Full Committee Hearing

Responding to the Global Food Crisis


Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2008 Time: 09:30 AM Location: 419 Dirksen Senate Office Building Presiding: Senator Joseph Biden

Member Statements


  1. Senator Richard Lugar (Republican - IN)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Henrietta H. Fore
    Administrator and Director
    Foreign Assistance Agency for International Development
    Washington , DC
  2. The Honorable Edward P. Lazear
    Chairman
    Council of Economic Advisers, Executive Office of the President
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. The Honorable Josette Sheeran
    Executive Director World Food Programme
    United Nations
    Rome , Italy
  2. The Honorable M. Peter McPherson
    President
    National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges
    Washington , DC
  3. Mr. Jim Lyons
    Vice President for Policy and Communication
    Oxfam America
    Washington , DC

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