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Blog Post, Online Resource Highlight Global Health Funding In SFOPs Appropriations Bill

Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks”: Global health programs see little rise; family planning slashed in Senate subcommittee bill
Rabita Aziz, policy research coordinator for the Center for Global Health Policy, highlights global health-related funding in the FY 2016 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations bill, approved this week by the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (7/8).

Kaiser Family Foundation: Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Approves FY 2016 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Bill
According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, “…Committee Majority and Minority statements indicate that funding in the bill for global health would total $8.47 billion, $287 million above both the president’s request and $14 million above the FY 2015 enacted level” (7/8).

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