .shall be made either by open purchase or by previously advertising for proposals." This preference for the competitive bid contract system
Page 362 - be equal to the computed average interest rate payable by the Treasury upon Its total marketable public obligations as of the beginning of said fiscal
Page 782 - clothed with the power of government but possessed of the flexibility and initiative of a private enterprise,'
Page 366 - the achievement of energy security for the United States is essential to the health of the national economy, the well-being of our citizens, and the maintenance of national security
Page 366 - of furthering the proper use, conservation, and development of the natural resources of the Tennessee Valley region, and
Page 263 - provides that no dam, appurtenant works, or other obstruction affecting navigation, flood control, or public lands or reservations may be constructed, operated, or maintained
Page 877 - has made — and will continue to make — a valuable contribution to the all-important task of shaping a forward-looking federal development policy which can serve America well not only for the rest of the 80's, but for many years to come. Once again, I commend Chairman