As the contest proceeded, public interest increased and the entire country watched to see which company would win the big government subsidies through the mountains.
— John Moody

The correlation between poverty and obesity can be traced to agricultural policies and subsidies.
Michael Pollan subsidies quote

The U.S. and Iraq will work together next year to shift Iraqi resources from unproductive subsidies to productive uses that enable Iraqis to earn livelihoods.
— Zalmay Khalilzad

We believe the Senate language provides for federal subsidies for abortions. Plus there's a language in there where you have to pay one dollar per month, every enrollee, to pay for a fund for reproductive rights which include abortion. And that's totally against federal law. So we are saying take that out.
— Bart Stupak

At a time when going to college has never been more important, it's never been more expensive, and our nation's families haven't been in this kind of financial duress since the great depression. And so what we have is just sort of a miraculous opportunity simply by stopping the subsidy to banks when we already have the risk of loans. We can plow those savings into our students. And we can make college dramatically more affordable, tens of billions of dollars over the next decade.
— subsidies quotation by Arne Duncan