- McDonald's -
It's called the 'Market Access Program.'
Posted by: MDG on February 29, 19100 at 17:06:47:
In Reply to: Presidential Candidate Criticizes McDonald's posted by Gaskins Supporter on February 29, 19100 at 13:40:06:
: Senator John McCain on a Sunday morning network tv show stated
: that the American taxpayer should not be subsidizing the advertising
: of McDonald's hamburgers overseas to the tune of several hundred
: million a year.
McCain was referring to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's "Market Access Program,", which uses public money to, among other things, subsidize McDonalds, Burger King, and other corporate giants' overseas advertising.