Investigation of the Tennessee Valley Authority: Report of the Joint Committee on the Investigation of the Tennessee Valley Authority, Congress of the United States, Pursuant to Public Resolution No. 83 (75th Congress) Creating a Special Joint Congressional Committee to Make an Investigation of the Tennessee Valley Authority Together with the Minority Views of Mr. Davis, Mr. Jenkins, and Mr. Wolverton, and the Individual Views of Mr. Jenkins, Volume 1
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1939
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Accounting Accounting Office additional Administrator agencies Agricultural Alabama allocation amount annual appears applicable appropriation approved Authority's average basis Board Borrower capacity capital cents charges Commission committee companies completed Congress construction contracts cooperatives Corporation cost County dams dated depreciation determine direct distribution economic effect Electric Electric Power employees energy engineers estimated evidence exhibit expense facilities fact farm Federal fertilizer figures fiscal fixed flood control Government increase indicates industry interest investment James Lawrence Fly June 30 kilowatt kilowatt-hours land lines load loss majority materials methods mills Mississippi Morgan municipalities navigation necessary operation percent period phosphate plant possible practice present President production purchase rates reasonable record relating representing River rural showing statement studies supply Tenn Tennessee Valley Authority tion transmission United utilities
Page 116 - ... supplies as have been mined or produced in the United States, and only such manufactured articles, materials, and supplies as have been manufactured in the United States...
Page 4 - Administrator to be issued hereunder and for such purpose the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized to use as a public debt transaction the proceeds from the sale of any securities issued under the Second Liberty Bond Act, as amended, and the purposes for which securities may be issued under such Act, as amended, are extended to include any purchases of such notes and obligations.
Page 17 - In short, this power development of war days leads logically to national planning for a complete river watershed involving many States and the future lives and welfare of millions. It touches and gives life to all forms of human concerns.
Page 77 - ... utility districts and cooperative nonprofit, or limited-dividend associations organized under the laws of any State or Territory of the United States, for the purpose of financing the construction and operation of generating plants, electric transmission and distribution lines or systems for the furnishing of electric energy to persons in rural areas who are not receiving central station service...
Page 355 - Each member shall hold office for a term of six years, except that (1) any member appointed to fill a vacancy occurring prior to the expiration of the term for which his predecessor was appointed, shall be appointed for the remainder of such term; and...
Page 3 - States, and such guaranty shall be expressed on the face thereof, and such bonds shall be lawful investments, and may be accepted as security, for all fiduciary, trust, and public funds, the investment or deposit of which shall be under the authority or control of the United States or any officer or officers thereof.
Page 70 - In the appointment of officials and the selection of employees for said Corporation, and in the promotion of any such employees or officials, no political test or qualification shall be permitted or given consideration, but. all such appointments and promotions shall be given and made on the basis of merit and efficiency.