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Federal funding

Federal funding is funding provided to an entity by the United States Federal Government. Entities which accept federal funding often have a conflict of interest when it comes to issues dealing with the government, because they don't want to lose their funding. Insidious forms of federal funding include:

Recipients of federal funding are subject to terms and conditions beyond those that are imposed on society at large. For example, Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments Act of 1972 imposes requirements on all aspects of a school (including sports and other extracurricular activities) even if just one department receives federal funding.[1]

See also

References

  1. Grove City College v. Bell, 465 U.S. 555 (1984).