Betsy H. Newman

03/05/2017

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2016 Annual Report

The Western Rural Development Center's 2016 Annual Report includes highlights from theyear along with a message from Executive Director Don E. Albrecht.
 
From the Director: "I am aware that rural people lack the political clout to effectively address problems by themselves. Rural people comprise only about 15% of the U.S. population. Consequently, elected officials primarily represent urban populations and are most concerned about addressing urban interests and issues."