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Faith-Based Coalition Members Call On Senate Appropriators To Allocate $1.35B For Global Fund

Friends of the Global Fight: Faith-based Coalition Members Send Senate Appropriators Letter Championing Global Fund
“[Monday], 85 members of the Faith-based Coalition for Healthy Mothers and Children Worldwide sent a letter to Senate appropriators championing robust funding for the International Affairs account. … The letter states, ‘Our faith and compassion for the vulnerable compel us to advocate for continued U.S. leadership and funding to maintain this extraordinary progress to eradicate AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria,’ and concludes with a call to fund the Global Fund at the same level as FY 2016 and 2017: $1.35 billion” (8/28).