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Fran Smith's Briefing Sponsored by the Congressional Sugar Reform Caucus

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Fran Smith's Briefing Sponsored by the Congressional Sugar Reform Caucus

U.S. sugar policy: The cost to American consumers

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The U.S. sugar program, with its restrictions on supply, high price supports, and import quotas, raises costs to consumers, causes significant job losses in confectionery and other sweetener-using industries, and disrupts the sugar supply.  

Presentation of Fran Smith April 21 2011